Note down the MAC address of the virtual machine (the same applies to a physical box too). This is to add the computer to this collection for which the operating system is going to be deployed. Since we will be creating a collection without defining any rule, the wizard prompts that the collection will not contain any members until we define a membership rule. Click on Devices, click on Import Computer Information. Specify the Computer name, MAC Address of the computer (MAC address of the computer where the OS is going to be deployed) and click Next. Choose Add computers to the following collection, click on Browse and choose the new device collection that we created. Once the computer information is imported, click on Close.Right click on Device Collections, click Create Device Collection. The process of importing this new computer to a new device collection will take few minutes. Choose Enable the local admin account and set the desired password. You can choose to add this computer to the domain or join a workgroup.There is a solution available to fix Graphics card error on Windows computer at end of this guide.Bluestacks Android emulator on the host computer and it uses the PC’s Graphics library (GL) drivers and VGA display hardware.Therefore you might face some issues if your computer display card or display drivers are not compatible (or out of date) with latest Bluestacks on Windows 10 and Windows 8.1, 7.You can find more information about Bluestacks’s support page here.According to Microsoft, Bluestacks 0.7 and later versions are fully compatible with Windows 8.1.
The first thing you need to check is the Do a Windows update (mostly it will detect if there is a driver update available for particular display (VGA) card, or visit the vendor’s website and update the drivers.We have earlier published several guides by using Bluestacks on Windows 8.1 such as Candy Crush Saga and Whats App on PC.Do not download older or unofficial versions of Bluestacks, because it will give trouble in playing latest Android apps on your Windows 10 or Windows 8.1 computers.In the Deploy Software Wizard, click on Browse and choose the task sequence and Collection. Set the purpose as Available and let this task sequence be available to only media and PXE. On this screen please read the warning line at the bottom.“A network account is required to access content from Windows PE“.You can choose to include the windows updates which will be installed after the OS deployment. Once the task sequence is created the next step is to deploy it to the device collection.