How to Disable Hyper-V on Windows 10/8/7

Posted by | In the previous post, we talk about How to Enable Visualization in order to improve BlueStacks performance. It will maximize the graphics of the games or apps that you play in BlueStacks. But it requires a good graphic card to enable the Hyper-V on Windows. If you don’t, then it would lead you some problems. For those who experience the problem, you can disable Hyper-V on Windows 10/8/7 as the solution.

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How do I disable Hyper-V on Windows?

In this post, we are going to guide you on how to disable Hyper-V on Windows. Though Hyper-V on Windows 10 brings many benefits for the graphics, but it seems that some people experience misbehave on their computer. In BlueStacks, disabling Hyper-V will help boost up BlueStacks’ performance.

The method works perfectly on all version of BlueStacks:

How to Disable Hyper-V on Windows 10/8/7

Since Windows OS comes with different versions, you should know for sure which version of your PC. It is because each version has a slight difference of the Settings. Read and follow the steps below thoroughly:

1. Press on the Start menu and go to Control Panel > Programs > Turn Windows features on or off.

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2. Uncheck Hyper-V in Windows features, and click OK.

Please pay attention to the version of Windows below. Look at the image to see which features you should uncheck.

Windows 8 Pro 64-bit edition
Windows 8 Enterprise 64-bit edition
Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit edition
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 64-bit edition
Windows 10 Enterprise 64-bit edition

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For Windows 10 Pro 64-bit edition

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For Windows 10 Home (Version 1809)

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For Windows 10 Home (version 1803)

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3. Click on the OK button to apply the changes and restart your PC Windows to apply the changes.

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The Hyper-V on Windows 10/8/7 should have disabled by now. But if you find no changes because it doesn’t work, you can download the registry file on here and run it by double clicking on it. Reboot your computer afterwards.

Note: the registry will only work for Windows 10 (64 Bit).


Those were the steps to disable Hyper-V on Windows 10/8/7. Download Android games and install it on BlueStack to check if the the performance has improved. For queries or suggestions, please contact us or write in the comments section below. We will try as soon as we can to respond it. Thank you for reading bluestackforpc, Pals.

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