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Discussion in 'Android Development' started by PDX_Dragon, Jun 26, 2020.

  1. PDX_Dragon

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    Hello Folks:

    I've spent many years writing many lines of C++ code for Windows. It's time to try Android apps.

    Last night I installed Android Studio 4.0 and started the following tutorial by Caleb Curry:

    It looks like a good tutorial, but I'm open to suggestions.

    After several hours I'm wondering if my system is compatible with the Android Emulator Hypervisor Driver for AMD.

    I've never run a virtual machine, so I'm probably doing something dumb.

    My system's two years old with an AMD Ryzen 5 1600 processor. It's a low ball system purchased in early 2018 after my very nice laptop died, when prices for everything were through the roof.

    The answer might be there, with the Ryzen 5 processor.

    Someone responded to a question in Reddit that they're running 6 virtual machines on their AMD 1600:


    I'll go into more detail in case the processor's not the problem.

    This site says I have to turn off three Windows features:


    Those features weren't turned on in my system:


    The Component Installer started off all right:


    And then:


    This is what my BIOS screen looks like. See anything I need to do, or look at?





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