For questions relating to emulating other systems or hardware on Android; note that the "android-emulator" tag should be used for concerns about the Android emulator specifically.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
289 views

Transform Amazon Fire TV into Nintendo Gaming Console

I'm wondering if I could install N64 and Gamecube Emulators on an Amazon Fire TV. Will I have to root the device? Is it possible without? Will PS3 Controllers work wireless and is there something I ...
0
votes
1answer
60 views

Folder inaccessible, labeled as “file”, tried rescanning sd card

I downloaded MAME4droid and I wanted to put a Galaga ROM on it, but when I tried to find the MAME4all folder it didn't show up in windows. As prescribed, I rescanned the sd card, but all that did was ...
0
votes
1answer
106 views

Play Station 2 games on android

Is it possible to play PS2 games on android and for free of course? Does it exist some PS2 emulator on android?
-1
votes
1answer
1k views

How can I use the JXD S7300 game controller with RetroArch?

I want to use my JXD S7300 controllers with the Android RetroArch game emulator. But It seems not to be possible. Anyone has info?
3
votes
0answers
94 views

Emulating a windows environment

Is there an emulator available for Android that mimics a windows environment? WINE for Android does not look like it will be out for a while, and those that I've found don't look like they support ...
3
votes
0answers
209 views

Enable the keyboard on the right side of the emulator

I am currently using the latest Android SDK. Whenever I run a device, I can use the hardware buttons on the right side and the D-Pad. But, there's no qwerty keyboard below it. Is there any way to ...
2
votes
0answers
538 views

is it possible to emulate previous OS in an Android Device?

Well, I see no one else have asked this, may be a dummy question, but is it possible (through a menu setting or an app or something) to emulate a previous version of Android OS? For example, my ...
1
vote
0answers
56 views

Android AVD not displaying appropriate scale

How do I fix the display on my android AVD? The UI is completely out of whack. I'm using the following command line options to launch the AVD, but nothing I do within the 'scale' and 'dpi-device' ...
1
vote
0answers
38 views

phone crashing constantly

can you help me discover what is causing my phone to crash? I've been having this problem for a while now but it seems to be getting worse. it happens at random and is almost like a RAM seizure. the ...
1
vote
0answers
143 views

Using smartphone as game controller for the GBA emulator on a tablet

I have a Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 with a GBA emulator. How do I use my T-Mobile Concord Android smartphone as the game controller? I downloaded BTcontroller and the GBA controller setup, but I am not ...
1
vote
0answers
2k views

Not compatible app and “install failed missing shared library”

I am currently trying to get a game app running in windows and got some problems. Ive already tested Bluestacks, SocketQ, Android x86, Youwave and the official Android SDK Emulator. Now I'm trying ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Internet connection for Android in Parallels 10

Ive just installed Android on Parallels 10, but I cant connect it to the internet. I can find no documentation on this online. Am I missing something, or is there just no way to do it?
0
votes
0answers
38 views

Wii mote controller on Galaxy s4 (no root)

I tried to connect a wii mote to my Galaxy s4 (kit kat), I get an error no route to host. I searched for a solution online but the best answers are to root (It voids warranty) or to wait for some ...
0
votes
0answers
254 views

Fire OS 4 Sangria — Installing non - kindle/android programs

I am considering a purchase of Amazon's Fire HD 7 mainly because it is not such a burden on my tight budget these days. Its primary purpose will be to replace carrying around my textbooks and laptop ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

Is it possible to set up a device emulator that will be completely indistinguishable from a real device?

I need to run an app on my x86_64 computer, but the app developer won't allow it to execute because it has some kind of check for whether it's being run on an emulator. Now, my thinking is that given ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

Is it possible to add a file into an offline snapshots.img?

Now I have a snapshots.img, and use it to speed up booting the Android emulator. I also have an apk, whose size is 40M. If I use adb push, then the copy time will be 20 seconds. So, I want to copy ...
0
votes
0answers
130 views

Is it possible to emulate a small separate mass storage device as a USB guest?

I am working with a set of embedded devices, that take configuration from a plugged-in USB flash drive over mass storage, and I have no way of modifying this behavior. Upon their boot, they will read ...
0
votes
0answers
52 views

Specifically run app in Background

Using unrooted galaxy tab 3, 4.1.2. I want to run My Boy! in the background because often am I playing a game and get a message or some other disturbance and I press the home button or swype the ...
0
votes
0answers
802 views

How to make an incoming call in genymotion emulator in android?

How can I make an incoming call in genymotion emulator in android? I am using genymotion emulator to run and test my app. In the native emulator DDMS, we can make a fake call. Can this be done ...
0
votes
0answers
163 views

Remote control of the emulator mapped to a VNC server

I've got an Android emulator launched with the following command: emulator -avd <avd> -qemu -vnc :<id> The VNC server is successfully running (headless) and I can successfully connect ...
-1
votes
0answers
9 views

Bochs What changes to make run kolibiri

I want to run Kolibiri a small o/s on my android using bochs. What kind of changes I will need to make in the SDL folder