How to resolve app-related issues using ABI setting on BlueStacks 5

How will this help?

You can resolve app-related issues such as graphics-related issues, coming across a black/white screen, the app crashing or freezing and more by creating a new instance with the ABI setting as ARM. To do this:

  1. Open "Multi-instance Manager" from the Side toolbar
  2. Create a new instance with the "ABI" Setting as "ARM"
  3. Install the app on this new instance

Click on the links below to learn more:

Which apps work properly after changing the ABI setting to ARM?

Given below is a list of apps that will run without a hitch after you change the ABI setting to "ARM".

App name Package name
DRAGON BALL LEGENDS 드래곤 볼 레전즈 com.bandainamcoent.dblegends_ww
Tinder com.tinder
Ibis Paint X
ZEPETO: 3D avatar, chat & meet me.zepeto.main
Critical Ops com.criticalforceentertainment.criticalops
CATS: Crash Arena Turbo Stars
Hungry Shark World com.ubisoft.hungrysharkworld
EVE Echoes com.netease.eve.en
Highrise: Virtual Metaverse
FRAG Pro Shooter com.ohbibi.fps
월드 플리퍼 com.kakaogames.wdfp
Old School RuneScape
Skin Tools Pro com.thanksgod.gaming.mod_ff_skin
Animal Restaurant
Atlantis Odyssey com.vizorapps.atlantis
MovieStarPlanet air.MSPMobile
Seekers Notes: Hidden Mystery
Kingdom Rush Vengeance TD Game

How do I change the ABI setting to ARM?

1. Firstly, identify the ABI settings for your current BlueStacks 5 instance by following the steps below:

  • Open the "Settings menu" by clicking on the gear icon on the Side toolbar.
  • Navigate to the "Advanced" tab and view information about your current ABI settings.


2. Once you have that information, launch the Multi-instance Manager from the Side toolbar and follow the steps given below:

  • Click on "Instance" and then select "Fresh instance".
  • From the dropdown menu select an Android version based on the requirements of your app and then click on "Next". (1).gif

3. The next page will let you customize your instance. Here, change the "ABI setting" to "ARM", as shown below, and then click on "Create".


4. It will take you to the BlueStacks Multi-instance Manager window where the new instance will be visible, as shown below. Here, click on "Start".


5. After the new instance launches, log in to the Play Store and install the app. You may read about how to do so in these articles:

After the installation is complete, you'll be able to play the game on this instance without any hassles.

NOTE: Remember to always use this instance to play this game.

If you face any other app-related issue that is not resolved after changing the ABI setting, you may refer to this article for possible resolutions.

Thank you for choosing BlueStacks 5. We hope you enjoy using it. Happy Gaming!

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