WhatsApp Web was officialy introduce by WhatsApp on January 21, 2015. WhatsApp is now the top messaging service in the world because it's free and secure. It was developed by Jan Koum and Brian Acton and now owned by Meta. WhatsApp Web is a web-based online platform for users to use their WhatsApp account on personal Computer or Laptop device using web browser. Through WhatAapp Web you can send and receive messages or also can watch status of your saved contacts on your desktop device. According to Google WhatsApp Web get almost 2.7 billion new users monthly.

In this article, you will learn about how to login WhatsApp account on laptop or PC browser easily through WhatsApp Web official website or by downloading WhatsApp desktop app.

How to Login to WhatsApp Web?

To login WhatsApp account on desktop devices open your WhatsApp Application on your Smartphone, then tap on setting icon, now open web.whatsapp.com on your desktop device web browser, then scan the QR Code to access your account using WhatsApp Web.

Whatsapp web login

Login WhatsApp Web using Android Phone

To login on WhatsApp Web user must have an active account on his mobile phone then follow the below process:

  1. Open WhatsApp App on your android device.
  2. Tap on three vertical dots icon on right top corner then select Linked devices.
  3. Now tap on "Go" button to start scaning.
  4. Then open web.whatsapp.com official website on your computer or laptop.
  5. Now scan QR Code by pointing your phone on the code.
  6. After scan complete you can now use your WhatsApp account on your PC.

Login WhatsApp Web using iOs Phone

You can use these following below steps to login on Web WhatsApp:

  1. First open WhatsApp App on your iOs device.
  2. Now tap on the setting icon then select WhatsApp Web.
  3. Open your PC web browser and go to web.whatsapp.com.
  4. Scan the QR Code now to login on WhatsApp Web.

How to sign in to WhatsApp Web without a QR code?

Usually people use QR Code to login their account on WhatsApp Web but there is also "Link With Phone Number" option to access WhatsApp account on desktop device.

You can follow the step by step process below to login to Web WhatsApp without scanning the QR Code:

  1. Open the web browse on your device.
  2. Go to web.whatsapp.com.
  3. Now click on "Link with phone number".
  4. Enter your WhatsApp account registered phone number then click on "Next" button.
  5. Now you will see a eight digit code on your screen.
  6. Open WhatsApp on your mobile phone then select linked devices now click on "Link a device".
  7. From WhatsApp scanner screen tap on "Link with phone number instead" and then enter your 8 digit code.

How to Secure WhatsApp Account on Web with a password?

If you don't want to scan QR Code again and again to login on WhatsApp Web so enable screen look option. Follow the below step by step process now:

  1. Open your WhatsApp account on WhatsApp web then click on "Three dots" above chats and select "Settings".
  2. From settings click on "Privacy".
  3. Now scrowl down and click on "Screen lock".
  4. After this tick the check box to enable screen lock.
  5. Now create your password and type again to confirm then click on "Ok" to finish.
  6. In last select the time period 1 min, 15 min or 1 hour to lock screen automatically.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is WhatsApp Web?

WhatsApp Web is a new feature of WhatsApp that offers you to use WhatsApp on your computer web browser.

How do I login to WhatsApp Web?

To log in, open the WhatsApp app on your phone, go to Settings, select WhatsApp Web, and scan the QR code displayed on the computer screen.

Can I use WhatsApp Web login without a phone?

No, you need your phone to use WhatsApp Web. It acts as a bridge between your computer and the mobile app.

Is WhatsApp Web free to use?

Yes, using WhatsApp Web is free, just like the mobile version. You only need an active whatsapp account and internet connection.

Can I make video calls on WhatsApp Web?

Currently, video calls are not supported on WhatsApp Web. You can only send messages and make voice calls.

Can I log in to multiple computers with WhatsApp Web?

You can log in to one computer at a time. If you try to log in from another device, it will disconnect the previous session.

How do I logout of WhatsApp Web?

Go to the three-dot menu on the top left of the WhatsApp Web screen and select "Log out". This will disconnect the computer from your WhatsApp account.

What should I do if WhatsApp Web is not connecting?

Check your phone's internet connection, update the app, and make sure the browser is compatible.