How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

Apple recently announced Mojave, a version of macOS 10.14 Beta 1, for developers. macOS 10.14 was called Mojave.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

Apple also released the latest version of High Sierra 10.13.5. macOS users can update and use existing macOS High Sierra 10.13.4/10.13.5 operating systems to macOS 10.14.

In our previous article, we updated/upgraded High Sierra 10.13.5 to Mojave 10.14. We used the Apple Developer Beta Access Utility to download the Mojave. In this article, we will install macOS Mojave 10.14 using VMware Workstation 15.0.3 on Windows 10.

For Mojave 10.14 innovations, visit https://www.apple.com/newsroom/2018/06/apple-introduces-macOS-mojave/.

If you have not done VMware installation on Windows before, you can browse the relevant article from here. Download VMware Workstation, VMware Unlocker and Mojave ISO file from the following links before proceeding to install Mojave on VMware.

   Updated (24 November 2018)

You can also install macOS Mojave 10.14.2 Beta 3 with VMware Workstation 15.0.3 by following the stages below.

How to Create a New Virtual Machine for Mojave on VMware Workstation 15.0.3

After downloading the necessary tools to your computer, open the VMware virtualization program and follow the stages below in order to create a new virtual machine for macOS Mojave 10.14.

   Step 1

When you want to create a new virtual machine for macOS Mojave on VMware you will see that there is no macOS option in the operating system selection window. So, to use a macOS operating system on VMware, you need to open the lock.

The VMware Unlocker program is used to unlock the macOS lock. Download VMware Unlocker 2.1.1 from the above links.

To unlock the macOS lock, first close the VMware Workstation 15.0.3 program.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 2

After unzipping the VMware Unlocker 2.1.1.zip file, run the win-install.cmd file as an administrator.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 3

Wait while VMware Unlocker configures the required configurations. This process takes a few seconds.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 4

Now, reopen VMware Workstation 15.0.3 Pro and click Create a new virtual machine.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 5

Select Custom (Advanced) and click on the Next button.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 6

Configure the virtual machine hardware compatibility as Workstation 14/15.x and click on the Next button.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 7

Select the I will install the operating system later option and click Next.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 8

After you unlock the macOS lock using VMware Unlocker 2.1.1, you can now see that Apple OS Mac OS X is the operating system selection window on VMware.

In the Version section, select macOS 10.14.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 9

Click on the Next button to continue installing Mojave with VMware.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 10

Running Mojave virtual machine on external hard disk will give you performance boost. Click the Browse button to store and run the virtual machine on another HDD.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 11

Insert your Portable HDD and click OK after creating a new folder.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 12

You can configure the virtual machine name as macOSMojave1014. Click on the Next button to continue creating a virtual machine for Mojave.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 13

The minimum processor requirement for running Mojave 10.14 is as shown in the following image. Depending on the hardware specifications of your computer, you can increase these values. Click Next to continue.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 14

For the macOS 10.14 virtual machine, specify the 4 GB RAM value and click on the Next button.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 15

Select NAT for the network settings of the virtual machine and click Next.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 16

Select LSI Logic for I/O Controller type and continue.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 17

Select SATA as the disk type and continue.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 18

To create a new virtual hard disk for the virtual machine, select Create a new virtual disk and click on the Next button.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 19

For disk configuration of the virtual machine, select the Store virtual disk as a single file option and click Next.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 20

Leave the virtual machine disk name as default and click Next.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 21

Open the hardware settings by clicking on the Customize Hardware button.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 22

Click Processors and check Virtualize Intel VT-x/EPT or AMD-V/RVI from the options on the right and click on the Close button.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 23

To add the macOS ISO file to the virtual machine, click on the CD/DVD (SATA) option and then the Browse button in the Use ISO image file.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 24

Select the ISO file you downloaded to your computer and click the Open button.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 25

Click the Close button to save the settings.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 26

Click the Finish button and complete the stage to create the virtual machine.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 27

Before installing macOS Mojave 10.14 with VMware Workstation 15.0.3, go to your virtual machine location and open macOSMojave1014.vmx.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 28

Add the [ smc.version = “0” ] code to the macOSMojave1014.vmx file and save the file.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3

After creating a new virtual machine for macOS 10.14 using VMware Workstation 15.0.3, follow the stages below in order to install macOS Mojave 10.14.

   Step 1

Open VMware Workstation and run the virtual machine you created.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 2

Wait while the virtual machine power on.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 3

Select the system language you want to use and click the Continue button.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 4

Select Disk Utility and click the Continue button.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 5

Select Virtual SATA Hard Drive Media and click the Erase button.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 6

In the Name field, type the disk name and click on the Erase button again.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 7

After completing the disk erase, click the Done button.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 8

Close the Disk Utility.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 9

Select Install macOS and click the Continue button.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 10

Click the Continue button to start the installation.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 11

Accept the license agreement.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 12

Click on the disk to be installed mac OS 10.14 and then click the Install button.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 13

Wait while the installation files are copying.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 14

The installation of macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware will be completed in about 45 minutes.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 15

After the installation is complete, your system will restart and the configuration settings will be opened.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 16

Select the keyboard layout you want to use and click the Continue button.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 17

Click the Continue button to accept the Apple privacy and security configuration.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 18

For a clean Mojave installation on VMware Workstation 14/15, select Don’t transfer any information now and click Continue.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 19

Click Set Up Later to sign in later on Apple.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 20

Create a new user account for macOS Mojave and click Continue.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 21

Click on the Continue button to allow Apple Maps other applications and to send your data to help improve Apple.

If you do not want this, you can configure your settings by clicking Customize Settings.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 22

Dark Mode is one of the most eye-catching features of macOS Mojave 10.14. Mojave changes your desktop experience based on daylight. Select the appearance you want to use and click the Continue button.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 23

Wait while the setup configures your settings.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Step 24

After successfully completing the stage of installing Mac OS 10.14 with VM Workstation 15.0.3, you can check the version from Apple Logo/About.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

How to Install VM Tools for Mojave

After installing Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3, you need to install VM Tools to use the virtual machine more efficiently. With VM Tools, you can exchange files between the host PC and the virtual machine, and also use the virtual machine in full-screen mode.

To install VM Tools on Mojave, you can click on the image below to browse through the related article.

How to Install macOS Mojave 10.14 on VMware Workstation 15.0.3 in Windows 10

   Final Word

In this article, we have installed Apple macOS Mojave 10.14 using the VM Workstation Pro virtualization program running on the Windows 10 Enterprise 64-bit operating system. In the next article, we will install Mojave 10.14 using Oracle VM VirtualBox. Thanks for following us!

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