It is now possible and remarkably easy to use OS X on VMware following Apple’s live changing move geared towards improving its OS X software for desktop operating system. This tutorial provides a clear and systematic guideline to downloading and installing Mac OS X El Capitan on a Windows PC.
In these scenario I will be using VMware Workstation 12 Player on a Windows 10 Pro 64-bit machine. Installing, OS X 10.11.3 El Capitan.
- Check your BIOS to make sure Virtualization is enabled.
- Check the hardware requirements to make sure your Windows PC is strong and compatible enough to run Mac OS X system.
Steps to Install OS X 10.11 El Capitan on VMware on PC
Step 1: Download the OS X image and Mac OS X Unlocker for VMware. Also, you will need VMware Player and 7-zip.
Step 2: Install VMware Player.
Step 3: Extract Unlocker and patch the VMware using Unlocker.
Look for the files you downloaded; Right Click on unlocker compressed file, Click Extract to “unlocker”.
Open folder container; Right Click on install.cmd, Click Run as Administrator:
Step 4: Create New Virtual Machine.
Open VMware Player then click on “Create New Virtual Machine”,
Go to “Installer disc image file (iso):”, Click on “Browse“,
Select OS X image file, then click “Open“,
Select “Apple MAC OS X“, select the “Version“, click on Next,
Here you can change the VMware files location, click “Next“,
If you don’t want to change anything, just keep clicking “Next“,
Click on “Finish“,
Step 5: Edit the .VMX file.
Open your .vmx file with Notepad:
Copy then Paste this code:
smc.version = "0"
Step 6: All good! Now you can play your with OS X on VMware using a Windows PC.