WhatsApp for Desktop

WhatsApp for Desktop gives you a new way to stay in touch anytime and anywhere – whether on your phone or computer at home or work. The desktop app is available for Windows 8 and Windows 10, and Mac OS 10.9 and higher, and is synced with WhatsApp on your mobile device. Because the app runs natively on your desktop, you’ll have support for native desktop notifications, better keyboard shortcuts, and more.

Upon downloading and opening the app, scan the QR code using the WhatsApp app on your phone (look for WhatsApp Web menu under Settings). Just like WhatsApp Web, the new desktop app lets you message with friends and family while your phone stays in your pocket.

WhatsApp for Desktop

Introducing the desktop app so you have a new way to stay in touch anytime and anywhere – whether on your phone or computer at home or work. Like WhatsApp Web, our desktop app is simply an extension of your phone: the app mirrors conversations and messages from your mobile device.
The new desktop app is available for Windows 8+ and Mac OS 10.9+ and is synced with WhatsApp on your mobile device. Because the app runs natively on your desktop, you’ll have support for native desktop notifications, better keyboard shortcuts, and more.

Download the app from your desktop browser. Then, open the app and scan the QR code using the WhatsApp app on your phone (look for WhatsApp Web menu under Settings). Just like WhatsApp Web, the new desktop app lets you message with friends and family while your phone stays in your pocket.

How do I use WhatsApp for Desktop on my computer?
To provide you with a richer communication experience, WhatsApp is now accessible both on your phone and your computer. WhatsApp desktop app and WhatsApp Web are computer based extensions of the WhatsApp account on your phone. The messages you send and receive are fully synced between your phone and your computer, and you can see all messages on both devices. Any action you take on the phone will apply to WhatsApp on your computer and vice versa.

To install WhatsApp on your computer
Go to https://www.whatsapp.com/download from your computer’s browser or download it via Apple App Store. WhatsApp can only be installed on your computer if your operating system is Windows 8 (or newer) or Mac OSX 10.9 (or newer). Since WhatsApp desktop app runs natively on your desktop, you’ll have support for native desktop notifications, better keyboard shortcuts and more. If your operating system is not supported, you may use WhatsApp Web on your browser.

How can I install WhatsApp on my computer?
WhatsApp can be used right from your desktop without a browser. To install WhatsApp on your computer, access our website from your computer’s browser, download it via the Apple App Store or the Microsoft Store. WhatsApp can only be installed on your computer if your operating system is Windows 8.1 (or newer) or Mac OSX 10.9 (or newer).

Pairing your phone with WhatsApp Desktop

  • Open WhatsApp on your Windows PC or visit web.whatsapp.com on your computer.
  • When prompted with a QR code, use the QR scanner within WhatsApp to scan it.
  • To do so, open WhatsApp on your phone.
  • On Android: in the Chats screen > Menu > WhatsApp Web.
  • On iPhone: go to Settings > WhatsApp Web.
  • On Windows Phone: go to Menu > WhatsApp Web.
  • Scan the QR code on your computer screen with your phone.

Requirements: Windows XP / Vista / Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows 10
Author: WhatsApp Inc.
Latest Version: WhatsApp for Windows 0.3.1847 (32-bit / 64-bit)
Filename: WhatsAppSetup.exe
TrustRank: We give this software a Trust rating of 10 / 10
File Size: (140 MB) Safe & Secure