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How To Download WhatsApp For Windows 8 Users


The proliferation of social media platforms has brought people around the world closer to each other. In this regard, people have become open to various social media apps like Facebook, Twitter, and WhatsApp. However, not everyone is able to use such social media tools because of the lack of know-how.

So, we have spent a great deal of time and resources to create easy-to-follow tips for people like you to mimic. Here are steps that you can follow if you want to download and install WhatsApp for Windows 8.

WhatsApp can also be used on your PC running Windows 8 operating system. In fact, you can access the app in two places at once. You can even sync messages between your PC and your smartphone. If your computer is using Windows 8, you can use WhatsApp Web instead.

The compatible smartphones you can use to activate WhatsApp for your PC are the following: iPhone with iOS 8.1, Android, Windows 8 and 8.1, Nokia S40 EVO and S60, and BlackBerry OS. Just type a specific link on the browser of your PC. Then, make sure that your smartphone is able to use data or Wi-Fi connectivity.

First thing to do is to open WhatsApp on your smartphone, then follow instructions to open WhatsApp Web. For those using Android and BlackBerry smartphones, go to Chats > Menu > WhatsApp Web. iPhones might be different as you need to go to Settings > WhatsApp Web. Nokia S60 and Windows Phones should go to Menu > WhatsApp Web.

Upon opening WhatsApp Web on your PC, you can see the QR code. Your phone would automatically access its own camera to scan it. The messages you have made within your account on the phone can also be used on your PC simultaneously. After opening WhatsApp Web on your PC, you can now chat with your friends.