How to Update ROBLOX on Windows, Android, Mac

How to Update ROBLOX

Of all the major sandbox games, Roblox takes its update cycle the most seriously. In some cases, you can’t even start a gaming experience without installing the latest version. While updating the game on other platforms may be easy, it may not be the case for users running Windows or macOS. Not all platforms come with an app store, where Roblox updates are just a click away. Luckily, we’ve got you covered on this one. In this guide, learn how to update Roblox on your Windows PC or Mac in the easiest way possible.

Why should you keep Roblox up to date?

In the case of most Roblox experiences, you have no choice but to keep the platform up to date to open them. But there are many other benefits of keeping Roblox up to date, including:

  • New Features: Roblox regularly releases updates that include new gameplay features, new characters, and new performances. For players with special needs, the updates also ensure that the game is playable for the majority of people with improvements to accessibility features.
  • Bug Fixes: Keeping the game up to date allows you to see developer-side bugs less often and enjoy a bug-free experience.
  • Security – Updates usually come with important security patches to keep you and your data safe on Roblox servers.

How to update Roblox on your Mac and Macbook

If you are using a macOS device to play Roblox, follow the steps below to easily update Roblox on a Mac:

    1. First, launch a browser and go to the official Roblox website. Next, sign in to your Roblox profile. Unless you are already logged in, the website will automatically redirect you to your login/registration page.
    2. Once you are logged in, open any Roblox experience page from the home page.
    3. Next, click the “Play” button to start the Roblox experience.
    4. The browser will ask for permission to start Roblox on your system. Click the “Allow” button to continue.
    5. Finally, Roblox will automatically open and update before starting the selected experience. Usually, it takes a few minutes. You can check out our list of the best Roblox shooters while you wait for the latest version to install.

Fix Roblox Update Error on Mac

Unfortunately, trying to update Roblox often also means dealing with some of its various notorious bugs. If you’re having trouble updating Roblox on Mac, here are some simple solutions:

      1. Check Roblox Server Status – If Roblox servers are down, it will prevent you from updating or even playing games.
      2. Uninstall and reinstall Roblox – A reliable way to update Roblox is to download the app from scratch. But make sure to remove all files related to the existing version before doing so.
      3. Disable your VPN – Your VPN can interfere with the connection between Roblox servers and your system. Turning it off usually fixes it.

    If none of these fixes work for you, we also have a dedicated guide to fix Roblox not updating on Mac. You can use the linked guide to get your game up and running in no time.

    Also, Read: How to Fix PS5 Controller Not Charging Issue

  1.  How to update Roblox on Windows

Update Roblox Player

  1. There are two editions of Roblox available on Windows. Use the sections dedicated to both versions to update the one you prefer.

    Update Roblox Player

    Roblox Player is the edition of Roblox that you download as an executable (.exe) file and use as standalone classic software. Follow these steps to update it on Windows:

  2. First, launch any Windows browser and go to the official Roblox website (visit here). Then sign in to your account.
  3. Next, open one of the experience pages from your home page by clicking on it.3. After that, use the “Play” button to open the experience.
  4. Your browser will now try to start Roblox. After that, click the “Open Roblox” button when prompted.
  5. Finally, Roblox will start and update automatically. Now all you have to do is wait for the update to finish.

Update Roblox from the Microsoft Store

Follow these steps to update the edition of the Roblox app present in the Microsoft Store on Windows:

              1. First, press the Windows key and search for “Microsoft Store“. Then open the app.
              2. Next, use the search bar above and search for “Roblox“.
              3. Finally, click the “Update” button on the Roblox store page. The update can take anywhere from a few seconds to a few minutes.

How to update ROBLOX (Android and iOS)

              1. Open Google Play Store or (Apple App Store).
              2. Search for Roblox.
              3. If an update is available, you should see an option to update the game.
              4. You can also reinstall it to fix the errors, please open Google Play Store and search for Roblox again.
              5. Click the “Uninstall” button, let it uninstall once it’s done, and click the “Install” button and it should reinstall the game.

  1. If none of these methods work for you, then something is wrong. If so, just uninstall ROBLOX on your dedicated device, download the latest version from the official website, and install it. I hope this article has made it easy for you to update or reinstall the game and fix any bugs or glitches you have encountered.

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