Here’s an easy updated guide (with video) on How to Install BlueStacks on Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8 & Windows 7:
- First go to our website https://www.bluestacks.com and click the “Download” button
- Once the installer has finished downloading open it to begin the installation process
- The default installation location should be fine… advanced users can change the location if they desire
- BlueStacks runs best with the following enabled: App store access and Application Communications
- Then click the “Install” button to start the process, this will take a few minutes
- Click “Finish” and BlueStacks will open
Important: if you are experiencing issues with BlueStacks such as blue screen of death after Windows 10 (Anniversary Update) then follow these instructions to turn off Hyper-V.
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