WhatsApp is one of the best mobile messaging application which allows the user to send messages instantly to friends, family and loved ones. WhatsApp is available for various mobile operating systems like Android, iOS, Windows Phones, BlackBerry, Nokia S40 and Nokia Symbian. However, most of the people also wants their favorite WhatsApp Messenger to be used on computer, they prefer physical keyboard over touch screen typing on mobile phones. But still we have various methods of installing and using WhatsApp Messenger on PC.
As we know, we can use some Android emulators like BlueStack and YouWave to run Android apps and games on computers. We can use these software to use WhatsApp on computer in a similar way. Of course, if you do not want to install any app player or android simulator for PC, there is another way for you.
How to use WhatsApp on PC
We have two methods of using WhatsApp on PC and we will disclose both of the Methods to use WhatsApp on Computer to give you the freedom to enjoy WhatsApp Messenger on Computer.
- Method 1: Using Android emulators to use WhatsApp on PC
- Method 2: Using unofficial WhatsApp PC client: Wassapp
Method 1: Using Android emulators to use WhatsApp on PC
Option 1: Bluestacks
Step 1: Download Bluestacks.
Step 2: After downloading the above software called Bluestacks install it on your computer and complete all the steps it will ask like to sign in to your Google Account.
Step 3: After WhatsApp gets downloaded into Bluestacks you can run the app WhatsApp by clicking on WhatsApp logo from home screen and then you just sign in with your WhatsApp Account details and enjoy sending messages from WhatsApp on Computer.
Option 2. YouWave
Step 1: Download YouWave
Step 2: And install it on your computer, after it gets installed launch the software YouWave from desktop shortcut.
Step 3: Open Google PlayStore from YouWave and sign in to your Google account and search for WhatsApp Messenger and install it, after WhatsApp gets successfully installed on YouWave on your Computer launch WhatsApp Messenger from home screen of YouWave and sign in to your WhatsApp Account to start sending messages from WhatsApp on your Computer.
Method 2: Using unofficial WhatsApp PC client
Wassapp: WhatsApp for PC Client
There is another way to use WhatsApp on PC. An unofficial but powerful WhatsApp desktop client for PC called “Wassapp” can get the job done. It not only allows you to register a new account, but also enables you to import all of your accounts from an existing account and then start conversations with them.
Step 1: Download Wassapp
Step 2: Start the installation process and then launch the program.
Step 3: Log in WhatsApp account
If you already used WhatsApp on a mobile phone, enter the phone number and the password to login. (Note: The password is the unique code of your device (the IMEI for Android, Symbian and BlackBerry users, WiFi Mac address for iOS users and the device’s unique ID for Windows Phone users).)
Or Register a new account.
- Select Register option, select country first, then enter phone number.
- Request Code to verify your phone (Choose receiving WhatsApp verification code,)
- Enter the verification code received by messages or call.
- Copy the password generated and click to log in.
Once the verification process is complete you will be able to create your account and add contacts. Now you are ready to use WhatsApp Messenger on computer. You will get notification when a new message arrived if you set the software, but for that you need to keep the software open in the background.
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Update: WhatsApp comes to your browser, with a catch. Both Windows and Mac users can quickly send and receive WhatsApp messages right from your computer.
WhatsApp is now available for the Web, in a form that pairs the mobile version of the app to a user’s desktop computer. Read more>>