How to use WhatsApp on Laptop/PC in 2023

You can follow these simple steps to know how to do WhatsApp web scan

(Updated March 2023) WhatsApp, being a popular messaging app is not only available on your smartphone. You can also access this on your windows or Mac. Here’s how you can do Web Scan for WhatsApp and can easily get access to your WhatsApp account on web in 2023.

In order to get your WhatsApp account access on web, your smartphone (on which your WhatsApp account is already activated) and your web device (either windows or Mac) should have internet connection and your smartphone should be turned on.

How to do Web scan for Whatsapp

  1. Head over to www.web.whatsapp.com .
  2. You’ll see a QR Code and now you need to  scan this code from your WhatsApp account.
  3. In your smartphone, open WhatsApp. Click on the three dots and select WhatsApp web. For iPhone users, in WhatsApp app head over to setting>linked devices>link a device and select WhatsApp web.
  4. Now scan the QR code from your smartphone that’s there on your computer.
  5. As soon as you scan the QR code, you’ll get access to your WhatsApp on your computer.   

Things to remember

  1. In order to get WhatsApp web access, you smartphone should be turned on.
  2. Your smartphone doesn’t need to be near your computer meaning, as long as your smartphone is turned on and have internet connection, you can access WhatsApp web.
  3. WhatsApp Web is not any different from WhatsApp app. In fact it’s exactly like the mobile counterpart.

If you’re looking for an easy way to stay connected with your friends and family while away from home, then WhatsApp web might just be what you need. You just need to do Webscan for WhatsApp. WhatsApp web is now available on Windows, Mac, iOS, Android, and Linux devices. You can use it to chat with people who use WhatsApp on those platforms as well as text message them using SMS.

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Whatsapp Web lets you access all your messages, contacts, and media files from any device that supports the internet. It also allows you to send photos, videos, voice notes, and other multimedia content directly to friends and farily.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Can you use WhatsApp on your computer?

A. Yes, you can use WhatsApp on your computer to access the messenger on a computer. You can use ‎WhatsApp Web which is designed to mirror conversations and messages from your mobile devices. You will need to have the app installed and running on your phone as well in order for it to work.

Q. Is it safe to use WhatsApp on web?

A. When used properly, WhatsApp web is a secure way to access the messaging app. Your conversations and data are end to end encrypted meaning either sender or receiver have the access to sent messages, photos, videos, documents etc. Plus, you can log out of the session remotely if you forget to do so on another device.

Q. I am unable to scan QR code on WhatsApp web !

A. As told earlier, you need to scan QR code on your laptop/computer with your smartphone in order to access your WhatsApp account on WhatsApp web. But, if you are unable to do that there’s a possibility of dust on the laptop or computer screen or maybe on your camera lens. As you know there are a lot of small white & black squares in QR code and if any of that small squares is covered with dust, Webscan for WhatsApp won’t work and you won’t be able to access your WhatsApp account on web. So, make sure you clean all the dust on both screen and camera lens.