How to use the Media Manager on BlueStacks 5

How will this help?

You can easily access all your media files such as pictures, videos, audio files and more using the Media Manager and transfer them easily from/to your desktop/laptop on BlueStacks 5. 

Click on the links below to learn how you can:


How can I access my media files?

1. Open the System Apps folder on BlueStacks 5 and select Media Manager.

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2. You can now use the following tabs available in the Media Manager to access your media files.

  • Recently Added: Repository of all media files that have recently been added.
  • Gallery: Access all the pictures and videos that are present in BlueStacks 5.
  • App Media: Includes folders for different apps with their respective media files.
  • Imported Files: Collection of all media files transferred from your desktop/laptop to BlueStacks 5. 
  • Explore: Gives you access to all media files and allows you to export files to Windows or other apps. 

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How can I transfer media files?

You can learn how to transfer media files from/to BlueStacks 5 by clicking on the links below:

How to transfer media files from your desktop/laptop to BlueStacks 5

1. Open the Media Manager on BlueStacks 5. Then, drag and drop the files from your desktop/laptop inside the Media Manager, as shown below. To learn more about how you can do this, click here.

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Alternatively, you can also follow the steps given below to import files on BlueStacks 5.

  • Open the Media Manager and select "Import From Windows" 
  • Select the file you want to transfer to BlueStacks 5 and click on "Open".
  • The file will get imported and you can view it under the "Imported Files" tab.

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How to transfer media files from BlueStacks 5 to desktop/laptop

You can follow the steps given below to transfer media files from BlueStacks to your desktop/laptop:

  • Open the Media Manager and hold the left-click of your mouse on the file you wish to export.
  • Click on "Export to Windows".
  • Select the folder where you want to save the file and click on "Select Folder".
  • Your media file will now be saved in the selected folder on your desktop/laptop.

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