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DuckDuckGo Privacy Browser on Windows Pc

Developed By: DuckDuckGo

License: Free

Rating: 4,7/5 - 1.203.190 votes

Last Updated: July 09, 2021

App Details

Version 5.89.1
Size 13.7 MB
Release Date June 25, 21
Category Books & Reference Apps

App Permissions:
Allows applications to open network sockets. [see more (9)]

What's New:
What's new in this release?You can now open links to app content in their associated apps if you already have them installed.Join our fully distributed... [see more]

Changelog:
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Download on Windows PC

Compatible with Windows 7/8/10 Pc & Laptop

Download on Android

Compatible with Android 5.0+ (Lollipop)

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About this app

On this page you can download DuckDuckGo Privacy Browser and install on Windows PC. DuckDuckGo Privacy Browser is free Books & Reference app, developed by DuckDuckGo. Latest version of DuckDuckGo Privacy Browser is 5.89.1, was released on 2021-06-25 (updated on 2021-07-09). Estimated number of the downloads is more than 10,000,000. Overall rating of DuckDuckGo Privacy Browser is 4,7. Generally most of the top apps on Android Store have rating of 4+. This app had been rated by 1,203,190 users, 15,047 users had rated it 5*, 982,542 users had rated it 1*.

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How to install DuckDuckGo Privacy Browser on Windows?

Instruction on how to install DuckDuckGo Privacy Browser on Windows 7/8/10 Pc & Laptop

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

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 DuckDuckGo Privacy Browser 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. Google Play Store comes pre-installed in Bluestacks. On the home screen, find Google Play Store and click on the icon to open it. You may need to sign in to access the Play Store.
  3. Look for "DuckDuckGo Privacy Browser" in the search bar. Click to install "DuckDuckGo Privacy Browser" from the search results.
  4. If you don't see this app from the search results, you need to download APK/XAPK installer file from this page, save it to an easy-to-find location. Once the APK/XAPK file is downloaded, double-click to open it. You can also drag and drop the APK/XAPK file onto the BlueStacks home screen to open it.
  5. Once installed, click "DuckDuckGo Privacy Browser" icon on the home screen to start using, it'll work like a charm :D

[Notes] 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 DuckDuckGo Privacy Browser on Windows PC using NoxPlayer

  1. Download & Install NoxPlayer at: https://www.bignox.com. The installation is easy to carry out.
  2. After NoxPlayer is installed, open it and you can see the search bar on the home screen. Look for "DuckDuckGo Privacy Browser" and click to install from the search results.
  3. You can also download the APK/XAPK installer file from this page, then drag and drop it onto the NoxPlayer home screen. The installation process will take place quickly. After successful installation, you can find "DuckDuckGo Privacy Browser" on the home screen of NoxPlayer.

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What's new in this release?
You can now open links to app content in their associated apps if you already have them installed.

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July 08, 2021

What's new in this release?
Did a little tidying around our home offices.

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June 25, 2021

What's new in this release?
Did a little tidying around our home offices.

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June 24, 2021

What's new in this release?
Now you can add sites you love as Favorites, and they'll appear right at your fingertips whenever you open a new tab.

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June 11, 2021

What's new in this release?
Switching to a new device? Now you can import/export your bookmarks in the DuckDuckGo app.

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May 28, 2021

What's new in this release?
Switching to a new device? Now you can import/export your bookmarks in the DuckDuckGo app.

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May 19, 2021

What's new in this release?
This update resolves an issue blocking users from accessing websites that use Akamai

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May 06, 2021

What's new in this release?
This update resolves an issue blocking users from accessing websites that use Akamai.

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May 05, 2021

Mended a few broken pipes.

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April 29, 2021

In this release we fixed some problems related to 3rd party authentication when signing in to sites.

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April 28, 2021

In this release we fixed some problems related to 3rd party authentication when signing in to sites.

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April 21, 2021

- Rolled up our sleeves and did some maintenance.

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April 10, 2021

- Rolled up our sleeves and did some maintenance.

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March 29, 2021

- Bug fixes and other improvements.

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March 18, 2021

- Bug fixes and other improvements.

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February 19, 2021

- Bug fixes and other improvements.

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February 17, 2021

- Bug fixes and other improvements.

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Allows applications to open network sockets.
Allows an application to receive the ACTION_BOOT_COMPLETED that is broadcast after the system finishes booting.
Allows an application to write to external storage.
Allows an application to request installing packages.
Allows an app to access precise location.
Allows an app to access approximate location.
Allows using PowerManager WakeLocks to keep processor from sleeping or screen from dimming.
Allows applications to access information about networks.
Allows an application to read from external storage.