Hello! Welcome to another article, in this article, I am going to show you how to install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Player on Windows 7/8/10. As you know that macOS Mojave is one of the most popular operating systems For the Mac Apple system. And macOS Mojave is the 15th major release For Mac or Apple Laptop or Desktop, and Macintosh computers. The successor of the macOS High Sierra before macOS Mojave was announced at WWDC and was published for the public in 2019. And macOS Mojave brings several desktop Apps for all the operating systems. As you learned how install macOS Mojave on VirtualBox and Windows? it is the best method before going to run the original version of macOS on your computers or desktop. Therefore, you can run the developer on the VirtualBox Machine.
macOS Mojave 10.14 is consist of high and new features which is newly added for users. Such as Dark mode before the users were only using the light mode. But now the dark mode is also having a high view inside Apple. And you can not run macOS Mojave 10.14 on 32-Bit updates Apps. Because in the future you might face any problem during the updates. In macOS Mojave, these alerts will appears every 30 days.
One good news for macOS Mojave Users that. It will convert Solid States Drives (SSD)and Hard disk (HDD)from HFS to APS and used to have a good performance on SDD. When you are running 64-Bit of Windows operating system on your computer. And with 6 or 8 GB of RAM, whether that should be SDD, HDD. You can easily run macOS Mojave on that.
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Download the required files of macOS Mojave 10.14 for VMware and steps of Installation
- Create a macOS Mojave ISO Image file
- macOS Mojave Final APFS (One Full – Google Drive)
- macOS Mojave 10.14 Unlocker for VMware Workstation: Download Link
To install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation Player what does your system required for installing the macOS Mojave on that.
- At least 2 GB of RAM or more than 2 GB
- More than 12.5 Disk Space or storage for upgrading OS X
- At least 18.5 GB Disk space for upgrading macOS high sierra
- 2 GB of Graphic Card
- 256 GB Graphic Memory
- Virtualization should be Enable from the BIOS system
System Requirements for installing macOS Mojave
- MacBook (Retina)
- MacBook Air
- 2 MacBook Pro
- Mac Mini
- iMac Pro
- Mac Pro
Download macOS Mojave 10.14
When you have download macOS Mojave 10.14. you can download the image the file from the upper link which I have mentioned for you on the article. The file is compressed by WinRAR you need to unzip that, for that, you should download and install Winrar or 7 Zip. After the installation of this software, select the downloaded Image file of macOS Mojave then Right-click there and press on Extract Here. Or you can Extract the image file to any other Place also. When the compression or extraction is finished continue the next process.
Step to install VMware Workstation Player
VMware Workstation Player is not free you can buy that and install that after installation License. But you can use that for 15 Days Trial. Don’t worry instead of VMware Player you can use VMware Workstation Pro. Because you can purchase that freely. you can download VMware Workstation Player and VMware Workstation Pro 15 from the upper given link freely. After that, you downloaded the software double click on and open the setup and complete the process of installation and Finish.
Install Patch Tool on VMware Player
Before going to install the Patch Tool you need to download this tool. As I have given the download link in the download section you can download that freely. And unzip that with WinRaR or 7 Zip. After that, unzipped is completed go to Unlocker folder Right-Click select Win-install. Therefore, you need to run that as an Administrator. Why you are installing this tool? the reason is that macOS is not incomplete without this tool during the creating new Virtual machine or installing the macOS on the Virtual machine you will face a problem. If you should install this tool, so there will not be any Error.
Note: Before installing the tool close the Virtual machine. After that, run the installation.
Create a New Virtual Machine on VMware
Step 1. for creating a new Virtual machine open VMware Workstation Player. Press on Create a new Virtual Machine.
Step 2. Before going to this all you need to create an existing folder for macOS Mojave, for example. You can create the folder on Desktop or any other drive. But in this Step Select, I will install the operating system later. The Virtual machine will be created with a blank hard disk” and click Next. And on the next window select the Guest operating system, then select Apple Mac OS X and select the Version, and click Next.
