Skip to main content

Install Android in Visual Studio

How to Install Android Marshmallow in a Virtual Machine

This tutorial requires Windows 8, 8.1, or 10 Pro/Enterprise. Any version with Hyper-V available.


Search "Turn Windows Features on or off" and run the program highlighted.
Find Hyper-V. Check the box next to it.
Press OK once it is checked!
Click Restart Now
Once you've rebooted, visit
https://www.visualstudio.com/en-us/features/msft-android-emulator-vs.aspx

Click Download the Emulator
Once the download is complete, double click the vs-emulator setup file.
Press Install and enter your login details if necessary.
Let it run for a while
Now click close
Search or run Visual Studio Emulator for Android (It's in your programs)
Click the arrow pointing down next to the 10.1" Marshmallow 6.0.0 XHDPI Tablet
It will take a little while, and it may ask for you to install a few more things, so just press yes or OK until the bar disappears.
Press the green arrow.
It may ask you to sign out first, so if you have any issues, Sign Out.

Reopen Visual Studio Emulator for Android and press the green arrow once again.
Press Retry if this alert appears.
Wham! You are now emulating Android Marshmallow.
Click the browser and check if everything works! 
You may notice that Google Play services like YouTube, Play Store, etc. aren't currently available.

Go to http://www.teamandroid.com/gapps/
Click gapps-600-base-20151016-1-signed.zip (Direct Link)
Click Download
After making you wait for 30 seconds, press Click to Download. 
Gapps may take a while to download.


Drag the gapps.zip file into the Virtual Machine.

Press Install and shut down
Start back up the emulator and check all apps. You should see the Google Play store. Have fun with your new Android Marshmallow PC!

MORE: HOW TO INSTALL ANDROID MARSHMALLOW ON A LAPTOP OR PC




Comments

  1. Nice tutorial on android technology hats-off to your effort. Your article explained the potential of android technology in coming years. Android Training in Chennai

    ReplyDelete
  2. The android technology should be improved as many people use this technology and they want to get more comfortable and easiest way to get the highest services. They can perform this help with a disseration writing on the previous activities of this type of software. The whole process of installation should be understood step by step so that there could have no chance to go to errors.

    ReplyDelete
  3. Good post. I appreciate your work. Thanks for sharing.

    ppc training in chennai

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

Popular posts from this blog

Hackintosh Boot Flags

If this is your first time building or making a Hackintosh, boot flags may seem like a foreign concept. Once you understand what each of them means, you can get started!
Clover Boot Flags:Verbose Mode:

 -v 
Safe Mode:

 -x 
Single User Mode:

 -s 
Zone Postponing: (use if hanging)

 -no-zp 
Single CPU core mode:

 cpus=1 
No Kext Cache Mode: (When changing kexts)

 -f 
Disables VT-x or VT-d:

 dart=0 
Verbose Mode:

 -v 
Enable NVIDIA Web Drivers: (do not use with nv_disable=1)

 nvda_drv=1 
Disable NVIDIA graphics cards: (do not use with nvda_drv=1)

 nv_disable=1 
Kext Dev Mode:

 kext-dev-mode=1 
Rootless Mode:  Do not boot with this on El Capitan or macOS Sierra

 rootless=0  If you're stuck at [PCI Configuration Began]:

 npci=0x2000   npci=0x3000 
Set Maximum Memory (RAM): (In megabytes)

 maxmem=4096   maxmem=8192 
Troubleshooting: If you are having any trouble, first try this string. It works on a lot of systems with Intel HD Graphics to get into the OS X Installer from a Unibeast USB.

 -v -x -s -no-zp 

If you have…

Generic Windows Installation Keys

PLEASE NOTE: These are not product keys that will function to activate Windows. These are only for installing Windows.
Windows Edition Product Key Windows Vista
Windows Vista Starter X9PYV-YBQRV-9BXWV-TQDMK-QDWK4 Windows Vista Home Basic RCG7P-TX42D-HM8FM-TCFCW-3V4VD Windows Vista Home Premium X9HTF-MKJQQ-XK376-TJ7T4-76PKF Windows Vista Business 4D2XH-PRBMM-8Q22B-K8BM3-MRW4W Windows Vista Ultimate VMCB9-FDRV6-6CDQM-RV23K-RP8F7 Windows 7 Windows 7 Starter 7Q28W-FT9PC-CMMYT-WHMY2-89M6G Windows 7 Home Basic YGFVB-QTFXQ-3H233-PTWTJ-YRYRV Windows 7 Home Premium RHPQ2-RMFJH-74XYM-BH4JX-XM76F Windows 7 Professional HYF8J-CVRMY-CM74G-RPHKF-PW487 Windows 7 Ultimate D4F6K-QK3RD-TMVMJ-BBMRX-3MBMV Windows 7 Enterprise H7X92-3VPBB-Q799D-Y6JJ3-86WC6 Windows 7 N
Windows 7 Starter N D4C3G-38HGY-HGQCV-QCWR8-97FFR Windows 7 Home Basic N MD83G-H98CG-DXPYQ-Q8GCR-HM8X2 Windows 7 Home Premium N D3PVQ-V7M4J-9Q9K3-GG4K3-F99JM Windows 7 Professional N BKFRB-RTCT3-9HW44-FX3X8-M48M6 Windows 7 Ultimate N HTJK6-DXX8T-…

Download Windows Virtual Machine Images

Download Windows Virtual Machine Images Microsoft has released free and legal Windows virtual machine images that run for 90 days until they expire. If you are a developer or want to test a program, these virtual machine images are perfect!

Virtualization Software Supported: VirtualBox, VMware, Parallels, VPC, or HyperV.

From Microsoft:
Test Microsoft Edge and versions of IE6 through IE11 using free virtual machines you download and manage locally.
Windows XP: (Hosted on Archive.org)

IE 6 on XP:
VirtualBoxVagrantHyperVVPCVMware

Windows Vista: (Hosted on Archive.org)IE 7 on Vista:
VirtualBoxVagrantHyperVVPCVMwareWindows 7: (Hosted by Microsoft)

IE 8 on Windows 7:
VirtualBoxVagrantHyperVVPCVMwareParallelsIE 9 on Windows 7:
VirtualBoxVagrantHyperVVPCVMwareParallelsIE 10 on Windows 7:
VirtualBoxVagrantHyperVVPCVMwareParallelsIE 11 on Windows 7:
VirtualBoxVagrantHyperVVPCVMwareParallelsWindows 8.1: (Hosted by Microsoft)

IE 11 on Windows 8.1:
VirtualBoxVagrantHyperVVMwareParallels

Windows 10: (Hosted by …