As many of you guys know Apple launches products, every year Apple arrange a program know as Apple Worldwide Developers Conference(WWDC.). In this program, Apple introduces the new versions, software updates, and most importantly products.
At 2017 one of the software updates Apple shown to world was macOS High Sierra. The High Sierra is a new version of Mac. Every Apple products are better then it’s previous one. From the name of high Sierra, it is known that high it’s a new name and so a new version is also on process.
While introducing high Sierra Apple talked about some really fantastic features of macOS High Sierra such as improvement of Safari, Mail, and photos. Apple always thinks about its users so because of that in new macOS high Sierra Apple has updated Safari to automatically stop playing autoplay videos. And this has actually worked which is a huge feature for many of Apple users. But Facebook was a bit upset from this work of Apple, however, as the times goes on Facebook managed its self with the new system.
Apple announced that Amazon vides should be less than ten minutes in iPhone and other Apple devices. Apple also announced that safari will block adds from tracking users. When high Sierra was introduced in the market of the world, many websites were upset of Apple because they had no benefits in Mac 2017. We talked about many things Apple announced but let’s take about features.
Safari is an app from Apple and every time a new version comes safari also get updates and changes. By blocking ads and videos that could track Apple users shown that browsing has got better for everyone. Apple announced Amazon prime videos on Apple TVs are just 10 minutes and Apple neglected that many got upset. This system works so perfectly now.
Mostly we get confused while searching in the mail for our important documents but now Apple has made that more easy for the users. Search in the mail is now using Spotlight to identify your message you’re looking for is almost is at the top and if you’re into using mail-in full screen, well now Apple support Split vie for composing Windows it’s a great way to compose mail. And one more good news for high Sierra users, Mail is now more efficient than ever and it actually uses 35% less desk space for strong your mail now.
What’s new in macOS High Sierra 10.13.6
Now the biggest update in high Sierra is improvement in photos. Photos have some great and new editing tools in the left sidebar and the new view has exciting features too. At any time you view up at the gallery in the upper right you can filter by keywords, by your favorites and by just media types like videos. It’s just so easy to do what are you looking for. Apple has also improved faces, for what are you looking for to recognize far more faces automatically using an advanced convolutional neural network. At editing pictures, Apple has made changes, like all the editing tools, have been changed. To my point of you, l love this new system, now I can have my own favorite album created by me.
Virtual Machines are what they help to install and test every other operating system and software on your system without making changes to your real computer. Virtual Machines might seem a little complicated for a common user and for a person who is new in the computer world but in fact, if we write a whole section about the advantages of the virtual machines, it might be less to explain. In Virtual Machines, there’s a host and guest that the host is your PC and the guest is the virtual machine. You can create a virtual machine through many sources but the most popular is the software one that is VMware, VirtualBox. By the way, don’t be confused if someone asks you about VM that is the same virtual machine. So that all means that you can install macOS High Sierra on VMware on Windows PC.
Install macOS High Sierra on VMware on Windows PC
First of all, we all love to have High Sierra. At the starting of this article, we talked about the best features and what’s new in macOS High Sierra. After those explanations and information about those many features now might now be interested and you want to install macOS High Sierra to utilize these great features into your system.
High Sierra is so fantastic but the only problem for many peoples is that you need a powerful PC, powerful CPU, and some 8GB RAM. We cannot guarantee for succeeding with this installation if you don’t have a good PC and higher CPU this installation process may work or not and be careful to remember to enable VT-x or AMD on your computer.
Install VMware Workstation / Player on Windows
As we all know, day by day the world is getting developed and technology are also getting better day by day. So, therefore, Apple also introduced a new version and products new day by day. The latest version of VMware workstation is 15 as of today, but in future, if the version got updated you may use that but for now, what we have we will use that. And this version works best for now.
Without we talk more on it, first of all you need to install VMware workstation or player. It will be done soon so click Finish Botton to exit the installation.
Unlock VMware for MacOS installation
If you have not unlocked your VMware, your virtual machine and your VMware player VT-x or AMD on your PC yet, you should do that. And if you don’t want to do that you may face many problems during other steps in the process. By the way, we have given you some information about unlocking so check them also.
If you don’t want to unlock your VMware workstation or player it will not be able to run the new macOS. For unlocking open Unlocker 3.0 don’t forget to extract it.
- Before you do the unlocking process make sure your VMware workstation or player is not working.
- The next step is to go on Win-install and choose Run as administrator. When you will choose that it will open Command prompt running. And many codes you need for patching VMware workstation or player.
Create a New virtual machine
When patching is done, now it’s time to make a virtual machine. For setting up virtual machine go to VMware and click on New virtual machine or if you want you can press Ctrl+N. The new virtual machine wizard will open and you should select Typical (recommend) and click next.
In here from options select I will install the operating system later then click next.
On this Windows, select Apple Mac OS X. From operating system select macOS 10.13 And click next.
Select a name for your MacOS to be identified and select a location to place it. Click next.
The disk setting is not important because you can change that later click next.
This file is giving you a hint that your creating a new virtual machine process is going to succeed, click Finish to exit the wizard.
Edit The Virtual Machine Settings
Your virtual machine may not work if you don’t configure the virtual machine. For doing that go and click on virtual machine’s settings.
You have to increase the memory size for the virtual machine to 50% of your whole system’s memory. If you have 8GB select 4GB for the virtual machine.
Go to hard disk(SATA) and click on remove but remember don’t close the window settings.
After clicking on remove you should select add and select Hard Disk then click Next.
On the next window, click Next.
Click on Use an existing virtual disk. Click next for going to the next page.
Now choose the file by clicking browse and select the High Sierra VMDK then click Finish.
When adding the disk proses you may face a question, which will ask you do you want a newer format or you want the same(existing) format of virtual disk or not. You should select Keep existing format. And after a short while, the process will be done and you have to go to virtual machine settings and click OK.
Edit the VMX file
As all the users know the virtual machine and virtual machine files are one of the most essential things for every installing process. We need to have them in a safe place. If you have remembered we had a step in creating virtual machine which we had to say our location for virtual machine. We will do a little bit of changes in that, for example, we will edit the VMX file. But don’t worry we are not going back from the installation process, we will just make a few changes to your virtual machine.
Direct to the file where your virtual machine is located, right-click on the vmx file and Open with and click on Notepad on the file.
When you will click on notepad a file will open. In this file at the end of all command paste this.
smc.version = “0”
When it’s done, save it and close it.
Install macOS High Sierra on VMware
We have done all the hard parts and configuration parts so we are also done but the only process is to combine all our hard works in installing one brand new software update for our computer. Installing part goes on the easy side because the only thing you have to do is follow the instructions which we have provided. A new and interesting system will start running on your Mac. Without wasting your time we will star from turning on your virtual machine.
We put so much effort to make the virtual machine so because of that the opening process longer than other processes. But don’t worry the welcome page will appear soon. When it appeared choose your religion and click continue.
For keyboard choose any option which you are comfortable while typing.
This feature will ask you do want us to transfer any of your information to this Mac or not. You may choose any of sortable answer according to your situation but we recommend you to choose Don’t transfer any information now.
For opening and configuring almost all Apple products, you need to have Apple ID. And the same case with this, you need your Apple ID to sign in and after doing that click continue.
This terms and conditions don’t have any bad effects on your Mac. You can simply agree to that because we already have read that so no need that you should waste your time.
For doing almost the last part you need to write accurate details and press continue to go-ahead for the process.
Accept the Express setup and there’s no more remaining.
Likely you are done with the installation process and now your Mac is ready for you to use.
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