How to install your RealPlayer Cloud

Step 2 Run the RealPlayer Cloud Installer

Find and double-click the RealPlayer Cloud installer from your browser's download window.

If you are using Chrome or Firefox, you will need to double-click the program file that will appear in the bottom left of your browser window.

Step 3 Follow the set up instructions on screen

Read and accept the terms and conditions.

If you want to setup options, click "Options" and you will be presented with a page to choose your setup options.

  • Choose your Options.
  • Change install Location

    Click "Change Location" if you wish to specify an installation directory other than the default location.

  • Choose whether or not you want desktop shortcuts

    Remove the checkbox if you do not want desktop icons added.

  • Download and Recording

    This option allows you to choose whether or not you want the browser plug-in, which allows you to download internet videos directly from web pages.

  • Make RealPlayer Cloud my preferred video player

    This option allows you to associate RealPlayer Cloud with all media formats it can play.

  • When you have chosen your options, click "Accept" and installation will begin.

Step 4 Install RealPlayer Cloud

Installation of RealPlayer Cloud will now start. This may take a few minutes, depending on how fast your internet connection is.

A promotion banner will appear in the centre of the installer window introducing the features of RealPlayer Cloud. Clicking on the banner will not affect your installation.

To complete your installation and enable Video RealPlayer Cloud’s Download this Video feature you will be asked to close any open browsers. Click OK to automatically close your web browser and the installation will continue.

Step 5 Set up a Free RealPlayer Cloud account or Sign in (optional)

You will need an account if you want to take advantage of all of RealPlayer Cloud’s awesome features. It’s free and includes 2GB of free storage.

Complete the form with your name, email address and password, the application will launch and you can start using RealPlayer Cloud! Or you can simply sign in with your Facebook account.

RealPlayer Cloud will then scan your PC and add media from your PC to your RealPlayer Cloud library and you will find some introduction videos in your RealPlayer Cloud account to get you started!