HowTo Fix BlueStacks Market Not Found Error While Installing apps

Bluestacks Market not Found ErrorBluestacks is one of the most popular and free android emulator that allows people to install android apps and games on PC that means you no longer need to have android device to get the experience of android apps and games.

User guide How to Fix Bluestacks Market not Found error while installing apps.This “Market Not Found Search Web for Installation Recipe” is the common error coming in bluestacks app plyaer.

Now a so many people facing this common issue which trying to install app in bluestacks emulator. There are few ways to solve Market not found error in bluestacks . Before going to share this guide let me explain why this error occurs on your app player.


This error comes while you try to search apps in bluestacks search bar.Many people thinking this is an software problem or some technical error,but its not. Actually this error occurs while Bluestacks unable to detect  Google Android Play Store, this is the main reason of market not found error in bluestacks.

How to Solve Bluestacks Market not Found Error

You can easily solve this problem by following the below step by step tutorial perfectly.There are 3 ways to fix this  error.

  1. Installing apps directly from Google Play Store
  2. Using Android Apk files

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Fix Market not Found Error in Bluestacks

Below i am going to share the guide about that three methods one by one.Follow this guide perfectly to solve Bluestacks Market not Found Error easily.

Method 1. Install apps directly from google play store

  • First of all connect to internet
  • Search for  “Help” in Bluestacks search bar located in top right corner as shown in below screenshot.
  • Click on “Help” icon.
  • Now you can able to see the url, just click on that link.
  • Now link  will open in the browser, now just change the url in address bar to and hit enter.

 google play store url

  • Now a  small pop up box will open asking you to choose the play store or browser, Select the Play store and make it default by clicking on Always button.


  • Now a window will open asking you for account details,you can login using your gmail username and password, once you’ve completed this process successfully, you can start installing apps from google play store as well as you can also search apps directly in bluestacks search bar.

Method 2.  Using Android Apk files.

If u still getting Market not Found error in bluestacks or facing any  problem to install apps in bluestacks after applying the above playstore method, you can use this Apk file method.

  • Download the  Apk file of your android app
  •  You can easily download apk files of your app by searching in Google like Whatsapp.apk , Candy Crush Saga.apk, temple run 2.apk  etc. Just add the .apk extension at the end of the app name you want to download or else you can download apk files directly from websites like Google Play Store etc…
  • After downloading  the apk file just double click on file, it will install itself in bluestacks, and  you can also install it  by doing right click on file >> Open with >>  and choose Bluestacks.
  • Once it done you can start using your favorite app on Bluestacks app player.

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