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Questions tagged [bluestacks]

Questions regarding BlueStacks, which allows running of Android apps on a PC.

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Ashpalt 9 on bluestacks 4, screen distortion

Have this weird stuff, game works but cant really see whats happening.
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How to restore audio and video chatting on Viber running on Bluestacks 4 on Windows 7?

I am running Viber on the Android emulator Bluestacks 4 on Windows 7 Pro on my laptop. I do not have a smartphone. Until today I could use Viber to chat with my contacts using text and also to chat ...
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How to simulate two-finger panning in Bluestacks

I’m using The Meridian 2.0 Lite in Bluestacks 4. I can’t find a way to pan the camera. On the smartphone, I use two fingers to pan the camera. How can I do it in Bluestacks?
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How to stream to my smartphone only what I see inside the bluestacks window

I've just installed Bluestacks on my PC because I wanted to run whatsapp inside it. I have two whatsapp account. The first one on my smarthphone and the second one inside the bluestacks emulator. I ...
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Files share in BlueStacks 4 is not working

I am trying to drop files from my PC into the BlueStacks 4 Android emulator. I put them in: C:\ProgramData\BlueStacks\Engine\UserData\SharedFolder. I see some of them in sdcard/DCIM/SharedFolder. ...
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Is it possible to freeze an app in Bluestacks?

Sometimes is beneficial to "freeze" an application, for example when configuring on-screen controls for a game which doesn't display them at all times. Hotkey would be the most convenient.
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How to access Local PC drives in Bluestacks

I have installed BS 4 on my windows 10 laptop. Now i have installed ES File Explorer on it through Google Play Store. After that when i am trying to access my local drives i am unable to access it or ...
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which version of blustacks have instance?

i want to run 5 number of bluestacks on VPS which version of bluestacks have instance feature and run in VPS and no graphics required to run?
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Duplicated Enter key in BlueStacks?

I run a few terminal emulator apps and they all seem to have a problem: whenever I press Enter, the terminals receive three characters \r\n\n. Since it's a common issue for various terminal emulators, ...
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Transfer an bluestacks instance from one pc to another

How do I transfer an instance from an older PC to a newer PC?
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restore whatsapp data on blueStacks

I have just installed whatsapp on Bluestacks. and i have back up from my whatsapp media files and chats on my pc. can i use these files to restore whatsapp data instead of restoring from google ...
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I have installed oxford advanced learner's dictionary ver 9 on bluestacks, but there are font problems

I have installed Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary ver 9 in Bluestacks, but I am having I guess some font issues in the display: as you can see in the above screenshot taken from Bluestacks ...
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APK & Bluestacks

I just downloaded Bluestacks and am trying to open an APK file, but everytime I download an APK my Windows 10 saves it as a PDK. Also, I don't see the option on Bluestacks to handle the APK file. ...
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BlueStacks configuring tilt keymappings [duplicate]

This is NOT a duplicate. All the other solutions were in Windows, and I don't have a Windows computer. I have a Mac OS X High Sierra (10.13.1). I posted this a while back, and it didn't get any views, ...
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Where does bluestacks store my save game files?

Where does bluestacks install my apps and where does it store the saved game files for those apps?
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Image Android Phone, then run on Windows

Is there any way to take an image of an android device, then run that image on an Android emulator (e.g. BlueStacks) in Windows? I'd like to do this as a way to help investigate an issue with some ...
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Unable to get bluestack downloaded data

I installed Bluestacks and I am trying to access files downloaded via Bluestacks but I seem not to find these files (folder is empty). I have also installed ES file explorer . Can anyone provide a ...
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BlueStacks Apps

so I have been playing on Bluestacks for a little over a year now and I had to update it; but when I did I encountered a bug or something; just I just kept getting the load screen I reported it a few ...
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Problem transferring files from Windows to Bluestack

I have a Windows 10 PC, and downloaded Bluestack 3 to use WhatsApp. There is an option to download Windows files that I used. Bluestack tells me the file was downloaded and is ready to use. But the ...
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Error “CodeTitans.JSon.JSonReaderException Invaild token found (” in Bluestack App Player 2.7.320.8504'

I was having 'BlueStacks App Player 2.4.43.6254 - 32-bit installed on Windows 10(Version 1607, build: 1493.1358). It was launching well, and working well without facing any kind of errors at all. ...
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BlueStacks APK Install Error : INSTALL_FAILED_OLDER_SDK

So i was trying to install an APK file on BlueStacks App Player and then this error came up : [INSTALL_FAILED_OLDER_SDK] Can someone help Me?
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Keyboard mapping with Genymotion

In bluestack, there is a option called keyboard mapping and using that I can map different kind of taps or screen slides to keys in the keyboard so that I can press that key to tap or slide that ...
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How to setup the Whatsapp status in Bluestack on a Windows 10 notebook?

I have installed a BlueStack on my Windows 10 Notebook. I wanted to setup the status of my Whatsapp account. However, I couldn't find any option to navigate through, and add a video file. I could ...
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Can't recover Whatsapp messages on new phone from Bluestacks

I've tried all the possible methods of restoring Whatsapp messages from a backup - via Google Drive and via copying the Whatsapp folder manually from Bluestacks to the corresponding new phone's ...
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Restore Bluestacks Backup

I receive the following message after backing up (while signed in) and restoring (again, while signed in) data in Bluestacks: the bluestacks account associated with this backup is different than ...
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Using (real) Android device as Webcam for BlueStacks?

