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#1 booty_jon

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Posted 03 October 2010 - 03:25 AM

METHOD1i) Extract Win3.1 setup files on the SD Card in a folder called “winsetupfiles” and mount it to Android.ii) Make a folder on SD Card by the name “windows”.iii) Open up aDosBox on Android and perform the following steps in sequential order:*Type the commandmount d /sdcard/winsetupfilesThis command will mount your setup files to a virtual “D” drive.*Type nowmount c /sdcard/windowsThis command will mount the filesystem to install to.*TypeD:This changes your directory to the D Drive which contains our setup files for Windows 3.1.*Run setup file by executing below commandsetupNow follow the onscreen steps to install 3.1 on your device.METHOD 2Install Windows 3.1 on PC and then copy to Android.Install DosBox for PC and extract all your Setup files for Windows 3.1 in a folder on your C drive. (say, you did in C:/win32).*Run DosBox and type:mount c c:/win32*Now type:C:*Now typesetupThe setup will run. Follow the instructions. Install Windows 3.1 on c:/windows.Once its installed, Close DosBox, and navigate to your freshly installed copy of win3.1. Copy the entire “windows” folder on to your SD Card.Run Win 3.1Open up aDosBox on your device.*Typemount c /sdcard/windows*Now typeC:*We run Win 3.1 by typing in:win.comFinally, you should see your Windows 3.1 splash screen.Congrats, you are now running Windows 3.1 on Android.Thanks,

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Posted 03 October 2010 - 09:16 PM

can anyone else test and verify this?

#3 kiarov

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Posted 03 October 2010 - 09:21 PM

This works in fact... But adosbox is painfully slooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooow.

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Posted 04 October 2010 - 07:25 AM

Thanks kiarov. going to add this to the group then.

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Posted 05 October 2010 - 09:41 AM

but adosbox require physical keyboard

#6 kiarov

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Posted 05 October 2010 - 10:37 AM

but adosbox require physical keyboard

Indeed but you can run commands using autoexec.




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