You board is >>this one<< I guess. This means you are using both a different Audio and Network module. Do you use the corresponding settings and kext files? If not, you should try that.Can you elaborate on "Will boot 3 times during install"? I have very similar hardware and I'm attempting a clean install of Catalina. I'm able to get through "most" of the install process for the install from the USB. I get screen with a countdown from 20min - 2min, a spinning circle and a reboot. I have the option to boot into a "data" version of the drive that comes up in Clover. After that I am lost. I can't boot from the SSD I think where most of the install has taken place. Everything is the same as the plist.config you said to use, and I just updated it to use iMac17,1.
I've attempted to select the
Currently when I try to boot to the SSD, from the usb boot I get hung after "Notice - new kext com.apple.driver.KextExcludeList, v15.1.1 matches prelinked kext but cant determine if executables are the same (no UUIDs).
Hi, did you do the steps that was outlined in post 1? Be aware you have a different audio/LAN on your board, did you use the respective kexts for these?I tried update from High Sierra to Catalina but it doesn't boot. Can you please share your EFI folder? I tried an EFI from another forum. But it loads to the middle of the Apple logo and then black screen. I tried verbose mode. This is the last time before the reboot:
Thank you for taking the time to try to help me.Hi, did you do the steps that was outlined in post 1? Be aware you have a different audio/LAN on your board, did you use the respective kexts for these?