Android and Windows Phone emulator hardware acceleration problems (Hyper-V & Intel HAXM)

If you are developing apps for Android and Windows Phone, and have both emulators installed, you may have noticed that the Windows Phone emulator runs smootly, while the Android emulator is a bit slow. If you had set up Intel HAXM for hardware acceleration of the Android emulator (see how in this post), this may have been disabled when you installed the SDK for Windows Phone, which is virtualized with Hyper-V instead of HAXM, which seems to take over for

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