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The Android x86 project is a native port of Android for the x86 processor architecture (e.g. 32-bit PC processors). For questions about x86 in general, please use [x86-processors] instead.

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Android x86 - Blank screen after choose installation from Grub menu

After Downloaded Android x86 64-bit ISO file from here Created bootable installer USB drive using Rufus with this specs Partition scheme : MBR Target system : BIOS or UEFI File system : Large FAT32 ...
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How I can make AndroidX86 Access the physical Wi-fi card that I passthrough the VM?

In my VM I loaded Android X86 and I gave access to the wi-fi card: But for some reason I see no way to have access towards it nor having wifi enabled. Is there a way for my AndroidX86 to manage ...
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Could Android go on PC?

I am wondering if Android could grow beyond mobile devices and go on PC too. I know Samsung has Dex, and Google has ChromeOS. But do you think the Android project is compatible with the PC ecosystem?
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Is 1Gbps ethernet supports for Android or Android x86?

I have a Mini-ITX motherboard which has Gigabit Ethernet adaptor built in. I tried android 9 and Android TV 7 but it maxed out at 100Mbps. Does it have a limitation on Android OS or is it a built-in ...
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Prevent app from reversing the screen and mouse movement on BlissOS

I have installed the latest BlissOS on QEMU VM. The app which I'm interest in works, but it reverses the mouse (dragging up will move the mouse to left, dragging down will move to right) and the ...
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How to close programs in the Android-x86 emulator?

This may seem like an odd question but I cannot resolve it. I am using the Android-x86 emulator in VirtualBox (https://www.android-x86.org/documentation/virtualbox.html). I open various apps like ...
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Can't edit boot commands in VMware for Android x86

I'm attempting to install Android x86 from https://www.fosshub.com/Android-x86.html following the steps on https://hackmd.io/@StanS/Android-x86, and after getting to the point where I can reboot and ...
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How can I set my android x86 UEFI installation resolution to 1920*1080 in my VM?

How can I set my android x86 resolution to 1920*1080 in my VM? I tried this:Can't change screen resolution of Android-x86_64 installed in UEFI mode but it didn't work. BTW I have a UEFI ...
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Stuck on logo during Android-x86 boot on PC using removable disk

I'm trying to install Android-x86 on the POS desktop using USB. I am done with the installation, but after rebooting it stuck on the logo.
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Android X86 VM on Hyper-V has no network connection

I followed these instructions to install an Android X86 virtual machine on top of Hyper-V inside windows OS. However, now the VM has no internet connectivity. Here are my network settings: can you be ...
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How to set screen resolution and density in /system/build.prop?

I want to automate the creation of virtual android devices (using Android x86 and QEMU/KVM on Linux), the device settings includes screen resolution and density. The common way to set these settings ...
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How to create system users on Androidx86?

I am trying to create system users on an Android x86 virtual machine, but the binaries adduser and addgroup don't exist (neither useradd or usermod). I installed BusyBox to get access to these ...
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Make mounted cifs/smb share visible for normal user in Android-x86

With ES Explorer not to be trusted any more, I needed another solution for easy access to my SMB/CIFS network shares. Mounting a SMB/CIFS network share in Android-x86 (version 9 R2) turned out to be a ...
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Android x86 isn't working in virtualbox

I have installed android x86 in virtualbox. But its not booting now. After installation it pop up a message "Android x86 installed successfully". Then I power off the vm and remove the iso ...
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Android x86 change Keyboard layout

How can I change the keyboard layout used by Android from the command line? I installed the Android-x86 release from https://www.android-x86.org/ in a VirtualBox VM. Unfortunately, the VM only boots ...
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Ethernet on Android x86

I have recently installed Android x86 on my computer and I am not able to access my internet via Ethernet, I only have Ethernet I don't have any Wi-Fi Please help me
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AOSP x86 adb secure

I'm trying to build a custom ROM with secure access via adb. My goal is to secure the android image so that it can only be accessed with a certain adb RSA key pair. When I build AOSP with 'user' ...
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How to make a bootable ISO from Android CLI? (via Termux or Proot-distro)

