How to run android as an os for pc?

Discussion in 'Android' started by Rat.2, Feb 21, 2012.

  1. Rat.2
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    Rat.2 Advanced Member

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    My acer 1 came with android 2.1 and windows installed the android OS ran perfectly
    So i was wondering if there would be any way to install the latest android OS onto a usb or onto my HDD

    Thanks in advance
     
  2. scorp52

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    there is some thing called andriod live works great .
    look around there will be a few .
     
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    Wow i google android live and first result is an official google website with links to a live cd
    unfortunately they haven't updated since Aug 21, 2009
    oh well back to google
     
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    Thankyou all
    i just finished downloading ice cream sandwich from android-x86.org

    The tutorial looks great ill definitely read it thoroughly so i dont stuff anything up
     
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    You can try a windows application called "youwave", its basically android for windows, it works pretty nicely ;)
     
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    Be sure to backup anything that needs backing up as your data may get erased no matter what you do, some guides forget to mention that.