An emulator simulates a hardware, operating system or platform that is separate and possibly different from the one it runs on. If you are using a specific emulator, please tag it with the name, such as [VMware] or [VirtualBox]

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Is there a “super font” to simulate a typewriter?

I need to have a realistical output, as if I had typed with a typewriter. For this a font is not enough, I found many of them at this address but they are just fonts. I need something more, like a ...
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Android - Emulator takes a long time to start up

I have successfully installed Android-SDK in my computer. Generally, I test application with my real android Device (HTC HERO) so it is fast to test an application on a real device. But when I try to ...
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How to convert files from one computer format to another?

I have a Commodore 64 with a lot of files created in OmniWriter (Word-type). Rather than print them each out and either re-type them or try to get a good scan of them - is there any way to emulate the ...
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Can't run Hyper-V after changing to SSD

I swapped out my HDD for a Samsung 840 EVO SSD, and migrated my OS using Samsung's Data Migration Program. I had Visual Studio 2013 installed with the Windows Phone SDK 8.0, and I was able to run all ...
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Emulating SPARC hardware

I need a software who emulate SPARC system (Hardware) in a Windows 7 host computer. I need to install a Solaris SPARC 10 for developing purpose and I don't have a SPARC machine. Can you give me some ...
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Looking for Apple IIe emulator disk images

Could someone tell me where I can find disk images for the Apple IIe emulator called AppleWin I think. I really searched everywhere but to no avail.
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iPhone, iPad and BlackBerry emulator for Windows [closed]

Is there any iPhone, iPad and BlackBerry emulator for Windows? Freeware.
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Is there a way to install the Mobile Emulation tools in Chrome?

Google removed the emulation tools from Chrome, and it's now achievable in Chrome Canary, which I don't want to install. Is there a way to get it in the regular installation of Chrome I have on my ...
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Emulating CP/M under Linux

I need to be able to run a very old piece of software -- the HI-TECH z80 C Compiler for CP/M. It has been released as freeware by HI-TECH. Alas, it only runs on CP/M. After a lot of Googling, I ...
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emulator and virtual machine

I was wondering what differences and relations are between emulator and virtual machine? Is one a special kind of the other, and what are some other kinds in the other? I don't quite understand about ...
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ZX Spectrum emulator?

Can you recommend a free/shareware/commercial ZX Spectrum emulator (Windows or Linux)? What are the gotchas for the one you are using/have been using? I still have a lot of ZX Spectrum programs that ...
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Blackberry Simulator

I just downloaded the Blackberry Simulator from one of RIM's download pages. I went ahead and downloaded a generic simulator for the Curve 9900 running on OS 7.1 (ver 7.1.0.137). When I fired the ...
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xBox 360 emulator for PC

I want to run xBox 360 games on my computer (I can't stand the controller, and love my mouse and keyboard). So is there an xBox 360 emulator available for Windows 7? If not, what is required for ...
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Do emulators parse binary code within files?

I have seen some emulators that claim they execute, and even though they do, their source code shows they don't directly parse every 1 and 0 to determine an instruction. My question is, if the ...
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Are there any *hardware*-based CD/DVD drive emulation projects?

Does anyone know of anything like this? I am looking to create SD-card based alternatives for some of my old CD-drive-based gaming consoles.
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Is there an emulator frontend that can show multiple roms at once?

I'm building an arcade cabinet, and found the "AdvanceMENU" frontend: Those are just snapshots, I'm wondering if there exists a frontend that would show the real start-up screens of the games. ...
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Browser emulation not availble in ie11

My ie11 emulation option doesn't give me any options to choice from, meaning that I can't view older versions. Has anyone else experienced this?
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Is a hardware IDE cd rom emulator device available?

Is it possible that I can have a physical cd rom device, which bios recognizes as a ide cd drive, but have it boot a iso/image file from flash storage ? Its not feasible for me to have real cd ...
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No Internet access on Windows Phone 8 emulator (despite working connection in Windows 8)

I have no internet access on my Windows Phone 8emulator that I run in Windows 8 through the Visual Studio 2012. I know this because for one, I cannot open any website in the Internet Explorer within ...
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Is there a Midlet emulator that emulates custom screen sizes, reading from flash card, web access, camera and bluetooth?

I have a lot of Midlets (Java apps, *.jar, for mobile phones) and I would like to test in my computer before using on my mobile. There are some programs (like MidpX) that can emulate some of them, ...
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Mobile Phone Browser Emulators/Simulators

I work in QA in a .NET shop and recently part of my testing process has started to involve testing our company website on mobile devices. At least one of our techs uses an HTC Desire. After tons of ...
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file not found, but the file is there

running an Ubuntu 14.04 x64, I like to execute an binary file. This one: $ ls -la /opt/android-sdk-linux/tools/emulator -rwxrwxr-x 1 tho tho 35640 Nov 19 14:46 /opt/android-sdk-linux/tools/emulator ...
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Android emulator performance on linux

I installed the android SDK and eclipse plugin on my laptop, but I was surprised to find out that the emulator eats up 100% of one of my cpu cores. I have exactly the same setup on a desktop machine ...
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Keyboard keys combination emulator

Is there any program who can emulate certain keystrokes and "transforms into other"? For example, if I press Shift + K, I want the computer to interpret it as Alt + A (just an example).
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Using nmap in Android SDK

How can I use nmap (port scanning utility) on the Android SDK emulator in Windows? I am trying to install a port scanner on Android SDK which is installed on Ubuntu. I have two problems: How do I ...
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how to debug a website on your mobile phone through desktop chrome dev tools

I'm currently working on creating a responsive website.. and it looks funny on my nexus 5 (chrome app).. I've tried using the chrome dev tools emulator (as well as other websites) but the proposed ...
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Nested Virtualization

What I do: I want to write a kernel module that does stuff to the KVM data structures. But I don't want to run it on the real machine, so I run one guest, inside it I run another two guests, and want ...
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Recommendation for Genesis emulator that can autoload a state

I'm looking for Genesis Emulator(windows would be nice but *ix would be fine) that can autoload a particular (homebrew) ROM and state on startup, any ideas? Edit: The homebrew application is a ...
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Serial TTA0: connection to Virtual machine | Weird characters and no input

I have setup a serial TTA0: connection to an OpenVMS Emulator running in virtual windows. The console serial port is configured as follows: TTA0.type="socket" TTA0.port=":20000" ...
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Quick and easy desktop application for Pivotal Tracker?

