Good news for Whatsapp users: smartphone users can also check and browse WhatsApp from their computers. Yesterday, WhatsApp introduced the Whatsapp desktop app that allows you to use WhatsApp from a computer or laptop. Previously users can able to access their WhatsApp chat and details from web.whatsapp.com.
Similar to WhatsApp web, users can also open their desktop version using WhatsApp for a computer.
Using Whatsapp Desktop App
This WhatsApp desktop software is now available for Mac OS 10.9+ and Windows 8 users. To download WhatsApp for desktop, you can navigate to https://www.whatsapp.com/download from your computer. Then you will have to scan the QR code from the WhatsApp app on your phone.
This means you will have to authenticate the WhatsApp desktop app; similarly, we giving authorization on web.whatsapp.com.
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