OpenCore Hackintosh: Creating the Installer USB… Detailed Part One

Let’s take a look at an OpenCore Hackintosh, detailed part one. This is how you can build an OpenCore Hackintosh running Big Sur, in September 2021, with a Windows computer.


  1. Introduction (0:00)
  2. Prerequisites (2:07)
  3. The Rufus Method (10:45)
  4. Python (12:44)
  5. Download MacOS (13:26)
  6. Gathering files (16:10)
  7. Config.plist (23:57)
  8. Test it out and fix any issues reaching installer (32:28)
  9. Boot to MacOS installer (37:12)
  10. Success (38:55)

Warning – this is only for the fairly tech savvy individual to see the general outline of how an OpenCore installation may look. It is by no means a complete guide. For that, please reference the awesome guide here

  • CPU : Intel Core i7-4770 3.4 GHz Quad-Core Processor
  • Motherboard : Asus Z87-Pro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard
  • Memory : Corsair Vengeance Pro 32 GB (4 x 8 GB) DDR3-1600 CL9 Memory
  • Video Card : Asus NVIDIA GeForce GT 650 Ti 2 GB Video Card

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