Tag Archives: BlueStacks

[BlueStacks] How to kill process after exit

Advertisement from Google In BlueStacks version 0.9.24, after you close emulator from a tray menu it will stay in a system as a background process. It might slow down your host system. Advertisement from Google To properly close BlueStacks you need to run c:\Program Files (x86)\BlueStacks\HD-Quit.exe  To speed up this process, create a shortcut on desktop… Read More »

[How-to] Remove BlueStacks Ads (Sponsored Apps Popup)

If you are annoyed by BlueStacks Ads banner, here are couple of ways to remove it from BlueStacks. If you have BlueStacks version  0.9.24, 0.9.25 and higher:     Open Windows command prompt (cmd.exe) Run command "c:\Program Files (x86)\BlueStacks\HD-Adb.exe" shell Then execute: /system/xbin/bstk/su And then: pm disable-user com.bluestacks.s2p Alternative solution: Start BlueStacks Open Root Explorer… Read More »

How-To root BlueStacks App Player

To root original BlueStacks vm you can use BlueStacks MultiTool. But I have more simpler solution. You can just download already rooted BlueStacks image. There are two version of rooted BlueStacks available for download: BlueStacks Rooted setup v0.8.12.3119 Mod – android 4.0.4 (recomended, more stable!!!) BlueStacks Rooted Superuser setup v0.9.3.4070 Mod – android 4.4.2 Remove your old… Read More »

[How-To] Bluestacks: change screen resolution

To change screen resolution in BlueStacks Android emulator you need to edit two registry items: 1. Run regedit.exe 2. Set new resolution (in decimal): HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BlueStacks\Guests\Android\FrameBuffer\0\Height and HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BlueStacks\Guests\Android\FrameBuffer\0\Width Kill all BlueStacks processes. Restart BlueStacks