Instant BlueStacks

Start running Android apps on a Mac/PC in no time using BlueStacks

Instant BlueStacks

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Gary Judge

Start running Android apps on a Mac/PC in no time using BlueStacks
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ISBN 139781783559428
Paperback44 pages

About This Book

  • Learn something new in an Instant! A short, fast, focused guide delivering immediate results
  • Learn how to synchronize apps between an Android device and BlueStacks
  • Discover how to install apps from outside the app stores
  • Includes a step-by-step illustrated setup guide for Windows 7, Windows 8, and Mac OSX

Who This Book Is For

This book is for anyone with a Mac or PC who wants to run Android apps on their computer. Whether you want to play games that are freely available for Android but not your computer, or you want to try apps before you install them on a physical device or use it as a development tool, this book will show you how. No previous experience is needed as this is written in plain English so that you can get going with BlueStacks quickly and easily.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Instant BlueStacks
So, what is BlueStacks?
Installation
Quick start – installing your first app
Top 5 features you need to know about
People and places you should get to know

What You Will Learn

  • Install BlueStacks software
  • Configure BlueStacks software
  • Send apps from BlueStacks to your Android device
  • Synchronize all your apps from an Android device to BlueStacks
  • Troubleshoot BlueStacks
  • Install apps that do not appear in any app store

In Detail

BlueStacks is the only software that you can use to emulate an Android environment on your Mac or PC, so if you've ever wanted to run Android apps on your Mac or PC effortlessly, then Instant BlueStacks will show you how easy it can be with BlueStacks.

Instant BlueStacks takes you through the process of installing and configuring BlueStacks on Mac or PC. This book will teach you all the basics, and help you make the most of the software.

Instant BlueStacks will take you through the process setting up and using BlueStacks. You’ll be introduced to BlueStacks and guided through the installation process. Following that, you will be shown how to get going, enabling you to start experimenting with the software and various apps. By the end of this book, you will have set up your own environment and be running Android apps that you cannot otherwise get for Mac or PC. The book also introduces you to the BlueStacks community so that you can get further help and advice. Instant BlueStacks is your no-nonsense guide to installing Android apps on a Mac or PC. This book is packed with illustrations and examples to help you master the software quickly.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Instant BlueStacks
So, what is BlueStacks?
Installation
Quick start – installing your first app
Top 5 features you need to know about
People and places you should get to know

Book Details

ISBN 139781783559428
Paperback44 pages
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