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UniBeast: Install macOS High Sierra on Any Supported Intel-based PC

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When the install finished, I nonetheless ended up with an APFS formatted drive again. Did I miss something?
Here's a brief video guide that may help you to figure out how to prevent APFS conversion.


It would probably be best to do this all on the same PC that you plan to do the install on.
 
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Here's a brief video guide that may help you to figure out how to prevent APFS conversion.


It would probably be best to do this all on the same PC that you plan to do the install on.
I haven't had time to try again yet, but the video you posted very likely pointed out my problem. When I put in the No-Convert command into Terminal, it didn't return any information for several seconds, so I just assumed what needed to be done was done and went on the to the next step of rebooting. Contrary, the video shows that the terminal will return an acknowledgement when the script is done.

I conclude that my ignorance about Terminal operations was what lead me to failure. I simply didn't wait long enough after triggering the No-Convert script before rebooting, which meant that the No-Convert script didn't complete. I'll try again in several hours.
 
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Confirmed. My problem was that I rebooted before the No-Convert script completed. Successful HFS+J High Sierra installation. Thank you!

Now I move on to trying to solve my audio problem (no audio devices detected, likely due to z370 board). But it looks like that'll be the last hurdle.
 
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STEP 4: Install macOS High Sierra
You're almost done! All you need to do is boot from the USB drive and install! For best results, insert the USB in a USB 2.0 port.

1. Turn on the computer
2. Press the hotkey to choose boot device (F12 for Gigabyte motherboards, F8 for ASUS motherboards, F11 for ASrock motherboards)
3. Choose USB

4. At Clover boot screen, choose Boot OS X Install from Install macOS High Sierra
5. When you arrive at the Installer, choose language.

If you have issues reaching the installer, you can use spacebar on boot screen to enter alternate boot modes such as verbose and safe mode. For more instructions on entering boot flags see Clover Basics and Switching Advice.
Im having issues here as above can't reach the installer (cursor and black screen). So, Ive selected verbose and safe mode but nothings happen still seeing cursor and black screen. Please help me fix this issue. Thanks!
 

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Profiles are mandatory so that others can assist you.
Please update your profile (account details) with your Motherboard, CPU and iGPU or Graphics Card(s).
If you have a prebuilt computer enter make and model instead of motherboard.
Im having issues here as above can't reach the installer (cursor and black screen). So, Ive selected verbose and safe mode but nothings happen still seeing cursor and black screen.
This is a guide not a help thread, you should open a new thread of your own in High Sierra Desktop Support.
 

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I have asus rog gl-552jx. I have to the almost same problem as i have mentioned above with a photo pf the screen
Please provide complete details in your profile (account details).
Motherboard: limited to laptop manufacturer name, model, BIOS version and boot loader separated by "-", i.e. Dell XPS 13 9360 - 2.8.1 - Clover UEFI.

This is a Desktop Support forum - For help with your Laptop you should post in the relevant High Sierra Laptop Support forum.
 

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