I know there are some .APK apps that do it, but none seems to work for me (but if you have any suggestions, I'll try). I have LineageOS on my PC. So, my question is How to make a bootable stick with ...
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How to build Android-x86 with VirtualBox guest OS integrations

Androidx86.org says that to use 3D acceleration for my Android-x86 virtual machine, I have to install Linux guest additions. I would like to know how to do that. I am using a Ubuntu 20.10 (64-bit) ...
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Mobile legends not compatible after unity fix

I want to play mlbb on pc, but it gets black after logo phase. Because its unity game I patched unity fix. Others game like granny now works but mlbb vanishes if installed. Its in data/app. If I ...
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Encrypt Tablet function in Android x86. Android 6 in Oracle Virtual Box

I am currently running Android x86 version 6 in Oracle Virtual Box. My intention is to run some software my company creates and to test it without the need for a physical tablet. The software i ...
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Install driver in android os [duplicate]

I recently bought a wifi adapter(Astrum NA150) which is not supported by linux out-of-the-box. But in the cd there are drivers for win,mac,linux and android. They also have makefile. But as i know ...
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Mobile Legends not working in android x86

I I'm trying to play mlbb on my laptop with android x86. But after the first extradition the screen goes black after the logo and it says keeps stop working. I enabled native bridge and tried other is ...
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Zoom In And Zoom Out In Clash Of Clans Running On Android X86

Hey guys am running Android x86 9.0 r2 on my pc and its running great, i am playing clash of clans on it and it works great but i can't zoom out as we do on phone as pinch like with two fingers, I don'...
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Default kernel version of Android-x86 ISO

I know that android-x86[...]-k49.iso means it is using kernel version 4.9, but for some ISO like android-x86[...]-r4.iso, the kernel version is not mentioned. Since 64-bit isn't booting for me, it ...
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How to create a bootable stick with a Linux distro?

I used to have Debian and Android on my laptop then somehow my Debian get damaged, and now I have Android-x86 only on my laptop. When I insert my USB stick (which contain ISOs of a few Linux distros), ...
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Android 9.0 x86 apps keep crashing - no native bridge

So I'm not an expert in Android or in OSes in general although I can make my way around a Linux environment, just to add as a pretext. I recently installed Android 9 x86 on a Linx 1010b tablet (Intel ...
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How to multiboot 2 Android-X86 distro? (for instance PrimeOS and Bliss OS)

How to multiboot 2 Android-X86 distro? I tried to make a dual boot with Bliss OS and PrimeOS. I installed Bliss OS to its dedicated partition on my hard drive. It was perfectly booting and working....
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Recovering from bootloop/can't boot in Android-x86 OS

I asked this question on Super User, but with no luck and no answers, and was advised to post here, to get help from Android specialists. I installed several Android-x86 OS, to play with them, and to ...
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Which IMG file from ISO to patch with Magisk to use on Android-x86 9 Pie?

Setup: Oracle VirtualBox VM with installed Android-x86 9 (Pie) Rooted out of the box (with SuperSU, guessing from the root access popup, but there's no manager app) .vmdk VM drive android-x86_64-9....
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Connect via ADB to a physical X86 via USB

I have Android-x86 (version 9.0-r2) running in a Lenovo MIIX-320 and I have another PC running Linux. From the Linux host I can connect to any other Android device using an USB cable . But I can't ...
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Disable mouse acceleration on Android

I am using PrimeOS on my laptop. I have noticed that when I move a mouse slowly for about an inch, consider it travels some distance on screen line about 2 inches. But when I move the mouse rapidly ...
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Stuck on logo during Android-x86 boot

I'm trying to install Android-x86 on USB for my new HP laptop. I have followed the instructions on Android-x86.org. My issue is that after the initial install, it never boots again, it just gets stuck ...
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Android-x86 not streaming videos in apps

