With more than 2 billion users worldwide, WhatsApp is one of the most used mobile applications of the present time. All smartphone users (including Android, iOS) use WhatsApp for personal and group communication.

However, many situations do not allow users to use their smartphone. Even in those situations, people can install WhatsApp on laptop and continue using it without smartphones.

Here's how to install WhatsApp web on a computer:

•    Install the WhatsApp web desktop application, available for PC or Mac from whatapp.com/download.

•    Click the green download button to install the WhatsApp application on your computer.

•    Then find that file in your downloads folder and double-click it to install.

•    On a Windows computer, you should follow the steps in the installer' and on a Mac simply drag the WhatsApp icon to your applications folder.

•    Start the WhatsApp desktop application and the process are the same as above.

•    The app will keep you logged into WhatsApp until you choose to log out. 

  Note: WhatsApp can only be installed on your computer if your operating system is Windows 8 (or newer) or Mac OSX 10.9 (or newer).

How to Install WhatsApp web on a computer: