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  1. al shookup

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    Hi...New member on this great site...

    Can you please tell me if it is possible to download simple hidden object games from a dvd via my desktop pc and if so, how?
     

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  2. mdr76

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    Are you asking if you can install Windows or MacOS games to a Nexus 7? If so, not that I'm aware of. Unless there are some emulators for this type of thing?!?
     
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  4. al shookup

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    Thanks all for advice
     
  5. whs37

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    You have to understand that PCs and the Nexus 7 have a completely different hardware and OS architecture.

    The PC is an x86 machine running Windows (or Linux) and the N7 is an ARM machine with a RISC archtecture (reduced instruction set) running Android.

    Running the N7 with a Windows program would be like running a gas engine car with diesel fuel - you try that only once, LOL.
     
  6. OverByter

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    Although because of the pc's power compared to arm it is possible to go the other way and run Android apps on the computer using an emulator or the sdk.
     
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  8. al shookup

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    Thanks to all for your valuable help.
     

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