WhatsApp is the most famous Messenger developed by WhatsApp Inc. , Now owned by Facebook. As we know, WhatsApp is available for all mobile operating systems except for Java mobiles. Whatsapp has been banning their users who violate their terms by using WhatsApp plus, which is a mod version of WhatsApp. The next day after started banning the users, WhatsApp launched WhatsApp Web, which is a web client for WhatsApp application. In the sense, You can use WhatsApp on your web browser with this “WhatsApp Web” client instead of swapping of Mobile and Laptop. It allows the users to send a receive messages to the users from your browser page. Currently this client is supported on only Google Chrome browser.
How to use WhatsApp Web on PC/Laptop Google Chrome browser? [ Complete Guide ]
Here is a complete guide to learn to use WhatsApp Web client to use Whatsapp on your Desktop web browser. It is very easy to access WhatsApp using this client. Here I am providing step by step process to use WhatsApp Web in you PC/Laptop.
- Google Chrome Web Browser
- Smart Phone with latest version of WhatsApp installed. [ Android or Windows Phone only ]
- Working internet connection on PC/Laptop and Smartphone. [ Mandatory ]
Make sure the above requirements are available to use WhatsApp Web client on your PC/Laptop. Follow these steps to use the client.
Step 1: Open your Google Chrome web browser and navigate to “http://web.whatsapp.com“, an official WhatsApp webpage. You will find screen like this as shown below.
Step 3: Now scan the QR Code on the browser with your phone. With this step, the two devices get paired.
Step 4: Now you can use WhatsApp on your Desktop browser with WhatsApp Web client.
Step 5: You can manage and log out of all computers
Step 6: That’s it, Enjoy WhatsApp on PC with this simple WhatsApp Web client.
Simple Tip : Enable Desktop notifications to get alerts while you are working on other application. Just click on Menu, Move to Notifications. Then enable Desktop Notifications. Now you will be alerted when you get a message, even you are using other tab of your browser.
Note : This WhatsApp Web client is not available for iOS users right now. They have to wait for some time to use this feature.
Drawbacks of WhatsApp Web Client :
- WhatsApp doesn’t Allow to change or create groups on this client.
- Internet is required on Smartphone even if you are using on desktop using this WhatsApp Web client.
- You cannot delete messages or clear chat conversations.