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Want to change your Windows Phone emulator?

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Today, I discovered that Pedro Lamas had released a skin for the Windows Phone emulator that allowed it to look like the Nokia Lumia 800.  (You can see it here.)

This inspired me to create another new skin for my current phone, the HTC Arrive.  (Click here to download the HTC Arrive Windows Phone Emulator skin.)  To use either of them, you simply need to copy the contents of the zip file to a specific folder on your computer (make sure to save a copy of the original files):

C:Program Files (x86)Microsoft XDE1.0

Once you’ve done that, your emulator can look like one of the images below!

Nokia-Lumia-800-skin-for-Windows-Phone-Emulator[1]                                  image


6 responses to “Want to change your Windows Phone emulator?”

  1. […] Read original post by Jeff Blankenburg at BlankenBlog […]

    1. micheal Avatar

      how can i get the emulator itself

      1. jeffblankenburg Avatar

        You can download it as part of the Windows Phone Tools and SDK at http://aka.ms/PhoneJB

  2. […] HTC Arrive (7pro) – Jeff Blankenburg […]

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