Easy guide to use WhatsApp on your computer. You can use WhatsApp on both desktop and smartphone. You can easily use WhatsApp on your laptop or desktop. There are two ways to use WhatsApp on a computer.
Either you can use the Whatsapp web feature or you can use an Emulator to run WhatsApp on your PC or laptop.
In this article, I will guide you on how to use WhatsApp on the computer, laptop or desktop. So Let’s get started.
How to use WhatsApp on Your Laptop or Desktop?
There are two methods to use WhatsApp on your computer. The first one is the WhatsApp Web and the second one is Android Emulator. With an Android emulator, you can run any android app on your computer.
In this article, I have provided a very easy guide to use WhatsApp on your computer or laptop.
Method 1: WhatsApp Web (Recommended)
WhatsApp web is a feature that is available on WhatsApp. This feature allows users to access WhatsApp in a Web browser like Chrome, Opera, Edge, Mozilla, etc. Alternatively, you can also download the WhatsApp web on your computer.
So you can follow the below steps to use WhatsApp Web on your computer.
Step 1: Open WhatsApp
Open WhatsApp on your smartphone and tap menu or settings on the upper right corner of WhatsApp then select WhatsApp Web.
A scan QR code page will open then click on OK
Step 2: Open Browser on your Computer
Open your browser on your computer and go to web.whatsapp.com then a QR code will show on your computer. Point your phone to this screen to capture the code.
After scanning the QR code WhatsApp Web will open on your computer. Now you can use WhatsApp on your laptop or desktop very easily.
Remember WhatsApp Web will not work if you disable the internet on your smartphone because WhatsApp and WhatsApp Web only works simultaneously.
Method 2: Android Emulator
Android Emulator is a software that allows users to run and Android applications on a computer. There are many emulators available on the internet like Nox, MEmu, Andy, Bluestacks, Gameloop, etc.
Follow the steps below to use WhatsApp on Android Emulator as well as on your computer.
Step 1: Download Android Emulator
At first download any Android emulator from the internet. In this tutorial, I am going to use Nox because it is free software and compatible with low configuration computer.
Step 2: Install The Emulator
After downloading Nox install it on your computer. Then run Nox on your computer you will see Android started on the computer just like your smartphone. Now sign in with your Google account then open play store and install WhatsApp that’s it.
Remember, if you activate WhatsApp on your computer with the same mobile number that is already using on your smartphone then your account will be logged out from your smartphone.
So now you have learned how to use WhatsApp on a computer. Whether you have any doubt please comment!