Run ShowBox on your PC

This tutorial will show you how to download and install the Show Box app to your Windows computer using ARC Welder or Bluestacks so you can stream free movies directly from your computer. Show Box is an Android app that lets you watch and download free movies and shows. With the aid of ARC Welder or BlueStacks, an Android emulator for computers, you will be able to run any Android app on your computer. If you have a Mac, please view on tutorial on how to run Show Box on a Mac here. 

Show Box on Mac and Windows

Download ShowBox to a PC Method using ARC Welder

1. Download and install the Google Chrome browser. (You can skip this step if you already have Google Chrome)

Google Chrome Icon

2. Open Google Chrome and download ARC Welder.

ARC Welder Download

3. Press ‘Add to Chrome

Arc Welder Add to Chrome

4. Press ‘Add app

Add Arc Welder

5. Open a new tab and press ‘Apps

Open Apps

6. Open ARC Welder

Launch ARC Welder

7. Hit ‘Choose‘ and select a directory or create a new one for ARC Welder (this is where the data for the installed apps are stored)

Hit Choose in ARC Welder

8. Download Showbox .APK to your computer.

Show Box APK Download

9. In ARC Welder, press ‘Add your APK‘ and add the Showbox .APK

Hit Add APK in ARC Welder

10. Hit ‘Test’ (Note: You can enable full screen under Form factor)

Test on Full Screen ARC Welder

11. Showbox will now run on your PC. (If you are getting “Connection Error: Check your internet connection” error, simply open new tab in Chrome > Apps > Showbox)

Open Showbox

To launch Showbox in the future, open Chrome > New tab > Apps > Showbox

If you are getting a “WebGL is not supported” error, please follow the instructions:

webgl-is-not-supported-error

1. In Chrome, go to chrome://settings and click ‘Show advanced settings…

show-advanced-settings

2. Make sure ‘Use hardware acceleration when available‘ is turned on

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3. Go to chrome://flags and make sure ‘Override software rendering list‘ is enabled

turn-on-override-software-rendering-list

4. WebGL should now be enabled. Go to chrome://gpu and make sure WebGL says ‘Hardware accelerated

webgl-hardware-accelerated

You should now be able to run ShowBox using ArcWelder.

Download ShowBox to a PC Method using BlueStacks

1. Download and install BlueStacks here (the link is direct from the official BlueStacks site):

BlueStacks for Windows

Install BlueStacks

2. Download the Show Box .APK here:

Show Box APK Download

3. Right-click the .APK file and open with BlueStacks APK Installer

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4. Open BlueStacks and run Show Box

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You can now stream Show Box on your PC!

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