How to Install Mac OS X Lion on Your Windows PC with iATKOS L2
If you have ever dreamed of running Mac OS X on your Windows PC, you might be interested in iATKOS L2, a customized version of OS X Lion that supports a wide range of hardware. iATKOS L2 is an OSX86 installer that allows you to install OS X on non-Apple computers with Intel processors. In this article, we will show you how to download iATKOS L2 iso file and install it on your Windows PC.
What You Need
A Windows PC with an Intel Core CPU, a compatible motherboard, a compatible graphics card, at least 1 GB of RAM, and at least 10 GB of free space on the target partition.
A DVD burner and a blank 4.7 GB DVD or a USB flash drive with at least 8 GB of capacity.
A USB keyboard and mouse, as the laptop keyboard and trackpad may not work out of the box.
An internet connection to download the necessary files and drivers.
Step 1: Download iATKOS L2 iso file
The first step is to download the iATKOS L2 iso file from a torrent site. You can use any torrent client to download the file, such as uTorrent or BitTorrent. The file size is about 3.8 GB, so it may take some time depending on your internet speed. The file name is iATKOS_L2.iso and the md5 checksum is 7d9f873c0a6b8f6a4f6f0d9e9b5c0e6a. You can use a tool like MD5summer to verify the integrity of the file after downloading.
Step 2: Burn iATKOS L2 iso file to DVD or USB
The next step is to burn the iATKOS L2 iso file to a DVD or USB flash drive. You can use any software that can burn iso files, such as ImgBurn or Rufus. If you are using a DVD, make sure you burn the file as an image and not as data. If you are using a USB flash drive, make sure you format it as FAT32 and use the option to restore the image to the drive.
Step 3: Boot from iATKOS L2 DVD or USB
Now you are ready to boot from the iATKOS L2 DVD or USB on your Windows PC. You may need to change the boot order in your BIOS settings to make your PC boot from the DVD or USB first. To enter the BIOS settings, press the F2 or Del key during startup. Once you have changed the boot order, save and exit the BIOS settings and restart your PC.
When you boot from the iATKOS L2 DVD or USB, you will see a menu with several options. You can use the arrow keys to select an option and press Enter to boot. The default option is iATKOS L2 Installer. You can also use some boot flags to customize your boot options, such as busratio=xx for your CPU speed, graphicsenabler=yes for your graphics card, npci=0x2000 for PCI configuration fix, etc. You can type these flags after selecting an option and before pressing Enter.
Step 4: Install OS X Lion with iATKOS L2 Installer
After booting from the iATKOS L2 DVD or USB, you will see the iATKOS L2 Installer screen. Here you can choose your language and proceed to the installation process. Before installing OS X Lion, you need to prepare your hard drive partition for OS X.
From the top menu bar, select Utilities > Disk Utility.
Select your hard drive from the left panel and click on Partition.
Click on the + button to create a new partition for OS X. Name it as you like and choose Mac OS Extended (Journaled) as the format.