Instruction for how to prepare Clover USB system installation flash driver can be found from here: Install Mac OS X with clover EFI bootloader on ASUS Z87a
Hardwares used in this instruction:
Motherboard: Asus Z87-A motherboard (Get ASUS Z87-A motherboard from Amazon)
CPU: I7 4770K CPU or any LGA1150 CPU (Get LGA1150 CPU from Amazon)
Graphics Card: Integrated Graphics Processor (HD Graphics 4600)
Sound Card: Integrated Realtek ALC892
Harddriver: SATA3 SSD
Clover's configuration and files from this guide will fit El Capitan and Sierra. You can directly upgrade from previous macOS to Sierra using this guide for Asus Z87-A motherboard or other similar Asus motherboards.
What is working?
CPU Power management/Sleep/Wake OK
USB 3.0 OK
USB 2.0 OK
ALC892 Sound Card OK
Graphic Card OK
What is not working?
macOS bug or Clover bug and fix?
- WiFi issue after wake from sleep?
uncheck Disable Wake for network access from Energy Saver and restart
- No sound after wake from sleep?
Install CodecCommander, download the latest version from here: https://bitbucket.org/RehabMan/os-x-eapd-codec-commander/downloads
- iMessage issue?
Do you have 17 digit MLB# and Board Serial number? 15 digit Serial#? and SmUUID?
Step 1, Clover configuration
Step 2. download SSDT-XOSI.aml and ssdt.amland unzip to EFI/CLOVER/ACPI/patched
Step 3. download AppleALC.kext FakeSMC.kext RealtekRTL8111.kext USB_Series8_Injector.kext and unzip to EFI/CLOVER/kexts/Other
Step 4. download FSInject-64.efi HFSPlus.efi NTFS.efi OsxAptioFix2Drv-64.efi OsxFatBinaryDrv-64.efi and unzip to EFI/CLOVER/drivers64UEFI
Delete other files in this folder.
Step 5. upgrade to macOS Sierra or do a fresh installation.