We all know that WhatsApp messenger is one of the best mobile-messaging app and popular app around the people. Now this mobile-messaging app moves one step forward to go up by launching the new desktop version (i.e.) WhatsApp gets desktop version. This new launch of WhatsApp (WhatsApp gets desktop version) is now available in Google chrome applet. By using this WhatsApp in Desktop, the users of Android, Windows phone or blackberry gets the feature of sending/receiving the messages through their desktop. This launch of WhatsApp does not support for the iOS people because of the “Apple Platform limitations”. Lets we see more about this launch of WhatsApp (WhatsApp gets Desktop version) below.
WhatsApp gets Desktop version
Before moving to know about how to get WhatsApp in your desktop, lets we see something about what we can do and what we can’t do by using the WhatsApp in desktop. By using this launch of WhatsApp Desktop version (WhatsApp gets desktop version), the users can see the conversation seamlessly. And they can also do the both activities of sending and receiving the messages through both their mobiles and desktop. But the users can’t create new groups by using the WhatsApp desktop version in desktop. But they have the feature of sending and receiving messages to the group which is started in mobile platforms.
The Desktop version of WhatsApp is mainly depends on the persistent Internet-based connection with the user’s mobile device. This makes the major drawback for this new desktop version of WhatsApp (i.e.) when the mobile devices losses the internet connection or losses its battery power then automatically the desktop version is also shut down. This is the reason behind for this WhatsApp in desktop does not support for iOS devices. Lets we move forward and see how to get WhatsApp in your desktop.
Steps to get WhatsApp in Desktop:
If you are really excited to use WhatsApp in your desktop, then you need to follow the below steps.
- Open Google chrome browser and visit the following link: https://web.whatsapp.com/. In that page, it displays the QR code like the below one.
- Then you need to take your Android or Blackberry or windows mobile, and go to menu option and locate the WhatsApp web. Then you need to scan the QR code in that location, which makes to start up the WhatsApp in desktop.
That’s it now you got the WhatsApp in your Desktop.