84,285,534 programs installed

Should I remove BlueStacks beta-1?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
Be the first to rate (click star to rate)
How common is it?
Reach 0.0013%

Versions

VersionDistribution
0.7.0.702 3.85%
0.6.3.2217 19.23%
0.6.3.2215 11.54%
0.6.3.2212 26.92%
0.6.3.2208 11.54%
0.6.3.0686 26.92%

BlueStacks beta-1

Overview

BlueStacks beta-1 is a program developed by BlueStack Systems. The most used version is 0.6.3.2212, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software installer includes 47 files and is usually about 554.68 KB (567,990 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 31% of users of BlueStacks beta-1 come from the United States, it is also popular in France and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\bluestacks
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{C9A384DC-D6C8-4BD3-BE08-4F77824BB7BA}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 554.68 KB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by BlueStacks beta-1

  • app_renderer.dll - BlueStacks (BlueStacks GL Application Renderer Library)
  • hd-agent.exe - BlueStacks Agent
  • hd-apkhandler.exe - BlueStacks Apk Handler
  • hd-audio-native.dll - BlueStacks Audio Native Library
  • hd-blockdevice.exe - BlueStacks Block Device
  • hd-blockdevice-native.dll - BlueStacks Block Device Native Library
  • hd-camera-native.dll
  • hd-filesystem.exe - BlueStacks File System
  • hd-filesystem-native.dll - BlueStacks File System Native Library
  • hd-frontend.exe - BlueStacks Frontend
  • hd-frontend-native.dll - BlueStacks Frontend Native Library
  • hd-gps-native.dll - BlueStacks Gps Native Library
  • hd-hypervisor-amd64.sys - BlueStacks Hypervisor for amd64
  • hd-hypervisor-x86.sys - BlueStacks Hypervisor for x86
  • hd-libraryhandler.dll - BlueStacks Utility Library
  • hd-logcollector.exe - BlueStacks Log Collector
  • hd-logrotator.exe - BlueStacks Log Rotator
  • hd-logrotator-native.dll - BlueStacks Log Rotator Native Library
  • hd-logrotatorservice.exe - BlueStacks Log Rotator Service
  • hd-moreapps-insthelper.exe - BlueStacks More Apps Inst Helper
  • hd-network.exe - BlueStacks Network
  • hd-network-native.dll - BlueStacks Network Native Library
  • hd-opengl-native.dll - BlueStacks Opengl Native Library
  • hd-restart.exe - BlueStacks Restart Utility
  • hd-runapp.exe - BlueStacks App Runner
  • hd-service.exe - BlueStacks Service
  • hd-service-native.dll - BlueStacks Service Native Library
  • hd-shortcuthandler.dll
  • hd-startlauncher.exe - BlueStacks StartLauncher
  • hd-vmcommand-native.dll - BlueStacks VM Command Runner Native Library
  • libegl_translator.dll - BlueStacks EGL Translator Library
  • libgl_logger.dll - BlueStacks GL Logger Library
  • libgles_cm_translator.dll - BlueStacks GLES CM Translator Library
  • libgles_v2_translator.dll - BlueStacks GLES V2 Translator Library
  • sys_renderer.dll - BlueStacks GL System Renderer Library
  • hd-unzip.exe (by Info-ZIP) - Info-ZIP's UnZip for Windows (Info-ZIP's UnZip for Win32 console)
  • devcomponents.dotnetbar2.dll (by DevComponents.com) - DevComponents.DotNetBar
  • adbwinapi.dll (by Google, inc) - Android SDK (Android ADB API)
  • naudio.dll (by Mark Heath) - NAudio
  • hd-adb.exe
  • hd-dockhandler.exe
  • hd-glinfo.exe
  • hd-png2ico.exe
  • hd-zip.exe
  • json.dll (by CodeTitans)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • hd-adb.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{414B58D5-075E-4F20-A788-93CF9F140FAC}' (runs on registration).
2 Services
  • hd-logrotatorservice.exe runs as a service named 'BlueStacks Log Rotator Service' (BstHdLogRotatorSvc).
  • hd-service.exe runs as a service named 'BlueStacks Android Service' (BstHdAndroidSvc).
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • hd-agent.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'BlueStacks Agent' and executes as C:\Program Files\BlueStacks\HD-Agent.exe.
  • hd-frontend.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'BlueStacks App Player' and executes as C:\Program Files\BlueStacks\HD-FrontEnd.exe Android hidemode.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

hd-adb.exe
Memory:4.6 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0158008696%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00635150%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00944937%
0.015104% average

How do I remove BlueStacks beta-1?

Quickly and completely remove BlueStacks (beta-1) from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall BlueStacks beta-1 from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program BlueStacks (beta-1), click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove BlueStacks beta-1.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win 8.1 4%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 73.08%
Windows 10 15.38%
Windows XP 7.69%
Windows 8.1 3.85%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 40.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.00%
Windows 7 Professional 8.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.00%
Windows 7 Starter 4.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.03% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 31.03%
  France 13.79%
  United Kingdom 6.90%
  Portugal 6.90%
  Canada 3.45%
  Malaysia 3.45%
  LY 3.45%
  Netherlands 3.45%
  Argentina 3.45%
  Finland 3.45%
  India 3.45%
  Australia 3.45%
  IQ 3.45%
  Kuwait 3.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
Acer 22.22%
Dell 11.11%
Lenovo 5.56%
Toshiba 5.56%
GIGABYTE 5.56%
ASUS 5.56%
American Megatrends 5.56%
Sony 5.56%
Common models
eMachines EL1360G 4.76%
BGH e-Nova M46G... 4.76%
Sony VPCSB38GG 4.76%
LENOVO 2522AT6 4.76%
eMachines eMachines E625... 4.76%
Acer Aspire M3203 4.76%

About (from BlueStack Systems, Inc.)

Bluestacks is a Silicon Valley-based software company that produces BlueStacks App Player and BlueStacks Cloud Connect.
Publisher URL: www.bluestacks.com

commentsComments

user comment
No one has commented yet. Help others learn more about this software, share your comments.