How To Use WhatsApp Web Login in Computers: WhatsApp Messenger, also known as WhatsApp is a cross-platform messaging and Voice over IP (VoIP) service which is owned by Facebook. WhatsApp is used by millions of people around the world to share text messages, voice messages, images, documents, user locations, videos & also for voice and video calling to any other WhatsApp user.
It can be downloaded for free from Google Play store & Apple store and it is totally free of cost service. All you need is a good internet connection to start using WhatsApp on your device.
WhatsApp is compatible with both Android and iOS (Apple) devices. However, an official application of WhatsApp for Windows and Mac i.e., computer & laptop users have not yet been released by its developers.
But you can still connect your smartphones to your Windows/Mac computers & laptops using WhatsApp Web feature provided by the developer. This WhatsApp Web is a browser-based PC client of WhatsApp messenger.
Thus, here we are going to provide you with a detailed guide of using WhatsApp Web feature, with the help of which you can use all the features provided by WhatsApp on your Computers.
How to Login on WhatsApp Web?
Before you start with the method, you must check some system requirements.
1.You should have an active WhatsApp account.
2.Your smartphone as well as your computer should have an internet connection.
Once you have met the above requirements, you can go to the next steps involved in this method.
Step 1 : Open WhatsApp application on your smartphone. Then,
Android users need to tap on the three dots at the top right corner of the screen and click on ‘WhatsApp Web‘ from the list of options.
IOS users need to go to settings and select the ‘WhatsApp Web/Desktop ‘option.
Step 2 : Open a Web browser on your computer and go to ‘https://web.whatsapp.com‘ this link.
Step 3 : You will notice a QR code on the screen of your computer. Use the WhatsApp Scanner on your smartphone to scan this QR code.
As soon as the QR code is scanned, you will be able to access your WhatsApp account on your Computer and can use all the features.
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How to Logout from WhatsApp Web?
Now, if you wish to terminate the connection of WhatsApp between your Smartphone and your Computer, then you need to Logout from WhatsApp Web. The steps to be to be followed are explained below .
Step 1 : On your Android device, tap on the three dots at the top right corner of the screen and click on ‘WhatsApp Web‘ from the list of options.
IOS users need to go to settings and select the ‘WhatsApp Web/Desktop‘ option.
Step 2 : Here, you will find the information related to the active WhatsApp Web sessions. Click on “Log out of all devices” option and confirm it.
You will then be successfully logged out from WhatsApp Web.
Otherwise, click on the three vertical dots on WhatsApp Web on your computer and click on the ‘Log out‘ option to log out from WhatsApp Web.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q1. Do I have to keep my phone close to my Computer to maintain a WhatsApp Web connection?
No. Once you have successfully scanned the QR code and connection is established, you can move around freely with your phone. It will be disconnected only when you turn off the internet connection or logout from WhatsApp Web.
Q2. Can I use a different account on WhatsApp Web?
No, you can only use the WhatsApp account which is active on the device which you used to scan the QR code of WhatsApp Web.
Q3. Are voice and video calling available on WhatsApp Web?
No, you cannot make voice or video calls from WhatsApp Web using your computer. These features have not yet been added to WhatsApp Web by its developers.
Q4. Can I download media on WhatsApp Web?
Yes, you can download all the media files available on your WhatsApp-to-WhatsApp Web. All the downloaded media is saved in your Computer drive which you can access anytime you want.