How To Root BlueStacks On Windows PC

I have shared how to use Blustacks on PCs to download Free LINE stickers and use on iPhone and Android, are you ever think that we can root Bluestacks and then test run Android app which need root access ? You no need root Android phone and caused warranty void.

Bluestacks is an emulator that enable you run Android apps in full-screen on your PC. It comes pre-loaded with several popular apps and you can download additional apps from the Amazon AppStore, 1 Mobile Market and other sources, each app will behave exactly as on your Android device. Recently Bluestacks beta update to version and Techgravy will show how to root Bluestacks on Windows PC.


Root Bluestacks

Visit Bluestacks home page and download bluestacks installer. I would like use Windows 7 as example.

A main control main window  appeared after bluestacks installing completed.



Click setting button and then adding a Google account, click finish set up button after Google account added.

Add Google account on bluestacks

Google account on bluestacks


Right click on bluestacks icon and select quit to stop bluestacks running on PC.

Stop bluestacks on PC


Open up task manager to close all bluestacks related processes.

stop bluestacks processes


Now go to computer > organize > folder and search options > view tab, select show hidden files, folders and drivers and, uncheck hide protected operating system files.

Show hidden files


Download Bluestacks root and unzipped, you found that inside contain Root.fs and initrd.img two files, copy this two files.

Go to c:/ ProgramDate / BlueStacks /Android, paste it and replace Root.fs and initrd.img two files inside Android folder.

root bluestacks with root,fs


Start run bluestacks again and wait for a while, then you will notice windows as below then select apps option.

bluestacks root


Download root checker from bluestacks Google play and installed, click allow to verify root access.

check root bluestacks with root checker


You will get a message with congratulations ! this device has root access. Bluestacks on Windows PC already rooted.

comfirm root access on bluestacks


This root bluestacks tutorial applied to version.

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