I have installed Android for PC from android-x86.org. The Android version is Pie. It is working fine, but videos are not being streamed. YouTube is working fine when opened in Chrome but no app is ...
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high contrast mode for icons had disappeared

That worked, except now the option in Settings has disappeared and I can't reveal it a anymore. Android SM_696U0 (Samsung Galaxy S9) Removed here:
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Offset Android Keyboard

I'm making an installation using Android (Bliss Os). For getting the recognizable android keyboard that everybody knows I installed GBoard. Everything worked fine except that my keyboard misses half ...
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Dual booting android x86 with LineagOS x86 on external hard drive

I an installing on an internal notebook HDD that I use as an external dribe from the USB The drive is a 500 GB HDD but has 50 GB, 50 GB, 50 GB partitions on it and the rest is unallocated at the ...
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Why Android x86 9.0 boots in command line and not in GUI?

I just installed Android x86 9.0c and I don't know why it doesn't boot on GUI mode and it boots only in the command line. Then, after some seconds, I can only see just a dash appearing and ...
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Android x86 Oreo (8.1) stuck at _ (underscore) after GRUB

I'm trying to install Android x86 on virtual machine in VirtualBox 6.0. The image I've downloaded is android-x86_64-8.1-r2.iso from android-x86.org The installation process I've followed is similar ...
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Android-x86 8.1 in VMWare Workstation doesn't show GUI

I installed android-x86-8.1-r2.iso 64 bit version in VMWare Workstation 15.5.0 under Win10x64 1903. It starts into the linux command line prompt, and I tried Alt+Fx, there is no GUI. I tried all four ...
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What does vga=844 means and what other values are there?

I installed Android-x86 on VirtualBox and find the resolution to be too big, because it causes lags on the virtual device. I wanted to try a smaller resolution and came to the menu.lst file with the ...
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What is nobody@localhost in Google calendar app

I seen something strange option in my Google calendar app in my realme mobile. There is account with name "NOBODY@LOCALHOST" and with the check box option "nobody@localhost" I didn't seen before in ...
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android x86 - play AgeOfZ - app exits on launch

I'm running android x86, in kvm (virtual machine manager) VM, installed from the iso. It loads great, and i have the playstore. When i install a game "Age of Z" it exits everytime when i launch it ? ...
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WiFi and Bluetooth not working on android-x86_64-8.1-r1

I have install Android (android-x86_64-8.1-r1) on my HP Pavilion G4 Notebook PC. For few months, it worked very well (except Bluetooth). But now it can't see Wi-Fis around me and the Bluetooth didn't ...
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8 Ball Pool (Miniclip) on Android x86

I'm using Android x86 emulator on a Dell Vostro 3500. I installed 8 Ball Pool by Miniclip When I try to run the app, I get a message saying I need 20mb additional space before I can continue, but that'...
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Android-x86 stuck at black screen and a static underscore _

I have a very similar problem to e.g. here. I installed Android-x86 on a partition on my Acer Aspire Switch 10E next to Windows. I added Grub as trusted boot option in the UEFI and let Secure Boot ...
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Packet capture on Android x86, any ideas?

how can I run packet capture on my virtual machine (VMware-android 4.3)? tried more and more to do, facing the same run-time error : "Unfortunately, packet capture has stopped". just to note that ...
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Screen Brightness accidently set to dimmest (blank screen) Android-x86_64-8.1-r1

I installed Andriod-x86 on a tablet and was happy with the results untill I changed the screen brightness setting. It accidentally got set to zero brightness. Now the GUI is not obtained when android ...
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Adding custom bootup script to Android-x86 Nougat

I've been happy using Android-x86 Nougat on my system. Thanks to everyone who made that work. I'm now trying to make one small change which is that I want to run a custom init script (a shell script) ...
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Running "tcpdump" on Android shell gives error: "not executable: 32-bit ELF file"

I'm trying to install tcpdump to monitor network traffic. I've tried multiple versions from link1 and link2. Whenever I try to execute I get an error: ~$ adb connect 192.168.1.10:5555 ~$ adb root ~$ ...
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