Threads For Desktop: How To Use Instagram Threads On PC (2023)

Do you want to use Instagram Threads on your Desktop? If your answer is YES then look no further as we have got you covered.

Ever since the Threads App was launched on Google Play Store or Apple App Store, a lot of Instagram users have been searching for ways to access Threads on Dekstop.

Unlike Twitter, Instagram Threads users are unable to access it on their desktop because its official website is yet to be functional.

When you visit Threads App’s official website (, you will be asked to use it either on Android or iOS devices because the PC version of Threads is yet to be officially released.

If you are here to learn how to use Threads on Windows or Mac then don’t worry, we have got you covered.

Without any further ado, let’s get started:

Do Instagram Threads Have an Official Site?

Yes, Instagram Threads have an official website named If you wish to access Threads on Desktop or Windows, you need to visit its official website

Before you visit its official website, let me tell you that the website does not allow you to sign up or log in to Threads right now.

When you visit the site, you will be shown two options — Android and iPhone. If you own an Android or iOS device, click on the Android and iPhone options, respectively.

Can I Use Instagram Threads On Desktop?

Yes, you can use Instagram Threads on a Desktop or Windows for viewing or reading purposes only.

As mentioned above, the Meta Threads website does not allow users to sign up or sign into Threads.

To read or view Threads posts on Desktop, you need to visit its official website and enter the username of the person whose posts you want to read at the end of the link.

If you want to read someone’s Threads posts on a Desktop, you need to enter their username at the end of this URL:

For Example: If you want to read Diksha Arora’s Threads posts on your PC, you need to enter her username at the end of the above URL.

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Now, you can read her Threads posts on your Desktop or PC.

Notably, you can’t reply, like, or post anything using the Threads website. Irrespective of whether you want to publish posts or react or reply to Threads posts, you will have to use the Threads app.

Notably, you would not be able to access someone’s Threads posts on a Desktop if they have a private profile.

Can I Use Threads On Desktop Using Emulator?

The short answer is NO. While writing this guide, I tried multiple ways to access Threads on my desktop including the emulator.

Yes, I tried to access Threads using the BlueStacks emulator and downloaded both Instagram and Threads apps on my Laptop.

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Unfortunately, when I was typing to sign up on Threads using Instagram, I encountered an error that says “Please wait a few minutes before you try again”.

As soon as we come across a way to use Threads on PC, we will update this post.

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