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Run on Windows Subsystem for Android

This guide provides instructions on running CoinGet/CoinSend on the Windows Subsystem for Android (WSA), offering an alternative method to execute it on an Android device.

Intro

This guide serves as advice on an alternative, deemed the most stable and thoroughly tested by CoinsDo, for running CoinGet/CoinSend on an emulator. It doesn't imply that this is the sole method for running CoinGet/CoinSend in a desktop environment; you can still opt for other Android emulators of your preference.

System requirements

  • OS: Windows 11 version 22000.0 or higher
  • Architecture: x64, Arm64
  • Memory: 8GB (Minimum), 16GB (Recommended)
  • Processor: Intel® Core™ i3 8th Generation, AMD Ryzen™ 3000, Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 8c, or above
  • SSD Storage Space: 256GB or above

Setting up Windows environment

  1. 1.
    Go to Settings > Optional Features > More Windows Features.
  2. 2.
    In the popup, check Virtual Machine Platform and click OK.

Installing Windows Subsystem for Android (WSA)

There are two ways to install WSA:

A. Amazon Appstore

  1. 1.
    Install Amazon Appstore from the Microsoft Store, and it will automatically install Windows Subsystem from Android in the background.

B. Offline package

  1. 2.
    Select ProductId under the left dropdown, paste 9p3395vx91nr into the text field, choose Slow on the right dropdown, and click the Tick button.
  2. 3.
    Look for the package name with the pattern as such, always make sure it ends with .msixbundle, and download the latest version. MicrosoftCorporationII.WindowsSubsystemForAndroid_XXXX.40000.XX.X_neutral_~_8wekyb3d8bbwe.msixbundle
  3. 4.
    Run the downloaded file, and follow the steps to finish the installation.

Setting up CoinGet/CoinSend

  1. 1.
    Open Windows Subsystem for Android via Start Menu.
  2. 2.
    Go to Advanced settings and set Memory allocation to Default (4 GB).
Always ensure there is a minimum of 128GB of free space on your machine to avoid any issues when running CoinGet/CoinSend.

Installing and RunCoinGet/CoinSend

Mainnet version

  1. 1.
    Search for CoinGet / CoinSend on Amazon Appstore.
  2. 2.
    Follow the steps to finish the installation.

Testnet version

  1. 1.
    Request the Testnet version from your designated Customer Success Team or email [email protected] for CoinGet/CoinSend Testnet version's APKs.
  2. 2.
    Ensure Developer Mode is turned on in Advanced settings, and take note of the IP:port provided.
  3. 3.
    Install APK via Android Debug Bridge (ADB). Please ensure that you have Android command line tools installed before proceeding to this step. Open command prompt below to connect to your WSA.
    adb connect device_ip_address:port
  4. 4.
    Install APK using command below
    adb install path_to_apk
Alternatively, you can use the following options. Please be aware that these are third-party, open-source GUI package managers not maintained by Android officials. Use them with caution. - WSA Pacman - WSATools
  1. 5.
    Run Testnet APK provided by CoinsDo to Install / Reinstall
Once done, you should be able to run CoinGet / CoinSend as per on an Android device.
If you discover anything wrong in this guide or need further assistance, please reach out to your dedicated Customer Success Team or write to [email protected]