The popular messaging app WhatsApp has added one more feature to its portal. Now you can use the instant messaging service in your desktop easily than before. You can keep up to date on the messages. The desktop Whatsapp app is available and to download it you can go to the site whatsapp.com/download in your PC. Then click download. But if you do not want to download there is a web version that you can find on web.whatsapp.com.
Here are all the details you may need for using the feature effectively.
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Why WhatsApp desktop app and web version useful?
The WhatsApp web and computer app are beneficial to you in many ways. If you do not have your phone with you while working you may miss some of the important messages in Whatsapp. So to avoid it you can download the app or use the web-based version on your desktop.
You can know what happens in your Whatsapp through your PC or laptop. You can send texts to your friends or family when you are working on your PC. This will also allow you to stick to your work without wasting any time on your phone.
How does it work?
To download the Whatsapp in your desktop you have to scan the QR code from your phone. This will arrange the app to get downloaded in your desktop with all the contacts and messages. You can also have a look at your profile and the profile of your friends. There are no changes in Whatsapp mobile app and desktop app as they are similar only. But there are some changes in the settings. Moroever, the display in your PC will be bigger and you can send replies easily.
How to use the Whatsapp desktop and web version?
Open your PC or laptop and then scan the QR code that comes on your device through the phone.
For iPhone users
If you are an iPhone user then you have to go to the Whatsapp app on your phone. Then in the settings, you will find Whatsapp web. There will be a box with which you have to scan in your desktop.
For Android users
Go to the Whatsapp app in your phone and click the three dots at the top. You will find Whatsapp web there. Click the option and start scanning the QR code.
After doing the process all the messages and contacts you have in your phone Whatsapp app will appear on your PC or laptop. To have a look at your profile, click the photo on the top of the desktop app. There will be a symbol next to the photo with which you can begin new chats. There is also a small arrow present that will enable you to see the drop-down menu.
These are the steps that will allow you to use the Whatsapp web on your PC effectively. It is very easy to perform. Just try yourself and see because it will prove beneficial to you. Many are enjoying the new Whatsapp web feature on their PC.