Textra desktop is one of the most popular messaging apps. This app uses the phone sim and serves as the alternative to the SMS app of android. The users are getting more and more interested in the PC version of the app. However, Textra desktop does not actually have a PC version, yet it is possible to use this app on PC. The only thing which is needed to be done is to successfully download the app on to your PC.
Features of Textra
Textra desktop is the SMS app that is fast gaining popularity among the PC users. All this is due to its great range of features which gives its users an awesome experience. Following are some of the features of the app which add to its popularity-
- Set specific tunes for specific notifications. Hence the notification alerts can be customized according to the whims of the users.
- Set different color themes for different notifications, i.e. the users can totally customize their experience of the app. With themes numbering 200, plenty of options are available for the users to choose from.
- The users can customize the settings of the app and use features like ‘quick replies’.
- The built-in scheduling option also helps in quick replies.
- In order to stop receiving messages from some specific sources, the ‘block’ feature is there to help the users.
- The app has a built-in camera that can be used to click pictures directly onto the app.
The app is totally free. All the great features mentioned above like notification and alerts customization do not require any extra expenditure of money by the users. Additionally, the app looks perfect on desktop too, many of the themes of this app look very professional and are well-suited for PCs.
Downloading and using Textra on your PC or Mac
Textra desktop is an app that was originally built for Android, however, if you want to download this useful app onto your PC, all you have to do is download an app that works as an emulator. An emulator app is an app that helps the users to run the app which is made for mobiles onto their PC. Plenty of emulator apps like Bluestacks are available in the market which can be used by the users.
Given below are the steps by which you can use the Bluestacks app to download Textra desktop onto your PC with utmost ease-
- Search for Bluestacks online and download it.
- Install the Bluestacks app onto your PC
- On opening Textra, you would be required to sign in to your email account.
- Go to the app store and type Textra in the search tab and click on the search.
- Open Textra and enjoy the great features of the SMS app.
You do not have to worry about the speed of the app on PC as it works perfectly well on PC and the users experience the same great speed on PC which they experience with its mobile version. In the same way, Textra desktop can be downloaded on Mac using the emulator apps.
Hence for anyone looking for a flawless SMS experience on their PC or Mac Textra desktop is the best choice.