Few days back, whatsapp via its official blog, announced that whatsapp can now be used on Computer. Earlier before now, we often need emulators like Bluestacks or youwave in other to download and use whatsapp on PC but following the recent update, emulators ain’t needed anymore.
Based on information on the official whatsapp blog, you can access whatsapp on PC using a Google Chrome plugin. You cannot use Mozilla Firefox, safari or any other browser for this other than the Google Chrome browser. What this plugin does is that, it mirrors conservations and messages from your mobile device to the computer.
How Do I Connect and Use Whatsapp On PC Without Bluestacks or Youwave?
To connect your PC Web browser to your whatsapp client, simply launch the Google Chrome browser on your PC and visit https://web.whatsapp.com. You should see a QR code, you should scan this code inside your whatsapp app and after successfully pairing, you can now enjoy using whatsapp on your system.
For iPhone users, you are currently left out of the fun. This is as a result of apple platform policy as stated on the whatsapp blog.
How Do I Scan QR Code On Whatsapp?
For Blackberry 10 users:
Simply download the latest version of whatsapp from Blackberry World as a new update was released yesterday. Launch the app and when on the whatsapp chat screen, swipe from the top of the screen downwards. Where usually see About, Tell A Friend and settings, you should Find ‘Whatsapp Web‘ amongst the options. Tap on that and tap on ‘OK. GOT IT. Now place the phone camera to position on the QR barcode on the web browser on your computer and it should automatically pair.
For Android Phone Users:
Simply download the latest version of whatsapp from Google Play store as a new update was also released yesterday. Launch the app and Tap the Menu button. Tap on ‘Whatsapp Web‘. Tap on ‘OK. GOT IT‘. Now place the phone camera to position on the QR barcode on the web browser on your computer and it should automatically pair.