BlueStacks 4.205 and above - Enhanced game guide

How does this help?

The enhanced game guide provides various crucial tools to you, the gamers, that you will find extremely helpful irrespective of which game you are playing. 

With the enhanced game guide, you can view and edit key controls according to your preference. You can also reset the controls to default control scheme, if you wish.

What has changed?

A few subtle changes have been made with the release of BlueStacks 4.205. We have changed the icon on the side toolbar for better accessibility and the game settings have been moved to the BlueStacks settings menu.

What can I do with the game guide?

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How to view key controls

Launch any game of your choice from the BlueStacks home screen. For representation purposes, we're going with PUBG: Mobile.


Click on the game guide icon on the side toolbar as shown below.


A new window will appear alongside. From here, you can view all the key controls. In games with numerous key controls, these have been classified as per their action in-game


This will allow for easier understanding of various key controls which might mean the difference between a chicken dinner or a normal dinner in a game such as PUBG: Mobile.

How to edit key controls.

The steps to access the enhanced game guide are described above. To edit key controls, click on the "Edit" button in the enhanced game guide, as shown below.


Next, click on a key control you wish to edit. To change the key control, perform the action on your keyboard which will then appear in the enhanced game guide. 


Lastly, click on "Save"


How to reset key controls

In the instance where you would like to revert back to the default key controls, simply click on "Reset" as shown below. 


Please note that the Reset button will only be shown if you have previously made some changes to the key controls. 

Thank you for choosing BlueStacks! We hope you enjoy using it. If you have any further questions, please contact us at Happy Gaming!

Last updated on May 11, 2020.

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