Installing local apps
When you start a freshly installed nRF Connect for Desktop, it shows a list of all apps officially supported by Nordic Semiconductors. But if developers create new apps or new versions, they can also create a developer bundle of an app consisting of a file like
pc-nrfconnect-boilerplate-0.0.1.tgz which users then can install manually:
- Copy the file to
Restart nRF Connect for Desktop. The app should now appear in the apps list.
Please note: If the app has the same name as an official app, it now appears twice in the list. You can differentiate the two by the label below it: One says “official”, while the other one is “local”: