If you want to use the dedicated Amazon Prime Video app on Windows 11, you are at the right place. Here we will discuss how to install Amazon Prime Video on Windows 11. You can also check our detailed guide on; how to install Netflix on Windows 11, if you enjoy watching movies and series on Netflix.
Amazon Prime Video app for Windows operating system is now available to download via Microsoft Store. You can also download and use it or install Amazon Prime as a Progressive Web App (PWA) using the Edge browser. Here we will discuss both methods.
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How to Install Amazon Prime Video App on Windows 11
Why should you use the Amazon Prime Video app? When you use the Prime Video app. It allows you to download your favourite movies and series to watch offline. This feature is not available on the website. You can use the app irrespective of your internet connection.
So, here is how you can download and install the Amazon Prime Video app on Windows 11:
Step 1: Search for the “Microsoft Store” on the search bar and open it. Or, On your Windows 11 PC, click the Microsoft Store icon on the taskbar.
Step 2: It will open the Microsoft Store. Here on the search option, search for “Amazon Prime Video” and press enter.
Step 3: From the results, select “Prime Vidos for Windows.” Now click on“Install“and wait for the installation process to complete.
Step 4: After the installation process is complete, simply click on “Open” to launch the Amazon Prime Video app. Or, you can search for the application on the search option.
Step 5: It will open the app; from the drop-down menu, select your country/region and click “Sign in” to log in with your Amazon account. After that, you are ready to watch your favourite show.
How to Install Amazon Prime Video as a PWA on Windows 11
Amazon Prime Video app; can also be installed on Windows 11 as a Progressive Web App. You can use the app to stream videos on the desktop. It will work as a desktop app, but you will not get the native application feature like – downloading videos to watch offline.
Here is how you can install Amazon Prime Video progressive web app:
Step 1: Open the new Chromium-based Microsoft Edge browser. If you are using the older version of the Edge browser, then check our guide; to update the Microsoft Edge browser.
Step 3: Click the menu icon (three dots) at the top right of the Edge browser. Here, click on the “Apps” option and select the “Install this site as an app” option.
Step 4: Now give a name to Amazon Prime Video PWA and click on the “Install” button.
Step 5: It will install the Prime Video website as an app with a XAML shell on your Windows 11. Allows, some permission to the app. Now you are ready to use the app. You can search the app name on the “Start Menu,” or you will also find an entry for it in the “All apps” list.
That’s it; this is how you can download and install the Amazon Prime Video app on Windows 11. You can also check our list of must-have Windows 11 Apps recommendations.
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