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Tuesday, 13 August 2013

How To Install Android 4.2 On Your PC With Working Steps and Screenshot?

How To Install Android 4.2 On Your PC With Working Steps and Screenshot?


Now you don’t have to buy costly phone to run Android 4.2.2, Jelly Bean which is available to high range devices, if you have PC with you. It is simple and easy to run Android Jelly Bean 4.2.2 on PC. It is totally legal to install Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean because Android is based on Linux OS which is open source program. All the things that you can enjoy on your smartphone or tablet, get ready to experience it on wider screen.

How to Install Android 4.2 on your PC ?
How to Install Android 4.2 on your PC ?

What Is Required?


To install Android on your PC you need following things:

1. Oracle VM VirtualBox - This software let you run any OS virtually on the system. You can download it from official website or Click here to Download.

2. Android x86 4.2 image - This is an iso image of Android 4.2 OS that is to be installed. Click here to Download.



How To Install And Run Android 4.2?


The following example is shown using Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.2.16

1. Once you have installed Oracle VM VirtualBox, run the software. Now click on “New” button and new window will pop up. You can give any name and select “Type: Linux” and “Version: Other Linux” and then click on “Next” button.

2. Now select memory size. For Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, minimum 256 MB RAM is required. It is advisable to choose more than 256 MB. Again click on “Next” button.

3. Select “Create a virtual hard drive now” radio button and click on “Next”.

4. Select “VDI (VirtualBox Disk Image)” and click on “Next”.

5. You can select any option from “Dynamically allocated” or “Fixed Size” as per your wish.

6. Select hard drive space to allocate to your Android OS. For Jelly Bean minimum 1 GB is required. But I recommend you to select slightly more than 1 GB. And click on “Create”.

7. Now select your virtual device and click on “Settings” and a new window will appear. In there, select “Storage” option and select “Empty”. In attributes, load your Android iso file and check on “Live CD/DVD” and click on “OK”.

VM VirtualBox - Settings
VM VirtualBox - Settings

8. Start your virtual drive and window will appear. In that select “Installation – Install Android-86 to hard disk”.

Installation - Install Android
Installation - Install Android

9. Select “Create/Modify partitions”.

Create/Modify partitions
Create/Modify partitions

10. Select “New” -> “Primary” to create new primary partition.

New partition
New partition

11. Once created, select “Write” and type “yes” and select “Quit”.

Write partition
Write partition

12. Select “sda1 Linux VBOX HARDDISK” and Press “OK”.

Select sda1 Linux
Select sda1 Linux

13. Select “ext3” and press “OK”.

Select ext3
Select ext3

14. Format the partition by clicking on “Yes”.

Format - Yes
Format - Yes

15. Press “Yes” to install boot loader GRUB

GRUB - Yes
GRUB - Yes

16. Select “Run Android -86” and press “OK”.

Run Android
Run Android
 
Android 4.2 has successfully installed and is now ready to run.

If you have any trouble installing Android then try another way: How to Run Android or feel free to Contact Us here or Comment here.


26 comments:

  1. Only works king Linux OS? -_-

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    1. Yes, because basically Android is Linux based OS.

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  2. yup its really working :D thnX al0t

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    1. Your welcome. Keep visiting for other updates.

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  3. i have successfully installed the o.s.,but i'm unable to locate the pointer in the virtual box os,so how to enable it as i'm really excited to play the games on jelly bean..
    please help me as soon as possible..

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  4. Replies
    1. yes it will work bit slow...sorry for late reply :)

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  5. It does not show me the step 9. I have 1TB harddrive. What should I do?

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  6. is this work only with wifi??

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  7. How do you get the wifi to work?

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  8. how to capture the mouse pointer on virtual box please reply fast

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  9. Hey buddy ur Android OS is cool but why it doesn't support whatssapp messenger ????????

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  10. And how to access my harddrive in that OS
    As Vbox guest addition can't be installed in that shares folder option won't work......
    Please let me know about that !!!!!!!

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    1. try this new one, it will help

      http://www.freshtechnoworld.com/2014/07/how-to-run-android-on-your-pc-simple.html

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  11. i have successfully installed the o.s.,but i'm unable to connect the net in os & i m unable to see which drivers r install in chrome OS
    please help me to get solution sir please...................................????????

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    1. try new post, it works fine.

      http://www.freshtechnoworld.com/2014/07/how-to-run-android-on-your-pc-simple.html

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  12. i installed it, but the apps failed to load, when i open the apps, they just blink. nothing else

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    1. dude it will run basic apps, after all there is huge difference between PC and smartphone

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  13. all important apps like whatsapp, line, fringe etc showing not compatible, i installed successfully many games but not a single of them run. just blinking

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  14. i completed all these steps but it shows
    root@x86:/ _ and the curser is blinking not entering to the os please help me

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  15. if you have any problem installing then try this one

    http://www.freshtechnoworld.com/2014/07/how-to-run-android-on-your-pc-simple.html

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