Meta recently released its standalone rival to Twitter, namely Threads.
Threads is developed by its Instagram developers team.
Similar to Twitter you can use Threads to share text updates, post links, reply or report messages, and join public conversations.
You need an Instagram account to login into Threads.
Threads gained millions of users within hours of its launch and have crossed 100 million users now.
In this article, we have shared multiple methods to perform Threads For PC Download.
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Does Threads Work On Desktop?
If you signed up for Threads then you might know that Threads is deeply integrated with Instagram. At the time of writing this article, there’s no usable web app or desktop mode of Threads.
However, since Threads is a completely new app and it just launched we can soon expect a full-fledged website of Threads. Feel free to bookmark this webpage as we will update this article as soon as Threads is available for PC.
That said, you can still download, install, and run the Android version of the Threads App on a Windows PC using any mainstream Android emulator.
Continue reading as we have shared a detailed tutorial to help you download threads for your computer.
Download Threads On PC
As mentioned earlier, you can use any mainstream Android Emulator to Install Threads On PC. This method can be used with Windows 7/8/10 and 11.
However, for Windows 11 we suggest using the 2nd method provided in the article.
For the sake of this tutorial, we will be using Bluestacks.
Simply follow these easy steps to get started,
STEP 1: First download and install any reliable Android emulator on your Windows or macOS PC.
STEP 2: Next run the emulator and open the Google PlayStore to sign in with your Google account. (feel free to use your secondary account if you are worried about security).
STEP 3: Once that’s done download the official Instagram App and the official Threads App from the Google PlayStore.
STEP 4: Sign in to your Instagram account and then launch the Threads app.
STEP 5: Now when you open Threads you will be prompted to sign in with your instagram account so simply do that and you will be good to go.
And that’s pretty much it. You will now be able to use the full-fledged version of the Threads App On PC.
You can even side-load the Threads APK from websites like APKPure.
How To Download Threads On Windows 11 PC
Unlike every other version of Windows, Windows 11 natively supports Android Apps & Services.
Consequently, you can effortlessly Download Threads By Instagram On Windows 11 using Windows Subsystem for Android (WSA).
Before following the steps mentioned below ensure that you have WSA enabled on your PC. Additionally, you need the Threads By Instagram APK file which can be acquired from APKPure. Finally, you need the WSATools app from the Microsoft Store.
Once you have all of the aforementioned things sorted it’s time to enable Developer Mode inside WSA. To do that,
1. Launch the Windows Subsystem for Android on your PC.
2. Select Advanced Settings from the sidebar.
3. Enable the Developer Mode toggle.
Now you can open the WSATools app that you downloaded from the Microsoft store.
While launching the app for the very first time it might install additional programs like the Android ADB tools, so let it do its thing.
Finally, locate the Threads APK in your file explorer and hit install.
Also Read- How to Get Verified On Threads
This was a simple and easy-to-follow tutorial on How To Download Threads on PC.
Update: Instagram head Adam Mosseri confirmed that the web version of Threads is coming later this week.