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Questions tagged [android-emulator]

The emulator is a tool used by Android developers to test their applications or by power users to preliminary test behavior of devices without using a real Android device. Only use this tag for questions about the emulator in the second scenario.

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Android simulator on Eclipse eats HD

I've found that the Android simulator in Eclipse eats up my hard drive. I use an app to monitor my hard drive use, and I've found that when I start it up, it uses about 150MB of space on my hard ...
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Starting the android emaluator in ubuntu?

I created an avd of galaxy nexus with Intel atom x86. Now when I start the device, it gives me some cards to swipe. At last there is a card saying "To dim screen, cover it with your palm." How do I ...
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Failed to start emulator: No such file or directory

Alright So I downloaded the android SDK bundle for linux because I want to start making some apps, but i've ran into a couple of problems here. when I tried to create an emulator through the AVD ...
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Issues getting screenshots in emulator. parts of screen missing

Hello I am wondering if anyone has ever experienced this problem. I am trying to take screenshots of my app (or any app that I have tried) in the emulator. When I take a screenshot quite frequently ...
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Android emulator with snapshot option not working

I create an android device with configuration: API Level 19 (4.4.2) CPU : ARM(armeabi-v7a) Emulator option :Snapshot Enable . For the first time the device load takes approx 3 mins. After that ...
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Android Virtual Device frozen whilst loading

I have just started developing for android after a 4 year break, I see that the Android developer site now has an integrated package with everything included, in a single zip, to streamline setting up....
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Unable to Install APK Via ADB Shell

pm install /mnt/sdcard/Documents/ClientFrontEnd.apk command excuted on rooted device. This command is working via terminal. but when it comes to installer application it gives error. $ pm install /...
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on oplus 8.31 android how do i put my own contact photo so it will appear on message thread? none of there answers work out!

How can i put my contact photo so that it will appear in message thread? I already tried any solutions that is possible. Help me please.
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Snapshots suffer from Short Term Memory Loss?

I have seen that despite repeatedly saving to snapshot, periodically (once in about 3 attempts to launch from snapshot) I get the error: emulator: ERROR: Unable to load VM from snapshot. The ...
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How can I use a custom rom.zip from within an emulator?

I have custom rom.zip and I want to try it in emulator
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AVD Manager runs but android.bat does not

I can create virtual devices using AVD manager. I can run the emulator and create AVDs. But i cannot do the same using "android.bat". I get the following error- ERROR: No suitable Java found. In ...
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Application missing from Settings > Apps > Running

After deploying an application in the Android emulator (I'm targeting Android 4.1.2 - API Level 16) and running it: the application is not displayed in the Settings > Apps > Running list the ...
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Couldn't move app in Android 4.1 emulator

I am unable to move an app to the SD Card in Android 4.1 on an emulator. It is working fine in other versions (Android 2.3.3 to Android 4.0.3). In Android 4.1 it's giving dialog "couldn't move app". ...
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Cannot connect to internet within WhatsApp in Android emulator

I want to use WhatsApp in PC within Android emulator. I am using the official emulator.exe within an Android Virtual Device of Android 2.3. My PC is behind a proxy so I set the proxy in the setting ...
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Take video stream from host OS and use it as emulated camera in Bluestacks or some other emulator

Basically, I want to take some sort of screen recording software, and use it as a fake camera input for Android, so that I can use a streaming service not available on desktop to stream my desktop. ...
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How can I use my Macbook's keyboard on Nox App Player (Android Emulator)?

I saw a similar question for PC...but mac is different. I would like to be able to type in the emulator using my computer's keyboard, but right now it doesn't work. Does anybody know how to fix this? ...
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Android studio not recognizing my device

tried to connect my device properly by turning on the USB debugging mode on my custom rom device. But it always showing found 10 USB devices not recognised as Android devices. Anyone please help When ...
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OSX - Android Emulator closed because of an internal error:

Trying to run an emulator via a fresh install of Android Studio on a new MacBook Pro and the emulator fails to start with the error message below. I have attempted re-installing HAXM, re-installing ...
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How can I Install unsigned apk on a emulator?

I am try to install a unsigned apk on a emulator. I know that there are a app call lucky patcher which can disable signature verification. But I wonder if there are other method we can do in emulator. ...
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Emulator (NoxPlayer) - setup up proxy to sniff traffic via Wireshark

My objective is to sniff the web traffic of an Android app, and I don't want to do this on a real phone. Thus, I installed NoxPlayer emulator on Win10 desktop, and install the app in the NoxPlayer. ...
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Android Emulator Is Not Working In Intel 9th Gen

Recently, I am facing an issue on Android Studio Emulator. It is not working on IntelCore 9th Gen. I have faced crashing issues after launching it. I have tried with different variants: Ubuntu 18.04 ...
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Installing trusted certificate on android emulator(blustacks)

I'm tryung to install a trusted certificate on blustacks. I have a VPN in my local network that requires a trusted certificate on every machine that wants to access internet from it. I have ...
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Bochs and Win XP emulation

I'm trying to run Win XP on my android tablet using Bochs emulator. I've followed the steps on this site. I've tried several Win XP iso's but always get error "no bootable device ..." Can it be that ...
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Running an app locally

First statement. Deffo a noob ! I am wondering if anyone can suggest a program that can create a "quick and dirty" little script. I don't really want to go down the "studio" route unless I have to as ...
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How to emulate Android Pie with arm64-v8a?

