ACMarket is the number one alternative to the official Android app store, offering thousands of unofficial apps, games, and more, all for free. And now, you can download it onto your PC or Mac computer.
Because ACMarket is an Android app, the only way to install it on a desktop PC is to use an Android emulator, such as Nox or Bluestacks. It is supported on all Mac OS X versions and Windows XP and above.
- Download your choice of Android Emulator to your computer
- Download the ACMarket APK file onto your computer from https://ac-market.org/
- You need a free Google account; set one up and log in
- Open the emulator, sign in and search for ACMarket
- Click the result, and when it has been downloaded it will be available on the emulator home screen
How to Use ACMarket
- Simply open the emulator and open ACMarket
- Search for an app or game and download it – it’s as easy as that.
Fixing ACMarket Errors
These are some of the more common errors you may find with ACMarket:
App Not Installed
There are two methods to fixing this; work through until you find one that works for you:
Method 1: Clear Package Installer Cache and Data
- Open Settings on your computer and find the apps section
- Look for System and then Package Installer
- Tap on Clear Data and Clear Cache
Method 2: Clear Space on Your Computer
Usually, when an app doesn’t install, it is because there isn’t enough space on the device. Delete any files that are no longer required, store media offline, in a cloud account, or on an external device, delete applications you don’t need, and generally have a clear-up to make some space. You also need at least 2GB of free RAM.
ACMarket Stopped Working
Again, there are a couple of solutions:
Method 1: Reset App Preferences
- Find your apps manager on your computer and go into All Apps
- Choose Reset App Preferences, click Reset Now and the app should work again
Method 2: Clear Package Installer Data and Cache
- Open Settings and go to your App Manager
- In System Apps, tap on Package Installer
- Tap Clear Data and Clear Cache
These should fix any problems you face with ACMarket
Frequently Asked Questions
Here, we provide the answers to the most commonly asked questions about ACMarket:
Is it Free?
Yes, ACMarket is 100% free to download and use, as is the Android emulator. And you will find that all the apps and games in the installer are also free to use. The app is ad-supported; this is common with unofficial apps and is where the developers make their money, ensuring you can have everything for free.
Is ACMarket Safe to Use?
Yes, it is. Millions of people worldwide use the installer every day for their app requirements, downloading apps, games, tweaks, and all sorts of other content for the Android platform. The download server is fast and secure, but you should make sure your computer is protected by anti-virus software, just to be on the safe side
Can I Use ACMarket on Any Platform?
Officially, it is only supported on the Android platform but, with the use of an Android emulator, you can use it on your Windows or Mac laptop or desktop computer too.
I Have a Warranty on My New PC – Will ACMarket Void This?
No, it won’t. ACMarket is a legal app that installs on your computer the same way any other app does. There are no special methods or workarounds, it doesn’t interfere with the security on your computer, and it doesn’t go against anything else the manufacturer may have in place.
What About Using Game Emulators?
ACMarket is home to several good game emulators, allowing you to turn your PC into a games console. In essence, these emulators are small pieces of software that make the hardware believe it is something else. In this way, you can play Nintendo, PlayStation, PPSSPP, Wii, and other games on your computer, just as if you were using the official game console. Officially, this would not be possible, give that console games are designed ONLY to run on their respective consoles. But, by using the Android emulator, you can also download these emulators and use them on your computer.
ACMarket will not only give you a whole range of Android apps on your desktop computer, but it will also give you an alternative app store to turn to when you want apps and games for free, especially modified ones.
Don’t forget to share this with others and let everyone know how they can get more choice of apps on their computers and let the developers know what you think of ACMarket.