Instruction to install Windows 10, 8, 7 on Mac using Winclone without bootcamp

Instruction to install Windows 10, 8, 7 on Mac using Winclone without bootcamp

In this topic, I show an instruction of how to quickly install Windows 10, Windows 8, or Windows 7 on an independent partition on Mac (not a virtual machine) using Winclone.


Ghost winclone

For Mac 2015 , Macbook12 inch (Device Block Size: 512 Bytes)

For New Macbook 2015 (Device Block Size: 4096 Bytes)

To check Device Block Size, go to Terminal (found in /Applications/Utilities/), use the following command line

diskutil info / | grep “Block Size”

The following images show use how to generate a new partition using Disk Utility to install Windows.

Install and get Winclone Pro 5.4 activated
Open WinClone5.3.dmg, then drag Winclone Pro into Application
Run cr: Special[K]5D.wcp5license file

Drag and drop Windows Winclone image downloaded into Winclone, select the Disk to install then click on Restore Volume.

Fix all common issues with Winclone on Mac
Disable Rootless: Boot your Mac into Recovery mode: Press the Power button, then quickly press and hold the Option key until the Recovery Disk appears on the screen --> Go to Utilities > Terminal --> enter the following command line to disable Rootless.

csrutil disable

Next, Go back Mac OS X, launch Winclone then make the partition to MBR or EFI

After that, quit Winclone, restart the mac, hold option key to boot into Windows.

At for Driver, you need to download and install Bootcamp corresponding to your Mac.

*BootCamp Support Software 5.1.5621
MacBook Air (11-inch & 13-inch, Mid 2011)
MacBook Air (11-inch & 13-inch, Mid 2012)
MacBook Pro (15-inch & 17-inch, Mid 2010)
MacBook Pro (13-inch, & 15-inch, Early 2011)
MacBook Pro (17-inch, Early 2011)
MacBook Pro (13-inch,15-inch & 17-inch Late 2011)
MacBook Pro (13-inch & 15-inch, Mid 2012)
MacBook Pro (Retina, Mid 2012)
MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Late 2012)
MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch & 15-inch Early 2013)
Mac Pro (Early 2009)
Mac Pro (Mid 2010)
Mac Pro (Mid 2012)
Mac mini (Mid 2011)
Mac mini (Late 2012)
iMac (27-inch, Mid 2010)
iMac (21.5-inch & 27-inch, Mid 2011)
iMac (21.5-inch, Late 2011)
iMac (21.5-inch & 27-inch, Late 2012)

have you win7 block size 4096? i want to setup on my mac air 2017. thanks so much