I am trying to emulate my application on Android Pie on arm64-v8a with Android Studio. But I cannot find the image for it in SDK Manager. How can this be done? There has to be a tutorial for this ...
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BSOD on any Android Emulator - IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL

When I first got the BSOD, BlueScreenView told me it was just ntoskrnl.exe. So, I used Verifier to figure out which driver was causing the problem and it was always related to an Android emulator. I ...
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How to access PC disk from adb shell?

My emulator can't do adb root. Anyway, I can do adb shell and then do su and get root to do my things. But how to copy some file from my PC to connected device using adb shell? Where can I access my ...
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How to make your notification drop down as dark theme?

I had tried Settings -> Display Developer options -> Set Night mode Still, I can hardly make the Android device have dark theme in drop down notification. The reason I wanna to have dark color in ...
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Compile apps from github source on device via termux or apps?

Is there any app's like "apk builder" by heagoo that can compile apks on device from github source? Termux method would be nice too if anyone knows. I have tried "sdrausty.github.io" method but I ...
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How to install xposed framework on Android Nougat 7 emulator?

I was trying to install xposed on android nougat 7 emulator . I failed miserably. Is there any hacks out there in the wild to help me out ?I rooted the emulator and installed xposed. Upon rebooting ...
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Cannot start emulator on ubuntu 18.04

Hi I am trying to start Android emulator and I am getting the following error. My user has permission to run sudo commands and is in kvm group. But I get the error "Operation not permitted." Can ...
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Problem with the emulator on windows 10

When I run the emulator on Windows the following error appears: 1:58 PM Emulator: C:\Users\KotlinPc\AppData\Local\Android\Sdk\emulator\qemu\windows-x86\qemu-system-i386.exe: Could not load library ...
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Unable to update system time on Android 4.2 emulator

I downloaded the Android 4.2.2 image from Android Studio. However, I need the system time and date to be current, and it was set to 1/1/1970. I tried updating the time manually in the emulator, and ...
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exagear and wine on Termux

How do I install exagear emulator or anything similar to it on the Termux? Translate x86 applications to run on Wine on arm64 processors on Termux on Android to run Windows applications on Wine. Wine ...
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Select NIC for Android emulator?

I have two network adapters on my machine, is there anyway to pick which one the emulator should use?
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Android emulator in Windows 10 has no border

My Android emulator is working very well in Windows 10, but without any border so I can't move it. It was not problem until the emulator starts and appears in the corner of the screen. When the ...
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Graphics/vnc/ssh connect failed failed

Installed Kali Linux rolling through deploy on coolpad cool1. Debugging mode on. Rooted. Busbox checked. And terminal also fails to start. More info and config in the screenshots given below
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Unable to change time in Android emulator: Alarm driver missing

I am running Android 4.4 (using custom a custom rooted system image) in the android emulator (from the command line). When trying to set the time via Settings > Date & time ("Automatic date & ...
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Change File Value in CPU Folder

i want to change value in sched_mc_power_savings file, using this code : #!/system/bin/sh mount -o remount,rw / mount -o remount,rw /system busybox echo "4" > /sys/device/system/cpu/...
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Disabling screen lock

Suppose my android phone is locked by any locking method like password , pin, or pattern. Suppose my mobile is not a rooted phone , neither have custom recovery installed. Is there is any way to ...
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How do I bridge Android guest network traffic?

I need a way to direct all traffic from an ARM Android guest to a virtual bridge on the host. I'm using the Android emulator binaries (built from source) and Android images built from the AOSP ...
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Init.d Script won't work to keep value

I was try to change some value like vm, lowmemorykiller, adj, and net using shell script, then save it to init.d folder and execute it as root. after reboot, it always back to default. And i was ...
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Is it possible to run rm -rf / without root access?

I see videos of people running rm -rf / on their android but they always run it with root access that is running su first so I tried doing the same on my unrooted phone by running rm -r -i / but then ...
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How do I interpret the numeric columns' output of the adb ls command without the -R?

A little background. I've had an app with a database that's worked fine for a few years. I added new options, including DELETE DATABASE, with this line of code: getApplicationContext().deleteDatabase(...
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Image Android Phone, then run on Windows

Is there any way to take an image of an android device, then run that image on an Android emulator (e.g. BlueStacks) in Windows? I'd like to do this as a way to help investigate an issue with some ...
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Rooted emulator

I want to use X-Mod for some android games, but it requires a rooted device. are there any emulators or simulators that either come pre-rooted, or that i can easily root?
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Terminal emulator of android

I know that android terminal is basically a Linux shell...but how to install Linux based softwares like gcc,vim, and also other CLI Linux softwares?? I don't want to install termux or other softwares....
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Does anyone know what this android emulator call is?

I've been looking at the network traffic for an Android emulator using mitm proxy. I have noticed large amounts of traffic going to google's servers. Does anyone know what this request would carry ...
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Terminal app launch and subordinate intents

I'm using Tasker to open an app at certain time and state. I wanna open the Run log menu of Tasker at the end of the app launching task. I know that's no need to flash on screen this log but when I ...
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Another control tab in AVD

I have Android Emulator from Android Studio and from some days I have another basic controls tab (on dark gray background). I don't want it, because it's second tab to controls emulator. Anyone kwow ...