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rye

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Oh no, I formatted drive using disk utility to apfs, and the USB installer using mountefi with open core? Is it possible its one of my kexts, or maybe I didn’t do it right
 

Feartech

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Oh no, I formatted drive using disk utility to apfs, and the USB installer using mountefi with open core? Is it possible its one of my kexts, or maybe I didn’t do it right
in diskutility, click on view and sthen choose show all devices

erase the entire drive as hfs
 

rye

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Motherboard
Asus vivobook flip 14 (tp410u)
CPU
i5 7200u
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HD 620
Mac
  1. MacBook Pro
Mobile Phone
  1. iOS

rye

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And I can’t do the entire drive as I still need windows for school until I get everything fully working
 

Feartech

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Sorry, what is hfs?
format-drive.png
 

rye

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rye

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Asus vivobook flip 14 (tp410u)
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Still gets stuck at the same spot, could this be an issue with Kexts or drivers?
 

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rye

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Should I try an older version of MacOS?
 

Feartech

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Still gets stuck at the same spot, could this be an issue with Kexts or drivers?
do you have a full installer? or are you using the recovery installer?
 

rye

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do you have a full installer? or are you using the recovery installer?
Um, I downloaded the big surf install media from the App Store on my Macbook
 
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