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Is there an app that runs Java (.jar) files on Android?

Even though Android uses Java, it does not support executing JAR files on Android devices. However, you can use emulators to do this which are not available on Google Play Store but are available from ...
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Clutter-free Android emulator for Win/Linux

Genymotion has a free version and is available for Windows, OS X, and Linux (like everything in this list). It's based around VirtualBox, and has the same performance as you'd get out of any other VM ...
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x86 emulator in JavaScript to run Linux, Windows or DOS

Here are few emulators which I've found so far: v86: PC emulator (GitHub). Can run Linux, Windows 1.01, FreeDOS, BSD or custom HDD/Floppy disk images. jor1k: OpenRISC OR1K CPU emulator (GitHub). ...
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Software to emulate a slow network connection

Clumsy is available on Github, which I found here dummynet is available on Github, which I found here NEWT was mentioned here and a download link is available here which has links for 64 bit and 32 ...
3 votes

Emulator for Digi-Comp I

Larry Groebe and I developed a Digi-Comp I emulator in HTML and Javascript in 1999. It's been hosted in various places and disappeared for a while. I recently resurrected it and moved it to the ...
2 votes

Is there an emulator for the original Xbox?

Original Xbox emulation at the time of writing is very crude/experimental. The most advanced emulator, and to my knowledge the only one actively in development, is Cxbx However, even that is little ...
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Virtual Machine and/or emulator for Android

Android Developer Studio & SDK include virtual machines/emulators that allow you to test your code for various editions of android and various hardware as well as on the actual device. It runs on ...
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Easily convert an Android app to Windows Phone

By pure Android I presume that your application is written in one, (or more), of C/C++/C#/Java/HTML5 - Android is the OS not the language. Microsoft do supply a free community edition of Visual ...
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Emulator for running PlayStation 2 games or images

PCSX2 is the only viable options when it comes to PS2 emulation. All the other existing ones are either abandoned, little more than proof-of-concepts / early alphas, or even worse fakes/viruses. ...
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What Android emulators for Windows enable a webcam to be used as a front camera?

Xamarin Android Player Are you into hard core mobile app development and looking for an android phone simulator? Yes! Xamarin Android Player is the definitive tool for you if you work with visual ...
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Cell phone emulation to capture screen action?

You can use Android-x86 + VirtualBox free and open-source Windows/Mac/Linux Want to run Android on your PC? The Android-x86 Project has ported Android to the x86 platform from ARM. Android-x86 ...
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Emulator - Run Android Tinder app on Windows

You could run the application in an Androd emulator such as those available in the Android SDK, BlueStacks (See here) or under VirtualBox but this may require quite a lot of disc space. Alternatively ...
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Tool to run a not-so-old PC game on Windows 10?

I would suggest trying running it on XP running in Virtual Box - you will need: either a copy of an XP disk or an ISO image of XP - you used to be able to download the latter from the MS site but it ...
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Free android emulator for Windows that's lightweight and without any virtual box

I will put my money on MEmu - Android emulator It is highly customizable, yet lightweight with elegant features: Rich Features: Full Android experience with an elegant desktop Flexible ...
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Free android emulator for Windows that's lightweight and without any virtual box

Microsoft has an Emulator for Android. I assume that by without any virtual box you mean that it doesn't have to be run inside an emulated OS, because obviously any emulator will be virtual in some ...
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Android app emulator for Mac to run popular games

Download Genymotion for a best usage of an android emulator. Before that, you should create an account of your own in genymotion and mention the purpose of the use, you will get a required license ...
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Android Emulator that can run on the background and (possibly) show notifications

BLUESTACKS is the emulator you are looking for. The BlueStacks App Player is designed to enable Android applications to run on Windows PCs and Macintosh computers. It runs smoothly on a windows ...
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Android Emulator that can run on the background and (possibly) show notifications

If I understand your use case correctly, you simply wish to read and respond to messages from your computer instead of your phone. If so, you don't need to run an emulator at all. There are software ...
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Is there a snapchat emulator for PC?

There is no emulator of snapchat itself (that I am aware of). However there are plenty of android emulators available for PC with support for the google play store, meaning you can install snapchat ...
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C compiler for Android apps on Linux (with examples and emulator)

Given that you need the compile tool chain, with the libraries and the testing tools such as the emulation, installation tools, etc. and examples/documentation you might as well bite the bullet and ...
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Sega Genesis MegaDrive \ 32X emulator with GUI for ROM selection and management

I play the Sega 32x games for a while and I use the Kega Fusion Emulator and I was very satisfied with the performance. I try other Sega 32x Emulators like the RetroArch but for the beginners I highly ...
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Software to simulate ASIC chip logic

As mentioned, emulation refers to implementing an HDL design on a set of FPGAs. If you want to truly simulate and verify at the transistor level, you'll need more than just a simulator as there is ...
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Software to simulate ASIC chip logic

Are you really developing an ASIC? If so, you should have access to industrial strength simulators such as VCS and Model Sim. If you aren't, use the simulator that comes with your FPGA vendor's tools....
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iOS Emulator for Windows

As far as I am aware, there are no emulators that will actually emulate a real iPhone/Pad. There is iPadian (I have never used it), which says that it will run iOS apps, but that appears to have its ...
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Running Android apps on iOS

Also a longshot and not exactly what the OP requested, but SVMP might be the way to do this. This would run virtual devices in the cloud that you should be able to access remotely from another ...
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Xbox360 Multi-Platform Emulator

First of all: there are no emulators for the Xbox 360 that you can download from the marketplace. You will always need a Jtag or RGH console to run them. This having been said, Retroarch 360 is an ...
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Software to run whatsapp (or similar) on a pc (win xp) without a smartphone, google account or chrome?

KakaoTalk Since in the edit you mentioned you're open to suggestions other than Whatsapp, then try using Kakaotalk. It matches your requirements in the following: Has PC and mobile versions (Windows, ...
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Emulator for Game Boy that supports shortcut key to combo or special attack

Try this one. It's the only GBA emulator I use and recommend: GBA Emulators for PC
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Emulator for Game Boy that supports shortcut key to combo or special attack

You may use any emulator, you just need to install AHK or any other key/mouse automation software.
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