Setting Up Roblox Studio

Create immersive 3D experiences on Roblox with Roblox Studio, a free application available on Windows and Mac.

System Requirements

The following system specifications ensure that Studio runs smoothly:

  • Windows (64-bit) – Windows 7, 8, 8.1, 10, or 11. For Windows 10 or earlier, you also need Internet Explorer 11 or higher and the latest version of WebView2
  • Mac – macOS 10.13 (High Sierra) and above.
  • Processor – Processor with a clock speed of 1.6 GHz or better.
  • RAM – 4 GB of system memory.
  • Hard Disk – At least 10 GB of available hard disk space after installation.
  • Graphics Card – A computer less than 5 years old with a dedicated video card or a laptop less than 3 years old with an integrated video card.
  • Internet Access – At least 4-8 MB/s to keep Studio up-to-date and save projects to your Roblox account.
¹ When installing WebView2 for Windows 10 or earlier, try the Evergreen Standalone Installer if the Evergreen Bootstrapper installation fails.

Installing Studio

To install Roblox Studio on your Windows or Mac computer:

  1. Click the following Download Studio button. A pop-up dialog displays.

  2. In the pop-up dialog, click the Download Studio button.

    The pop-up dialog with the Download Studio button highlighted.
  3. Find the Studio installer in your browser's download history and double-click the file.

    • On Windows, the file is RobloxStudio.exe.
    • On Mac, the file is RobloxStudio.dmg.
  4. After Studio finishes installing, a pop-up confirmation displays. Click the Launch Studio button.

  5. Sign in to Studio with your Roblox account. If you don't have an account, create one at and follow the tips on securing your account.

Updating Studio

In contrast to certain other engines, every experience runs on the latest version of the Roblox engine. You should keep Studio up-to-date to utilize the latest APIs and features.

If your current version of Studio is outdated, you'll see an Update Available button in the upper-right corner. Clicking the button will prompt you to save/close the currently open place so that Studio can automatically update and restart.

Studio's Model tab with the Update Studio button highlighted.