I found a Pivotal Tracker app but as you can see, it's an iPad app. It would be amazing if I could make this app work on my Windows installation using an emulator. Does anyone know how to download ...
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Limitations with Wine

Are there any limitations on what Wine/Windows Emulators can do? I mean this primarily from a point of view of Web Browsers communicating with applications that use them. (E.g.: Firefox and the ...
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Windows Phone 7 Emulator is very long to load

I have the Windows Phone 7.1 SDK on my computer with Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate. I have developped an application but when I want to start it in emulator, it takes about 2 hours to load it, and it's ...
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Looking for a powerful, user friendly terminal emulator based on ncurses

I often work remotely on SSH shell. I would like a more user friendly interface to my shell, based on NCurses : Possiblity to open several virtual terminals with shells Organise terminals by tabs ...
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Need an emulator for PS/2 mouse port

Is there any emulator that allows to treat all non-PS/2 mouse activities as if I had one? I.e. if I have a usb mouse but it could be reached by interacting with PS/2 port.
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Does a computer emulator exist for specific system hardware configurations?

Not your typical virtual machine! I’m looking for a way to emulate a computer as close as possible. Virtualization software like QEMU, VirtualBox and VMware or even EXSi give me the ability to ...
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Android AVD Manager takes so long to load [closed]

I've just downloaded Android AVD Manager, I started the AVD device and it takes so long to load. This is all I got Is this normal?
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Error when trying to start a device in GNS3?

I have installed GNS3, I use the following image: c2691 IOS.image So when I try to start the device 1st time, i get this error in the console: => ---------Traceback lines (saved in ...
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Windows 7 64bit crashes everytime I try to run Windows 7 Phone emulator

I have Vs 2010, Vs 2012, Windows phone 7.1 & 7.8 SDK on my computer and everytime I make a default project in Vs 2010 and try to run the emulator my computer crashes. This was the last error. A ...
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VisualBoyAdvance on Ubuntu (CLI) — stuck at 85% speed

I've installed VisualBoyAdvanced from the Ubuntu repos and loaded my ROM into the game. However, when I play I can't get it to go at regular speed, it's stuck at 85% throttle. I've tried manually ...
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Program that listens to a TCP/IP port for text and execute (emulate) a key stroke on keyboard?

I am looking for a program to be run on Windows Vista that would listens to a TCP/IP port and execute or emulate a keyboard's key stroke (or a combination of keystrokes, such as Ctrl + D). It's like ...
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Settings for User agent switcher in Chrome developer tools - Where has it gone?

I'm trying to find the Devices settings for Emulation in Chrome developer tools too add some user agents. I can open the emulation tool, but I cannot find the setting to add other useragents, as ...
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Android Studio unable to start and Enable Virtualization Tecnology

When I try to run the emulator for hello world, I get the error: ...\emulator.exe -avd Nexus_5_API_21_x86 -netspeed full -netdelay none emulator: ERROR: x86 emulation currently requires hardware ...
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Error 1 File 'Windows.props' not found. Visual Studio 2013 Premium

I'm getting the error Error 1 File 'Windows.props' not found. every time I try to build a JS Store app (Windows, Windows Phone or Universal). I've been getting this error ever since i installed the ...
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How to run System 7.1-era apps on an OS X MacBook Pro

I have an ancient Mac program called MiniCAD 7 which runs on Mac System 7.1 and would like to operate this program on my new MacBook Pro laptop that has the OSX operating system. Also I have floppy ...
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Running Windows CE applications on a Windows Mobile 6.1-.5 device

In my duties at the office i'm managing a PDA solution ran on a Windows CE-PDA. However, we'd like to migrate this software to a Windows Mobile 6.1-.5 equivalent. Is there any kind of compability ...
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Enabling multi touch on Windows Phone 8 emulator using Wacom Intuos Pro

Using the tablet with the emulator I am able to select and click. Two-finger scrolling and pinch-to-zoom does not seem to register. I can confirm that these gestures work on the Windows 8 start screen ...
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LPT Sound Interface

I am wanting to run two ZX Spectrum (a home computer that was popular during the '80s & '90s) emulator programs (one called Z80 by Gerton Lunter and another called Warajevo) in the "ykhowong" ...
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Emulator that can view website's mobile version [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Mobile Phone Browser Emulators/Simulators Does anyone knows programs that can view websites in their mobile version? I mean an emulator or something? I'm using windows ...
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is there a OSX 10.4 emulator i could run on an OS 10.8 mac?

We have a program that will only run on mac OSX 10.4 but we need to get it to run on a computer running 10.8, is there any kind of 10.4 emulator we could use to get this to work?
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Unable to open WP8 emulator within Visual Studio (opening from Hyper-V manager works)

Now this problem is (so it seems) directly connected with this issue: No internet access on WP8 emulator (despite working connection in Win8) I will explain in a minute, as to how. I have a problem ...