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Hi there!
I'm a newbie to the concept of installing a Mac OS on alternative hardware. Please bear with me :)
I have a Lenovo Thinkpad x250 with 5th generation i7-5600U CPU, 16GB RAM, and
Intel HD Graphics 5500. (I'd be glad to add any additional hardware details if needed)
My goal is to have a dual boot machine - Mojave and Win 10. I have two separated physical drives.
I've tried different methods, but none was stable to be operable.
If anyone of you has the experience with this specific model it will be really great to hear your opinion.

Thanks!

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