Entertainment has just become better and more refined with online streaming apps such as Showbox. Due to the increasing popularity of such apps, it has made its presence onto other devices as well; irrespective of the operating system.
In this article, we will see how you can run Showbox on a Chromebook. Chromebook runs on Chrome OS which has been developed by Google and can run a variety of Apps on it.
Let’s check out the steps that you can follow to run Showbox on your Chromebook.
Showbox is an Android App and to run Android Apps on a Chrome OS, and you need first to download an emulator. After this, we can proceed further.
Step 1: Open Google Chrome on your Chromebook and go to the extension page and search for ‘Arc Welder’. This is an emulator which will let you download Android Application Package(APK) file onto your device.
Step 2: Click on ‘Add to Chrome’ in the dialogue box that has opened after clicking on ‘Arc Welder’.
Step 3: After you have added it to your Chrome Browser, you will find this under the App section in your browser.
Step 4: Go to the ‘Arc Welder’ App and select it.
Step 5: Now click on ‘Add your APK’ and add Showbox APK file to it.
Step 6: Click on the Test Button on which the Showbox App will show under the App section of your Chromebook.
Step 7: Open the App, and you will be directed to the Home page of the Showbox App from where you can select your favourite Movies and TV Series.
Step 8: Next, click on download or stream based on your requirement of viewing the content.
Here are some FAQs related to the topic:
Question 1: What are the alternatives of Arc Welder?
Answer: Some of the alternatives to Arc Welder are BlueStacks and Genymotion.
Question 2: Which version of the Showbox should I download?
Answer: You should go for the Showbox 4.96 version.
Question 3: How will I get notified on Showbox’s updates?
Answer: The app will get automatically updated once it receives one but if it is not happening then try uninstalling the app and follow the same process to download the new version.
Question 4: What do I do if the Showbox App gets stuck?
Answer: First of all, you have to check your Internet Connection. If that is working fine, then clear the cache and then use the App.
Thus, here are the steps by which you can install the Showbox App and use it on your Chromebook and enjoy the experience.