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By tomlogan1, Senior Member on 14th December 2010, 01:56 AM
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All of the developments here around Froyo are very exciting, and now, as if there's not enough to play with, here's a link to a site that will allow you to run Froyo on your PC: http://www.android-x86.org/documents/installhowto.

Why on your PC? Why not? I downloaded a VMware version of Froyo, installed it on a USB drive and it actually boots! I can get to my WIFI and looks like a great way to fool around.

This probably should be in the general Android forum, but I thought Attn1 might get a kick out of it, so I put it here. Sorry moderator if I screwed up.
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16th December 2010, 07:04 AM |#2  
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Thanks for this link!
Will write about this
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16th December 2010, 03:00 PM |#3  
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This should be moved to General or Android developement
16th December 2010, 03:11 PM |#4  
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I have moved your thread to Android Software Development General as this is not device specific.
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16th December 2010, 08:41 PM |#5  
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This is awesome!! I can't wait to get home and try this out on my laptop. I'd 'Thank' you but I don't see how to do so in this forum.
23rd December 2010, 02:04 AM |#6  
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Awesome! FroYo on your pc, great way to show off to your friends
23rd December 2010, 02:42 AM |#7  
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Im going to try this tonight! Thanks for the heads up!
23rd December 2010, 02:49 AM |#8  
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Loving it!

Sorta cool to mess around with
23rd December 2010, 02:57 AM |#9  
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I've been using this since Cupcake.
23rd December 2010, 03:08 AM |#10  
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You can also get Nightly Builds from git Here.
23rd December 2010, 03:49 AM |#11  
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Are you all trying this on a laptop,netbook,or desktop. I have windows 7 and Ubuntu 9.04 right now, dual-core 2.03ghz,3gb ram, 1gb pci-e 9400GT Nvidia Gforce w HDMI.
Wondering if it will support my HDMI output.

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