Step 3. In this step name the Virtual Machine. For example, I have written the name of Virtual machine macOS Mojave 10.14. It is optional the name which you like you can choose that, then select the location and click Next. on the next window, you will Specify disk Capacity then select the Maximum disk size. I have selected 25 GB for installation. Select Store Virtual disk as a single file, then click Next. Install that on the folder which you have created on Desktop because further. You will have some edit on it.
Step 4. After this all, now you are ready to create a Virtual machine, for that click on Finish to Create.
Edit Virtual Machine settings on VMware
Step 5. Open macOS Mojave 10.14 Virtual Machine then click on Edit Virtual machine Settings. Try to set the settings correctly to have great performance for installation.
Step 6. Increase the memory size, and specify the amount of memory allocated to this virtual machine. The memory size must be multiple of 4 MB. I recommend you to increase the size from 2 GB up to 4 GB memory for this virtual machine.
Step 7. Increase the CPU Processors the exist of Core is 2 but you should boost up from 2 Core up to 4 Core to have high and good performance. And for this, all settings click OK to save the settings for macOS Mojave 10.14.
Step 8. in this select Hard Disk (SATA) and Remove that. For this all click Ok to save the settings.
Step 9. Again Open Edit Virtual machine for more settings of the hard disk. When the Hard disk is removed you need to create a new Hard disk for macOS Mojave 10.14. For that select, the Add, from below section then select Hard disk, then click Next. After that, Select SATA (Recommended) from Select a Disk Type and click Next.
Step 10. In this step, you will see three option but you should select the second one (Use an existing Virtual disk) and click Next.
Step 11. In this step Browse for MacOs Mojave 10.14 and click Open for the Existing disk file and click Finish.
Edit VMX file on macOS Mojave 20.14
Before going to run macOS Mojave on VMware Virtual machine. You need one more thing to edit that. In this step, you will be asked to modify the VMX file on VMware Virtual machine. Now go to macOS Mojave 10.14 folder then select the existing file then Open with>Notepad. One thing more than if you didn’t specify the location then the location is Document>Virtual Machine.
Right>Click on macOS Mojave 10.14 and open that with Notepad. When the VMX file is opened you will see lots of codes there. Scroll down using your mouse or keyboard at the bottom of the Notepad and Copy paste this Below Codes at the last then select Save from the menu and close Notepad.
smc.version = “0”
Now run Installation of macOS Mojave on VMware
Step 1. Firstly when all the settings are done, now it is time to run the setup for that open VMware Player then Click Play Virtual Machine.
Step 2. In this welcome screen, you will be asked to choose your Region. Therefore, select your Region I have chosen the United States then press Continue.
Step 3. Select your keyboard layout, then click continue. Or if you want more Keyboard layout’s so clicking on show all to appear the list of all Keyboard for you.
Step 4. Your Mac isn’t connected to the internet. Some services require an internet connection. To choose the different configuration click try again. To set up these services later, click Continue. If you are connected to the internet automatically it will update new tools new latest version. It is optional I have chosen the third option “My computer does not connect to the internet” and click Continue.
Step 5. Read carefully about Data & Privacy and click Continue.
Step 6. In this step, you will be asked about the transformation method. For example, how you want to transfer your Information. Select the third option. “Don’t Transfer any information Now” and click Continue.
Step 7. Here you will be asked, I have read and agree to the macOS software License Agreement. Now click on Agree and again click Agree.
Step 8. Fill the Full Name, Account Name, Password, And password Hint. And if you want to change the Time Zone check out the Box and change the Time Zone then if not, click Continue.
Step 9. In this window, you don’t want any action just click Continue.
Choose Your Look for macOS
Step 10. In this Window, you will be asked to choose your theme mode. Newly the macOS Mojave 10.14 added dark mode in it. There are two modes one of them is Light Mode then the second one is Dark. It is optional whether you are selecting Light one or the Dark one. When you select the mode then click Continue.
Step 11. On the Next window, you will see setting up your Mac. Just wait a while till the time your Mac setting should be set. And in this window, you will see beautiful screen wallpaper of macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Player.
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