How to Use WhatsApp Web on Laptop, Desktop Computers

Did you know you can run WhatsApp Web online (WebWhatsApp) on your laptop, desktop or PC computer web browser and use all the WhatsApp features from anywhere. The feature is live now and you can link your mobile phone to your PC and get started right now.

Use WhatsApp Web for PC

Before you get started, note the WhatsApp Web feature easily work on Android smartphone and Apple iPhones right now. Let’s see how it works for me

WhatsApp Web on Mobile App

Open WhatsApp > Menu > WhatsApp Web and this is what you see

whatsapp scan code

Activate WhatsApp on Web Browser

Then you need to visit the WhatsApp Web page on your computer (on your Chrome Browser) here

whatsapp web

The page contains a QR code which you need to scan from inside the WhatsApp Web option in your mobile phone. Here is how it gets activated online in seconds on my Chromebook.

whatsapp pc

Now the same web page shows all my WhatsApp activity on the computer and the mobile phone as well. As long as both are connected, the WhatsApp application can be run online on any computer which has the Chrome web browser.

whatsapp web screen

You can log out of all computers in one click from your mobile phone WhatsApp app. You can also easily do Whatsapp Web Logout on your computer with one click.

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About the Author: P Chandra is editor of QOT, one of India's earliest tech bloggers since 2004. A tech enthusiast with expertise in coding, WordPress, web tools, SEO and DIY hacks.