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[Guide] HP 6200 Pro / 8200 Elite SFF Desktop - macOS Sierra / High Sierra Install Guide

Feartech

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Hello mate ,

i need help .
as far as i can see. the only way i can boot on the usb installer of high sierra is by making it with unibeast in legacy mode .
Been there ,done that.. booting now .

But apple logo is showing up , loading for 5 minutes , and then restarting .

What am i doing wrong ?

Is something from the BIOS setting ? Maybe the fact that GTX1050 is connected?
if you can boot in verbose mode (press spacebar at the clover screen and select verbose mode) it may be possible to something that may help
 
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if you can boot in verbose mode (press spacebar at the clover screen and select verbose mode) it may be possible to something that may help
i think i tried every possibility .some how everything works until it gets stuck at : please switch to xpc or bootstrap_check_in()


the it reboots ,and all over again .

Do you recommend any other way except unibeast ?

any help will be highly appreciated !
 

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i think i tried every possibility .some how everything works until it gets stuck at : please switch to xpc or bootstrap_check_in()


the it reboots ,and all over again .

Do you recommend any other way except unibeast ?

any help will be highly appreciated !
for the install, try adding nv_disable=1 in your boot arguments until you have installed macOS
 
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for the install, try adding nv_disable=1 in your boot arguments until you have installed macOS
tried everything .

absolute everything .after xpc , was showing me a panic no cpu ...

i gave up and followed the clone hdd way ., copied the efi files .
not working ..i have no idea what to do anymore ...
 

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tried everything .
absolute everything .after xpc , was showing me a panic no cpu ...
i gave up and followed the clone hdd way ., copied the efi files .
not working ..i have no idea what to do anymore ...
If you used Unibeast 8.40 to make your legacy installer, that was never tested for this guide. You could make a High Sierra installer with 8.3.2 instead and that is more likely to work.

 
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If you used Unibeast 8.40 to make your legacy installer, that was never tested for this guide. You could make a High Sierra installer with 8.3.2 instead and that is more likely to work.

Tkz a lot for help :)

Anyway . i succeeded to make a bootable clone of the HDD ,mount on the SSD .
Seems like it refused to work as APFS . It only works with the SSD formated as HSF+



I feel like i am having a new rocket now :)))


Take care and have a marvellous one !
 
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Before upgrading to High Sierra I was able to put into sleep (hibernate mode) my hp 8200 with El Capitan.
Now only display goes into sleep.
Is there any way to fix hibernate mode with 10.13.6 (17G13035) ?
 
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