We all know that whatsapp is widely used instant messaging app for mobile phones. Whatsapp is more than a messaging app,we all use whatsapp for sharing images,location and information.
What if i do not want to check my phone frequently to see messages.Many of us works 9 to 5 on personal computer or laptop so there should be a way to use whatsapp on our system.Yes we can use whatsapp web,but what if i even don’t want to open browser.
Friends whatsapp has released a desktop version of app which you can easily run on your system.Desktop app for whatsapp is available for windows as well as for mac. Now you can use this app from whatever device is convenient to you.
To install standalone whatsapp app on desktop download the app from WhatsApp.com/download. On opening the app it will ask you to scan the QR code as you do to use whatsapp web. After scanning the QR code it will sync all the messages.
There are few options in setting to set chat wallpaper , you can see blocked contacts and desktop setting. Selecting ”start whatsapp at login” option under desktop setting will enable you to launch whatsapp as you login to the system. You can even change you profile picture using this app.
Below are few whatsapp features that you can not use with this app is
- you can not share location
- you can not make calls.
- you can not add pictures in status