How to get an optimized version of an app from the App Center on BlueStacks 5

Why should I install my apps from the App Center?

The App Center on BlueStacks provides various benefits, such as:

  • Optimized versions of apps that have been thoroughly tested to ensure smooth compatibility on BlueStacks 5
  • A more streamlined experience, compared to traditional App Stores

In addition to the benefits listed above, the App Center also provides a more intuitive and responsive interface, allowing you to get to your apps as quickly as possible!

To install an optimized version of an app:

  • Uninstall the app you're having a compatibility issue with, if it is already installed
  • Search for the app using the App Center or the search bar on your BlueStacks 5 home screen
  • Within the app's page, click on "Install"

For a more detailed walkthrough, take a look at the steps below.


How can I install an optimized version of an app from the App Center?

1. Firstly, you will need to uninstall the app you're having a compatibility issue with, if it is already installed.

To do this, press and hold the left mouse button on the app within your home screen and select "Uninstall" from the menu that will be shown. For more details, you can refer to this article.

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2. Next, click on the "App Center" icon on your BlueStacks 5 home screen, or search for the app using the search bar, as shown below.

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3. Select the relevant app from the search results. 

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4. Within the app's page, click on "Install". The download and installation process will then begin.

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5. Once the app has been installed, click on "Launch".

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You will now be able to use the app without any compatibility issues!


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