I'm using BlueStacks emulator on my desktop. Is there a way to use my android device as a webcam for BlueStacks? A details approach would be appreciated.
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Bluestacks corrupted install,how to recover my data?

I previously had Bluestacks version 2.2.19.6015 and I wanted to update it to the latest version!I downloaded the latest version and open the installer!At the 2/3 of the process the installation ...
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developed apk installed in bluestacks lost lower part

I installed an app-invenetor2 developed app, then installed it to bluestacks. I cannot see the lower part of the app. I've tried to adjust the resolution of bluestacks using methods suggested by How ...
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Can't Scan whatsapp web qr code

I am using whatsapp through my laptop using bluestacks, and i cannot scan the qr code.. I have not had any android phone. How can I link m whatsapp id with whatsapp web?
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bluestacks problem “one time setup” in the latest version

In the latest version of Bluestacks, "disable" and "force stop" don't work for "app sync" and "BS services". No matter how many times I do it, they don't disable. So I can't use any app in it since it ...
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Cannot access Google Play store on Bluestacks

Got the dreaded "There was a problem communicating with Google servers, try again later" error. This all started with notifications stating my account could not Sync with any of my apps. Seen many ...
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Where is the root folder of BlueStacks located in PC?

Is there a way to locate the files in pc as shown in the root explorer of BlueStacks? I.e. how to move files of BlueStacks (APKs or any other file) to PC or from PC without opening BlueStacks? I ...
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How to access bluestacks recovery mode?

I have downloaded and installed bluestacks rooted version with Clockworkmod installed through Rom Manager, now I want to install custom rom, how can I access the recovery mode ?
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How to connect a USB Device to Bluestack

I have drone( DJI Phantom 3), and in order to fly it correctly DJI provides an App for IOS and Android("DJI Go"). The thing is that I have a Kolina k100 android phone(a cheap chineese one), and I can ...
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How can I copy Program Files/Bluestacks folder to another drive?

The folder is now 5 Gb and is taking to much space in C drive, so I have to move it to D drive. But when I do that, Bluestacks says the software is corrupt and I need to download from their website, ...
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Will a Bluetooth controller work with an android app running on BlueStacks?

My son wants to play the mobile version of Skylanders Trap Team on his microtablet aka LG Optimus Exceed 2 with no service. Apparently it is not compatible with his phone, even though it runs KitKat 4....
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Why xmod doesn't work at bluestack?

I am using instruction here Does XMod work in Bluestacks? This is the screenshot I got
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Where are downloaded .apk files of applications stored in BlueStacks?

I have downloaded and installed a heavy file lately on BlueStacks. Now I want to uninstall bluestacks but don't want to have to download the same software all over again. If I could locate where the ...
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BlueStacks 2 WIFI MAC Address

How do I change BlueStacks 2 WIFI MAC Address to a specific WIFI MAC Address. For example I want to specifically change it to 11:22:33:44:55:66?
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“Apk Installation failed: ANDROID_BOOT_FAILURE” when installing an APK

I am trying to install Google Play Store 6.0.5 on my PC through BlueStacks APK handler. It shows "Installing APK", but after sometime it shows Apk installation failed: ANDROID_BOOT_FAILURE How can ...
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Does XMod work in Bluestacks?

In Bluestacks app when I am installing the XMod, the app says to root device. But how can I root Bluestacks? Please help.
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How do I increase the resolution of BlueStacks?

Presently, my BlueStacks appears slightly blurry. By blurry, I mean 'not sharp'. Compare BlueStacks with my desktop: (Click image to enlarge) BlueStacks (Click image to enlarge) The difference is ...
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Zoom in and zoom out in Bluestack without keyboard

The way to zoom in and zoom out in bluestack is to press Ctrl+Mouse wheel. Without pressing Ctrl, mouse wheel will only scroll up and down, something that can already be done in Clash of Clan by ...
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How to mimic gyroscope-Sensor in Bluestacks?

i want to play the App "Spin Commander" on my PC. For that i need to simulate the rotation of my device. Do you have any suggestions how i can do this using bluestacks? EDIT: - Better get someone ...
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Where are the game save files in PC? Bluestacks (without opening bluestacks)

There's someone who already asked this question but the answer requires opening bluestacks. The problem is my bluestacks is broken and unable to open. It says 'Bluestacks app runner has stopped ...
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Where can I find a BlueStacks full keyboard shortcuts list?

I googled that but just this showed up with a few of them. I wanted a full list with it because the Key Mapper (Ctrl+Alt+I) isn't working for me, it just freezes and I can't use it. Can someone list ...
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BlueStacks physical keyboard keeps getting ticked ON

I like to have the "physical keyboard" disabled, in order to make appear the virtual keyboard which contains all the Android smileys. However, every time BlueStacks closes or goes to trail (when ...
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Bluestacks problem regarding Data Files

I once uninstalled bluestacks. But i had saved its game data. And then when reinstalling it i actually had to stop and close in just when it was about to end. Due to a power cut. So next time i opened ...
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Google Now Launcher is not displayed in Bluestacks emulator

I have latest version of Bluestacks emulator(v 0.9.25.5401) installed on my Windows PC 64bit. I installed Google Now laucher from the playstore in the bluestacks. And after installing the launcher it ...
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Backup Bluestacks

How do I backup Bluestacks on one Windows PC to move the install to another while maintaining all installed apps and saved data? Seems like a simple procedure but I've not found a solution that does ...