Windows 10: Is BlueStacks gaming app safe?

  1.    3 Weeks Ago #1

    Is BlueStacks gaming app safe?


    I installed something called BlueStacks gaming app because you are supposed to be able to get Plants vs Zombies 2 for your PC, to play free, with this app. I Googled it and found many sources that said it's safe, but after installation I clicked on it and I keep getting the attached. Does this mean I should not use it or can I do some type of adjustment so that I can use it?
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    Windows 10 Home April 2018 Update 64-bit
       3 Weeks Ago #2

    Well the whole purpose of the BlueStacks platform is to play Android based games on PC, seeing that PVZ2 is a mobile game it makes sense. I've never used it myself as I loathe mobile free-to-play games, but don't you just simply launch the game? Or do you need to launch the app player to play it?
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  3.    3 Weeks Ago #3

    I think I need to launch this app player I installed to play and when I try to open it I get the page I attached.
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  4.    2 Weeks Ago #4

    I have no idea about this.
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    Windows 10 Home April 2018 Update 64-bit
       2 Weeks Ago #5

    There seems to be a few compatibility issues with this app on W10, and it's quite unstable so I recommend just using your Smartphone really. But here are the most common solutions to this that you can try:

    1.) Uninstall the application How can I uninstall BlueStacks completely? BlueStacks Support
    2.) Install the latest 3n version Bluestacks - The Best Android Emulator on PC as Rated by You
    3.) Make sure no anti-virus software is denying access to it, e.g Avast, Avira, AVG.
    4.) Don't change the API format (DirectX/OpenGL)
    5.) Run the app player in compatibility mode https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/...ams-compatible
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  6.    2 Weeks Ago #6

    I use to use Bluestacks to run android apps on my PC. It was so slow and buggy. I now use Memu and it works great.
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