How to install Desktop.com?

Installation guide

1. What is a Progressive Web App (PWA)?

Progressive Web Apps (PWA) are hybrid web pages that can be downloaded to your device just like a native APP and are designed to mimic native APP user experiences.

Once a user Installs or Adds to their Home Page — PWA’s behave just like APPs. While the number of mobile users is growing each day — slow connections are an everyday problem for many and result in frustrating user experiences. PWA’s are a great solution thanks to faster loading speeds and since they can even work while offline.

2. How to Install PWA to Windows or macOS?

(works only with Chrome for now)

  • Go to the https://desktop.com website
  • Sign in
  • In the upper right corner of the search bar in your browser click the '➕' sign
  • Click Install button

3. How to Add to Home Screen PWA to iPhone or Android?

(works only with Chrome for now)

IOS (iPhone)

  • Open Safari on your iPhone
  • Go to the  https://desktop.com/ website
  • Tap the Share button on Safari
  • Find by slide to the right “Add to Home Screen.”
  • Tap it, then tap Add (top right)

Android

(works only with Chrome for now)

  • Open Chrome on your Android Mobile Device
  • Go to the  https://desktop.com/ website
  • Tap Settings (Top right corner) on Chrome
  • Slide down and tap “Add to Home Screen.”