Whatsapp is one of the world’s most popular mobile social networks which help connect with friends, share photos and videos, send voice messages and much more. But what if you are not a mobile person and rather prefer to work on computer? Well, you can still enjoy using this amazing app as I am going to guide you how to use Whatsapp on Pc. This is not a time consuming method and you will be able to start using this amazing app on your computer within minutes as I am guiding you step to step procedure of how to download Whatsapp for pc.
The first step is to install Bluestack app on your Pc. Bluesatcks is software that allows you to run any Android application and play android games on Pc.
Head over to the website bluestacks.com. You will see a big download tab that you need to hit. If you are a Mac operating system user, you have to hit the link just below the download tab saying download for Mac.
Once the download is complete, go ahead and install the software. Next, go to start on the desktop and type ‘start Bluestacks’ in the search bar. This will open the software for you. Wait till the Bluestacks is completely loaded.
Once Bluestack is installed, search for Whatsapp using the search tool.
When Bluestacks will be loaded, you will see a search bar on the homepage. Type Whatsapp messenger and click on the first search result on scroll down menu. This will automatically start downloading the Whatsapp messenger. When the download is complete, Whatsapp icon will appear on the Bluestacks homepage above the search tool.
Finally, it’s time to install the app and run it. In order to do so, go ahead and click on the Whatsapp icon. When the app opens, click on Agree and Continue on the bottom of the page. The app will ask you to verify your location and phone number along with country code. A one time SMS will be sent to you to verify your phone number. The verifying process may take a while but not long. A 3 digit verification code will be sent to your phone number through SMS. Enter that code verification code. Next, you will be asked to Enter you name you need to use on Whatsapp which can be changed anytime later.
Now you can invite your friends and ask them to add you on the messenger. You can also add friends manually by clicking on the icon on bottom left of the screen and select contacts. Click on the same icon again and select ‘new contact’. Enter your friends name and contact number. The contact will appear in the list.
In order to start a conversation with a friend, click on the Pencil icon on top right of the screen, choose the contact you want to chat with and your conversation window will opened. You can attach videos, photos, audio, location and much more and chat with fun emoticons.
This method can be used to install Whatsapp on Pc available for Windows 7, Windows 8 as well as Windows XP and Mac OS X.