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Install Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Retail On VirtualBox with Windows 7 or Windows 8

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Today. I’ll show you how to setup Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Retail on VirtualBox.
You can actually install and run OS X on any Intel-based and Amd proccesor with a program called VirtualBox . VirtualBox is a powerful x86 and AMD64/Intel64 virtualization product for home use and free Version. One problem with VirtualBox is not support 128 mb Vram .

After Apple has released Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite retail version Build 14A389. Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite features a redesigned interface, powerful built-in apps, and some amazing connections between your Mac and iOS devices. Prospective users will need 2GB of RAM and 8GB of storage space.

Yosemite 10.10 2015 Image:
Google Drive: https://goo.gl/k0sFVp

Running MAC OS X 10.10 on your Windows desktop or Linux will take a bit of work, but it’s easy to do and the final product is awesome. To see what the whole setup will look like when you’re done, check out the video below. Follow the instructions below to set it up for yourself.

What all Required to Run Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Retail On VirtualBox Image on Windows

Hardware:
CPU Processors: ( i3, i5 processors are more preferable).
Ram: 3 GB RAM (1,5 GB for VirtualBox)
Hard-drive space: 20 GB
Display: Intel HD (or Higher)
OS: Windows (7 or 8 or 10) and Linux
MainBoard: Support Hardware Virtualization Technology (VT).

Software:
VirtualBox: VirtualBox 4.3.18 or 5.0
Image: Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Retail VirtualBox Image
Winrar x64-520

Steps to Use Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Retail On VirtualBox Image on Windows

Step 1: Download Image and Extract file with Winrar or 7zip

You can download winrar at Rarlab then install it. Put all file at same place, Right click part 1 then select Extract here.

Step 1: Extract image with Winrar

Step 1: Extract image with Winrar

Step 2: Install VirtualBox

VirtualBox 4.0

VirtualBox 4.0

Step 3: Create New Virtual Machine

Name: Your Guest Machine Name (My Name:Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite)
Type: Mac OS X
Version: Mac OS X 10.10
Memory size is 2.5 GB( 2560 MB)

Select “Use an existing virtual hard drive file” then Open “Mac OS X Yosemite.vdi” or “Yosemite.vmdk” (your download file).

Add VirtualBox Disk

Add VirtualBox Disk

Open Setting – System – Enable EFI

Edit VirtualBox

Edit VirtualBox

Step 4: Add Code to VirtualBox with Command Prompt (cmd)

Open the Command Prompt (cmd) in Windows with Run as Administrator then Paste this code:

cd "C:\Program Files\Oracle\Virtualbox"

VBoxManage.exe modifyvm "Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite" --cpuidset 00000001 000306a9 04100800 7fbae3ff bfebfbff

VBoxManage setextradata "Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite" "VBoxInternal/Devices/efi/0/Config/DmiSystemProduct" "MacBookPro11,3"

VBoxManage setextradata "Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite" "VBoxInternal/Devices/efi/0/Config/DmiSystemVersion" "1.0"

VBoxManage setextradata "Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite" "VBoxInternal/Devices/efi/0/Config/DmiBoardProduct" "Iloveapple"
VBoxManage setextradata "Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite" "VBoxInternal/Devices/smc/0/Config/DeviceKey" "ourhardworkbythesewordsguardedpleasedontsteal(c)AppleComputerInc"

VBoxManage setextradata "Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite" "VBoxInternal/Devices/smc/0/Config/GetKeyFromRealSMC" 1

 

Add code to cmd

Add code to cmd

Done! Play your OS X on VirtualBox (about 5min)

Yosemite Virtualbox Welcome

Yosemite Virtualbox Welcome

New Tutorial: How to Install macOS High Sierra on VirtualBox on Windows

Enable VT-X in BIOS to fix this error: “VT-x is disabled in the BIOS for both all CPU modes”

 

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Techsviewer

Hi. I am very happy to welcome you my friends. Myself John, and I am a founder & admin of Techsviewer.com. I love to spend time to writing useful tech posts for people and that is the main reason behind the development of the blog. Blogging is my hobby and I am doing it for part time. I am full time worker who is working as an administrator in system & network.

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49 Comments on "Install Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Retail On VirtualBox with Windows 7 or Windows 8"

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Vishnu
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Thanks. It really worked

Vishnu
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i got the error http://prntscr.com/g8r3e5

netgoogle
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not working for me

GameappleHD
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Asad
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I have followed every step as instructed above. But when I press Start it’s giving me an error as shown in the screenshot link below. Please note that I’m using Windows 7 and I don’t have a CD/DVD drive.

I badly need help.

Screenshot link: http://prntscr.com/f44pqc

Bahadir
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Do we uncheck the “enable EFI” option or leave it as checked?
I’m getting a black screen.. no progress whatsoever..

mohamedmadney
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is this proplem solve or not now i have the sam issue

Jonathan
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I get an error efiboot loaded from device.

Faym
Guest

this is what happens when I paste the code
VBoxManage.exe: error: Could not find a registered machine named ‘Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite’

Chris
Guest

hi

Chris
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I have windows 10 but i want to see what you can do on OS X

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