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VMWare and DEP

Requirements:
VFUSE: https://github.com/chilcote/vfuse/releases
AutoDMG: https://github.com/MagerValp/AutoDMG/releases
VMWare Fusion
Bootable DMG of macOS
Serial number and model identifier of a machine that will DEP

Build a bootable DMG using AutoDMG
Use the following vfuse commands to create the .vmwarevm

sudo /usr/local/vfuse/bin/vfuse -i [path/to/DMG] -n "[name of VM Machine]" -s [DEP Serial] --hw-model [model identifier]

sudo /usr/local/vfuse/bin/vfuse -i /Users/monodata/Documents/_IMAGES/10.13/macOS-10.13.6-17G65.apfs.dmg -n "macOS-10.13.6-DEP" -s C0202XHG0D6T --hw-model MacBookPro14,3