BlueStacks is one of the most popular Android emulator for Windows PC and Mac. It allows you to run Android Apps on your PC with ease. We have also published an article showing how to run WhatsApp on PC using BlueStacks. However, this article will show you how to fix / solve BlueStacks market not found error.
BlueStacks market not found. Search web for installation recipe? normally occurs if you are trying to install or already using latest version of Bluestacks, which doesn’t have play store installed by default. Now when you search for an application using Bluestacks search feature, you will see Play Store button below that app. When you click on that button, you end up seeing BluesStacks Market Not found error.
So, basically a quick fix for this error is installing Google Play Store on Bluestacks. There are two ways through which you can fix Bluestacks Market Not found error. Here is how to do the same.
Fix Market Not found error By Installing Android Apps APK
Since the Market Not found error occurs when you try to install Apps on Bluestacks from search menu, you can solve this by installing Android APKs from Google Play Store manually.
All you have to do is, download Android APK from Google Play Store on your Computer, right-click on it and then select open with Bluestacks. Here is how to download Android Apps APK from Google Play Store on your PC.
Fix Market Not found error by Installing Google Play Store in Bluestacks
Well, if you don’t want to go through all the manual process of downloading and installing Android apps on your PC using APKs then you can fix this problem for once by installing Google Play Store on BlueStacks.
Step 1: Download Google Play Store APK on your PC.
Step 2: Right click on the APK file and install on Bluestacks.
Step 3: Once installed, simply try to download and install Apps from Google Play Store on your Bluestacks and you will not see Market Not found error again.