A step-by-step method to download Arlo app for computer is described below.
But before going ahead, it’s important to know about Arlo app and its key features.
Arlo Smart Home App by Netgear Labs provides a complete package of home security solutions. It lets you monitor your home anywhere from any mobile devices running iOS and Android such as iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
Arlo app for computer is compatible with latest Windows 8 and 10 laptops and desktops. It currently supports both 32 bit and 64-bit versions of PC or laptop. So you can use Arlo app on both 32 bit and 64 bit Windows 10 pc or laptop.
All you need to download and install an Android emulator i.e. BlueStacks on Windows PC to start using Arlo app on computer.
Steps to Download Alro App for Computer with BlueStacks
Step 1. Click here to download BlueS Arlo account to start using it on Windows PC.
Step 2. After downloading the setup file, run it to start the installation process.
Step 3. Proceed with the on-screen instructions to complete installation.
Step 4. On completion of BlueStacks installation, open its search bar and enter Arlo in order to get Android version of app.
Step 5. Click on Arlo icon that appears on results screen to initiate installation process.
Step 6. On the next screen, accept all permissions pop-up message appear on your screen to continue installation.
Step 7. Proceed further and click on Install button to start downloading Arlo app for computer/PC/laptop Windows 10/8.1 8,7,XP & Mac OS X 10.10 – 10.13 devices running Android 4.4 and higher.
Step 8. Once installation of Arlo is completed, click on Open to launch the app.
FAQs Related to Arlo App for PC/Laptops
Q1. How can I download Arlo Smart Home Security Cameras to my computer?
A1. You need BlueStacks Android emulator running on your Windows PC/laptop to download Arlo app for Windows 10/8.1 8,7 XP & Mac devices running Android 4.4 and higher.
Q2. Why won’t Arlo app work on laptop?
A2. Make sure BlueStacks is installed on your computer and you’ve signed in to it using an existing Arlo account.
Q3. How can I download Arlo app?
A3. First, download BlueStacks app player for your Windows 10/8.1 8,7,XP & Mac OS X 10.10 – 10.13 devices running Android 4.4 and higher from here . Then open BlueStacks and enter Arlo to search for Arlo app on Google Play Store . Finally, click on Install button next to Arlo app to download and install it on your PC/laptop.
Q4. How can I add or configure Arlo cameras?
A4. Open the installed Arlo app from BlueStacks home screen and sign in using your existing Arlo account. You can either use existing camera credentials or create a new one by clicking on ‘+’ sign at the top right corner.
Q5. I am getting authentication error while trying to connect Arlo cameras with my computer?
A5. Make sure your camera is connected to the same network as BlueStacks and doesn’t require port forwarding settings to work wirelessly. Also, ensure that your BlueStacks admin account has the access to configure Arlo cameras.
Q6. Which devices does Arlo app support?
A6. Arlo app is compatible with Windows 8, 7, Vista and Mac OS X 10.8 or higher devices running Android 4.4 or later versions of the operating system
Q7 . What are some key features of Arlo Smart Home App?
A7. Arlo offers following key features:
• Real-time HD video recording and instant FTP photo delivery
• Advanced motion detection algorithm
• Two-way audio support to talk and listen from a remote location
• Free cloud storage up to 7 days via Arlo Basic plan
• Support for up to 5 cameras per Arlo account
• Playback video footage directly on your computer or remotely via iOS, Android or Windows mobile device
Q8. Can I stream live videos on my laptop?
A8. Yes, you can easily stream live videos of Arlo app running on Windows 10/8.1 8,7,XP & Mac OS X 10.10 – 10.13 devices running Android 4.4 or higher via Arlo app for computer/PC/laptop Windows 8/7/Vista.