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Clover v2 r1888 pkg + Win_USBTools 1.0

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Install to MBR+GPT on Mac: use Clover_v2_rXXXX_pkg.zip

Install to GPT EFI on Mac: use EFI_Tools_Clover_v2_rXXXX_EN.zip

Install to USB Fat32 on Win: use Win_USBTools-Fat32_Clover_v2_rXXXX.zip

Q/A If can't boot, set option FixDsdtMask = 0x0000 from GUI,

...... or ACPI/FixDsdtMask = 0x0000 in /EFI/config.plist.


How to install InstallESD.dmg to GPT. since r480.

First, you need to Restore InstallESD.dmg to disk by using Disk Utility.

Then, follow the stage 1 and stage 2 to install 10.7.x or 10.8.x to GPT, and auto-create the Recovery HD used for iCloud.

Stage 1

1.Remove kernelcache in InstallESD.dmg/Library/Preferences/SystemConfiguration/com.apple.Boot.plist.

Kernel Cache remove this line.

xxxxxxxxxxxxx remove this line.

2.Copy BaseSystem.dmg/System/Library/Extensions to partition of InstallESD.dmg and add other kexts (FakeSMC.kext).

3.Clover select to "Boot Mac OS X with extra kexts (skips cache)", and follow the installation with restart first time.

Stage 2

1.Remove kernelcache in target partition's /OS X Install Data/com.apple.Boot.plist.

Kernel Cache remove this line.

xxxxxxxxxxxxx remove this line.

( 10.7.x is /Mac OS X Install Data/com.apple.Boot.plist )

2.Copy InstallESD.dmg/System/Library/CoreServices and /mach_kernel to target partition's / .

3.Copy BaseSystem.dmg/System/Library/Extensions to target partition's / and add other kexts (FakeSMC.kext).

4.Boot to "OS X Install" with "Boot Mac OS X with extra kexts (skips cache)" and finish the installation.

(10.7.x is "Mac OS X Install")


Install Clover by using boot1h2 or boot1f32alt, after test done with 2 seconds.

Default boot to boot Clover EFI 64bit,

Press key 1 to boot1 for Chameleon

Press key 3 to boot3 for Clover EFI 32bit,

Press key 6 to boot6 for Clover EFI 64bit,

Clover EFI bootloader come from Slice @ ProjectOSX.CloverV2-logo.png

package by crazybirdy.

PKG will install for MBR as below.


?/EFI/ (folder)



and you may need to modify the setup files, refer to /EFI/config-sample.plist.


Put Extra kexts to /System/Library/Extensions and rebuild kernelcache.

Suggest to install Clover EFI to a SD card or flash drive with MBR HFS+, it works fine.

Only test on 64bits CPU, both 32bits and 64bits work fine with arch=i386 and arch=x86_64.

How to feedback to ProjectOSX:

Just take the Quiz to unlock access, and reply the Topic.


Any feedback, please follow the original web site.




Install boot1h2 to boot with Clover or Chameleon.




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by default without moving at all is already well

/EFI/BOOT/refit.config with timeout 5

/EFI/config.plist with DefaultBootVolumeMacHDD

but still does not work or boot timeout quiet

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Very good it worked, but it should be clearer in the pkg installation, or type so DefaultBootVolume=Name of the volume of your HD Mac Boot

Yet it worked thanks crazybirdy

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Hibernate mode not working!!!! i try with deepsleep and smartsleep but nothing.... Clover not start with /var/vm/sleepimage file... Only works in chameleon!!!!!

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can someone help me? im wanting to see if this fixes my issues. i have snowleopard and lion dual booted on harddrive enclosure. the lion boot loader for iatkios wont let me do any startup options on my asus x54c (k54c). i cant get it to boot on this correctly. i got lion to boot with some laptop boot cd thing. but my touchpad was not working..

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