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Can you WhatsApp on a PC?

Last Updated: 12th June, 2020

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WhatsApp can be used right from your desktopwithout a browser. To install WhatsApp on yourcomputer, access our website from your computer'sbrowser, download it from the Apple App Store or the MicrosoftStore.

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In this manner, is it possible to use WhatsApp on PC without phone?

YES, you can use WhatsApp on your Laptop(Windows/Mac OS) wihtout using Phone. As Whatsapp hasadded a certain feature like “Whatsapp Web”,using which we can run WhatsApp In PCWindows10 or Mac platform. Also WhatsApp giving its DesktopStandalone Software Application so that you can use it likea Software tool.

Subsequently, question is, how can I use WhatsApp in my laptop? How to Install and Use Whatsapp in PC and Laptop

  1. Download Thin BlueStacks App Player. To use Whatsapp in PC orLaptop, you need to Install an Android Emulator called asBlueStacks App Player.
  2. Install Thin BlueStacks App Player.
  3. Download Whatsapp on PC.
  4. Installing Whatsapp on PC.
  5. Configuring Whatsapp in PC.

In respect to this, how can I install WhatsApp in my PC?

To install on Windows 8.1+

  1. On your computer's browser, navigate to the download page todownload the .exe file.
  2. Once the download is complete, open the WhatsApp.exe to installWhatsApp on your computer.
  3. When the install is complete, launch WhatsApp on your computerand scan the QR code to log in.

Can you log into WhatsApp without your phone?

WhatsApp account is based on the phonenumber and you need a phone number (i.e SIM card)to install and use WhatsApp on Android/iOSphone. It is not easy to get WhatsApp activation codeif your phone doesn't have a valid SIM card. And,WhatsApp cannot be launched without enteringthe code.

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How can I use WhatsApp without mobile number?

Just follow the steps below to use WhatsApp without amobile phone number or SIM card.
  1. Open WhatsApp on your phone, tablet or PC. Open up the WhatsAppapplication on your phone, tablet or PC.
  2. Enter Your Home Phone/Landline number.
  3. Wait for Verification by SMS to Fail.
  4. Enter the Verification Code.
  5. Complete the Setup Process.

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Does WhatsApp Web work when phone is far away?

Yes, it is true that your WhatsApp willwork on your computer after you scan the code of WebWhatsApp and go anywhere. Your phone needs to stayconnected to the internet for WhatsApp web client towork. Now you can move your phone anywhere until yourWhatsApp web session expires.

Neoma Seimet

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Do you need a smartphone for WhatsApp?

Yes. You need a windows phone, android, or iphoneto be able to use whatsapp. Blackberry OS and few other OSis not supported anymore. I've seen whatsapp workingon android tablets, so that should be possible as long asthe device has a sim card slot.

Sampson Stoschek

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Can I login to WhatsApp Web without scanning the QR code?

Nope. Currently QR code is the only way toaccess the messages on your PC. If your phone is broken youcan download whatsapp via an android emulator on yourpc and use it easily that way.

Albas Harteis

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How safe is BlueStacks?

Bluestacks is an emulator to run Android apps andgame on your Windows or Mac devices. It's not a virus or anythingelse. From my side, it is completely risk free and you can use itfreely. However, Bluestacks can enable you sync informationfrom your Android phone to the devices on to your are usingBluestacks.

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Can you install WhatsApp?

Installing WhatsApp
Go to Play Store, then search forWhatsApp. Tap INSTALL under WhatsAppMessenger. Open WhatsApp and continue to the nextscreen by agreeing to our Terms ofService.

Mehak Shikha

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How does WhatsApp make money?

Whatsapp enables its user to send text messages,images, video and audio media to other users. Whatsapp isearning its revenue through two different ways: 1)Subscription Fee: Whatsapp allows it's user to enjoy theservices for free for first year. However, after that it charges$0.99 for continued service.

Hanafi Eckard

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Can I have WhatsApp on two devices?

Your WhatsApp account can only be verifiedwith one number on one device. If you have a dual SIMphone, please note that you still must choose one number to verifywith WhatsApp. There is no option to have aWhatsApp account with two phone numbers.

Minervino Pedroso

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Can I send WhatsApp messages from my laptop?

The WhatsApp client on your computerwill then connect to your phone. You'll now be ableto send and receive WhatsApp messages on yourcomputer. Once you've set it up, WhatsApp will automaticallyconnect any time you have the desktop or web appopen.

Deanna Filehne

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How do I set up WhatsApp?

How to create your account in WhatsApp forAndroid
  1. Open WhatsApp.
  2. Tap Agree and Continue at the bottom of the screen.
  3. Tap Continue on the pop-up.
  4. Tap Allow on both boxes to grant WhatsApp access to your filesand contacts.
  5. Enter your phone number.
  6. Tap OK to confirm the number you entered.

Hayet Putzer

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How can I video call from my laptop to WhatsApp?

Placing a WhatsApp video call
To make a WhatsApp video call, simplyopen the chat with the person you want to call and tap onthe phone icon on top right of the chat screen, then tapvideo call.

Osmar Tiggeloven

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How can I use WhatsApp in laptop by phone?

On an Android phone launch WhatsApp, tapthe three dots at the top right and choose WhatsApp Web. Onan iPhone launch WhatsApp, tap the Settings icon at thebottom left and choose WhatsApp Web/Desktop. You'll beprompted to use your smartphone's camera to scan the QR codevisible in your computer's web browser.

Conny Aliu

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How do I delete WhatsApp from my laptop?

You can delete your account from withinWhatsApp.

To delete your account
  1. Open WhatsApp.
  2. Tap More > settings > account > delete account.
  3. Enter your phone number in full international format and tapcontinue at the bottom of the screen to finish deleting youraccount.

Ondiz Cassapo

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How can I use WhatsApp on my laptop Windows 10?

How to download WhatsApp on Windows 10 mobile
  1. Launch the Store from your home screen or from All apps. It'sblue and looks like a shopping bag.
  2. Tap the search button on the top right of the screen.
  3. Type WhatsApp in the field.
  4. Tap WhatsApp in the search results.
  5. Tap Install.
  6. Once downloaded, tap open.