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Cactus IPTV on Windows Pc

Developed By: Mikhail Arlychev

License: Free

Rating: 3,8/5 - 132 votes

Last Updated: April 16, 2024

Download on Windows PC

Compatible with Windows 10/11 PC & Laptop

App Details

Version 1.7.6
Size 29.5 MB
Release Date April 23, 18
Category Video Players & Editors Apps

App Permissions:
Allows applications to access information about Wi-Fi networks. [see more (6)]

What's New:
Some bugs fixed.Updated versions of the ffmpeg libraries. [see more]

Description from Developer:
Cactus IPTV - application to watch IPTV with two built-in players.

**** Please note, this application does not contain any TV channels! ****

To watch TV, you must add references... [read more]

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About this app

On this page you can download Cactus IPTV and install on Windows PC. Cactus IPTV is free Video Players & Editors app, developed by Mikhail Arlychev. Latest version of Cactus IPTV is 1.7.6, was released on 2018-04-23 (updated on 2024-04-16). Estimated number of the downloads is more than 10,000. Overall rating of Cactus IPTV is 3,8. Generally most of the top apps on Android Store have rating of 4+. This app had been rated by 132 users, 23 users had rated it 5*, 68 users had rated it 1*.

How to install Cactus IPTV on Windows?

Instruction on how to install Cactus IPTV on Windows 10 Windows 11 PC & Laptop

In this post, I am going to show you how to install Cactus IPTV on Windows PC by using Android App Player such as BlueStacks, LDPlayer, Nox, KOPlayer, ...

Before you start, you will need to download the APK/XAPK installer file, you can find download button on top of this page. Save it to easy-to-find location.

[Note] You can also download older versions of this app on bottom of this page.

Below you will find a detailed step-by-step guide, but I want to give you a fast overview of how it works. All you need is an emulator that will emulate an Android device on your Windows PC and then you can install applications and use it - you see you're playing it on Android, but this runs not on a smartphone or tablet, it runs on a PC.

If this doesn't work on your PC, or you cannot install, comment here and we will help you!

Step By Step Guide To Install Cactus IPTV using BlueStacks

  1. Download and Install BlueStacks at: https://www.bluestacks.com. The installation procedure is quite simple. After successful installation, open the Bluestacks emulator. It may take some time to load the Bluestacks app initially. Once it is opened, you should be able to see the Home screen of Bluestacks.
  2. Open the APK/XAPK file: Double-click the APK/XAPK file to launch BlueStacks and install the application. If your APK/XAPK file doesn't automatically open BlueStacks, right-click on it and select Open with... Browse to the BlueStacks. You can also drag-and-drop the APK/XAPK file onto the BlueStacks home screen
  3. Once installed, click "Cactus IPTV" icon on the home screen to start using, it'll work like a charm :D

[Note 1] For better performance and compatibility, choose BlueStacks 5 Nougat 64-bit read more

[Note 2] about Bluetooth: At the moment, support for Bluetooth is not available on BlueStacks. Hence, apps that require control of Bluetooth may not work on BlueStacks.

How to install Cactus IPTV on Windows PC using NoxPlayer

  1. Download & Install NoxPlayer at: https://www.bignox.com. The installation is easy to carry out.
  2. Drag the APK/XAPK file to the NoxPlayer interface and drop it to install
  3. The installation process will take place quickly. After successful installation, you can find "Cactus IPTV" on the home screen of NoxPlayer, just click to open it.

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Cactus IPTV - application to watch IPTV with two built-in players.

**** Please note, this application does not contain any TV channels! ****

To watch TV, you must add references to the playlists in the app settings.
Supported format of playlists: m3u, m3u8.
Supported format "Electronic Program Guide": xmltv.xml.gz
You can watch TV programs from the archive.
The ability to select the audio track is implemented in QtAV player mode.
Parental control for channels from the group "Adults".
The application is used two built-in players: standard and QtAV.
To ensure the best video quality, you can choose one of two QtAV player modes:
1. Using FFMPEG codec library.
2. Using the built-in device codecs.
Some bugs fixed.
Updated versions of the ffmpeg libraries.
Allows applications to access information about Wi-Fi networks.
Allows applications to access information about networks.
Allows applications to open network sockets.
Allows an application to write to external storage.
Allows using PowerManager WakeLocks to keep processor from sleeping or screen from dimming.
Allows an application to read from external storage.