How to Install Silverlight on Your Windows PC


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Why do you need to install Silverlight on your Windows computer to watch Stan? Well, this free plugin is extremely important for enhancing the video, audio, quality, and performance experience offered by the Stan app. Therefore, it must be installed on your Windows PC before you start using the streaming service.

To install and download Silverlight, you must be prompted via Stan. Choose your web browser from below and follow the instructions to install it on your Windows computer. However, do ensure you are installing the latest version.

 1.     Google Chrome

Log in to your Stan account from the Google Chrome browser

Select any movie or TV show to play

Click the “Install Now” button

From the Chrome Downloads bar present at the bottom of the web browser, select “exe”. Alternatively, you can also press Ctrl + J to check the Downloads folder for “Silverlight.exe”.

Once the “Open File – Security Warning” window appears on the screen, click “Run”

Click the “Install Now” button

Click “Close

Close your web browser and re-open again

2.     Internet Explorer

Log in to your Stan account from the Internet Explorer browser

Select any movie or TV show to play

Click the “Install Now” button

Click “Save File”. If you have trouble finding the downloaded file, you can also press Ctrl + j to check the Downloads folder for “exe”.

Click “Run” when the “Open File – Security Warning” window appears on the screen

Click “Run” when the “Internet Explorer – Security Warning” window appears on the screen

Click the “Install Now” button

Click “Close

Close your web browser and re-open again

3.     Mozilla Firefox

Log in to your Stan account from the Mozilla Firefox browser

Select any movie or TV show to play

Click the “Install Now” button

Click “Save File

From the Firefox Downloads window, double click or double tap (in the case of touchscreen devices) “exe”

When prompted by the “Open Executable File” window, click “OK

When prompted by the “Open File – Security Warning” window, click “Run

Click the “Install Now” button.

Click “Close

Close your web browser and re-open again.

So, follow the above mentioned steps when you go through the installation of Silverlight on your Windows computer and you should be able to use Stan on your PC with utmost ease.

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