How to Install Arduino IDE on Windows 11

Install Arduino IDE on Windows 11

If you want to program your Arduino board, then you have to use the IDE (Integrated Development Environment). One of the widely used IDEs to program an Arduino Board is the Arduino IDE.

Here’s a complete guide on downloading and installing Arduino IDE on Windows 11. Also, we have mentioned a video tutorial.

How to Install Arduino IDE on Windows 11

To install Arduino IDE, you have a couple of options. You can go to the official website and download the installer file to install it on your device. Or, if you prefer, you can also install it from the Microsoft Store. Either way, it’s up to you!

However, here we will discuss both methods.

1. Install Arduino IDE using the Installer file

For that, you can follow these steps:

1. Visit the official website of Arduino to download the Windows installer file.

Download Arduino IDE Installer file

2. Now, after the download is complete. Open the installer file and read the license agreement before installing Arduino IDE.

3. Then click on the I Agree button.

Agree License of Arduino IDE

5. In the next window, select to install Arduino IDE for users or just yourself, and then click on the Next button to continue.

Arduino IDE Setup

7. After that, select the location where you want to install Arduino IDE by clicking the Browse option or keep it to default, and click the Install button.

Install Arduino IDE

8. Now, wait for the installation to complete.

9. Once the installation is complete, click the Close button to close the Arduino IDE setup window. After that, you are ready to use Arduino IDE on Windows 11.

Completion Window of Arduino IDE

2. Using the Microsoft Store

Do you know? You can also install Arduino IDE using the Microsoft Store. You don’t need to go through the traditional installation process. Just search for the IDE and click on the install button, and you’re done.

Here’s how:

1. Open the Microsoft Store application on your device.

2. Search for Arduino IDE and select it from the search results.

3. Then, click on the Get/Install button and wait for the installation to complete.

Instal Arduino IDE from Microsoft Store

4. Now, to use it, connect your Arduino Board and open the Arduino IDE to program your board.

Arduino IDE Interface


So these are the two ways to download and install Arduino IDE on a Windows operating system. You can use any of the methods, and you are good to go with your Arduino project.

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Ajoy Kumar

He is a Computer Science graduate dedicated to empowering individuals to forge successful careers in programming and the dynamic world of technology and industry.

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