This unique Chromebook DIY is only possible because of OS created by a company “NEVERWARE”. Neverware is a VC & Google-backed technology company that provides a service which makes aging Pc’s or laptops faster & more reliable, secure, & awesome than ever.
Neverware launched its second product named as Cloudready an operating system based on “Chromium” Google’s open source project. Cloudyready was released in 2015. It works/ uses on/the google admin console power to ease our work. Cloudready can be installed on up to 10 years old PC or Mac. It will really speed up your Scrap Pc’s, laptop & make them perform like a CHROMEBOOK. The main aim of Cloudready OS is to allow schools, government, organizations, Non-profits organizations, organizations to revive their existing hardware via their software.
ABOUT CHROMIUM -Chromium OS is the open-source development version of Chrome OS, one of Google’s operating systems (OS). Chromium OS is based on the Linux kernel and uses Google’s Chromium browser as its principal user interface. As a result, Chromium OS primarily supports web applications.Chromium OS was first made available in compiled form by hobbyists. More organized efforts have emerged over time, including a few manufacturers that have shipped devices with the operating system pre-installed. – wiki.
HOW TO INSTALL CLOUDREAY OS ON YOUR PC, LAPTOP, PENDRIVE or MAC & CONVERT IT INTO CHROMEBOOK:-
It is a 5 Step Process which need to be done very carefully in order to achieve victory.
- ANY PC, LAPTOP or MAC
- PENDRIVE – 8 or 16 GB ( SanDisk not supported. )
- RECOVERY UTILITY
- SUBSCRIBE TO MY FEEDS 🙂
1.HEAD ONTO THIS LINK:- NEVERWARE
2. Find out whether your device is compatible or not (if not I suggest still give it a TRY)
1.DOWNLOAD 64 bit if you are on a laptop or pc & 32 bit if you are using a netbook or any smaller thing & DO NOT FORGET TO EXTRACT IT.
2. HEAD on to this link & download the recovery tool then ADD IT – CLICK HERE
1.Open the Recovery tool & look at the extreme right of that tab you will see a setting icon click it. It will open a drop-down menu, select USE LOCAL IMAGE & locate your EXTRACTED FILE.
2.Put your PENDRIVE into the slot (8GB or 16GB & I really mean it.) of that system.
3. Create a recovery image (it will take 15 to 20 min.).
IMP:- NOW YOU OWN A PENDRIVE WITH CHROME OS IN IT. PLUG IT INTO ANY LAPTOP OR PC AND TRY IT. IF YOU LOVE IT THEN HEAD BACK TO YOUR OLD LAPTOP PUT PENDRIVE IN SLOT AND BOOT INTO RECOVERY MODE AND INSTALL IT AS SYSTEM PARTITION.
Enjoy and SUBSCRIBE !!
- This idea is can be either positive or negative depending on how you use a PC.
- Only Home edition is free to use rest will cost you some money.
- It cannot replace your existing fully operated desktop or laptop.
- It is identical to a Chrome OS, not a complete chrome OS (though it has some extra features).
- Use it at your own risk.
FEATURES OF CHROMEBOOK OS (CLOUDREADY)
With cloudready, you can get more out of your existing computer while transiting to faster Chromebook. Following is what you get after transiting:-
Chromebook apps are getting better & bigger in number every day. Android apps are now coming to Chromebook you can use android apps on your chromium software. But originally it still is optimized for google apps such as Gmail, Google calendar app & Google drive.
Cloudready also offers tools that IT admin need to manage laptops in & out of the office & home. The whole thing works on cloud technology. Therefore all of your work is more manageable & secure. Even if you have less space on your old laptop.
Old laptops & Pc when you install cloudready on them are ready for small entertainments. You can install games from chrome web store. You can give that lappy or piece of hardware to your younger one for play & explore the world of technology.
SPEEDY & EFFECTIVE
Chromium OS is very light. It boots up very fast & works amazingly good. Effective because it will use very less battery to run itself on any given hardware.
You can use it as your kitchen computer to browse recipes, make a list of things on KEEP and synchronize it with your mobile or desktop. You can also edit a document, surf net, watch your fav. TV shows on it.
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