WhatsApp For PC Free Download Windows XP, 7, 8, Vista

 On Sunday, 9 February 2014

WhatsApp is a very popular android app that is now available to almost every android user. There are more than a million active WhatsApp users. It is easy to download and run on android. But what to do when you are not able to use your smartphone? Rather you want to use WhatsApp for PC. Here I will share a guide about "WhatsApp for PC free download Windows XP, 7,  8, Vista". Its s step by step guide on how you can download WhatsApp for you Windows.

WhatsApp For PC Free

But before continuing I would like to share with you my two new posts. First is for the users who have trouble in using online services that verify users using SMS verification techniques. Many a times you don't have smartphones with you and it irritates to handle such things. So I have described ways by which you can receive SMS online and bypass SMS verification.

See - How to receive SMS online to bypass SMS verification.

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See - Best free antivirus for Windows 7 free download.

Just have a look if you are having any of the above issues. Rather, we get back to our guide on WhatsApp for PC free download. I have divided the guide in three steps. I am going to use Bluestack for running WhatsApp on PC. So the first step is about download Bluestacks. If you already use Bluestacks you can directly jump to the next step.

WhatsApp For PC Free Download Steps

Step #1 - Download WhatsApp using Bluestacks on Windows XP, 7, 8, Vista

WhatsApp on Bluestacks

To download Bluestacks on Windows just follow these -

  1. Download Bluestacks for Windows. The file will take a few seconds to download depending upon your internet speed.
  2. Install Bluestacks after downloading it.
  3. Complete the procedure and open the software.
  4. You will see a search bar. Search for "WhatApp" in the search bar.
  5. Locate the icon and install the application completely.
  6. Now after the download is complete search for the WhatsApp icon on the desktop.
  7. Just run WhatsApp and see if it works. If you find any error just delete it and repeat the above steps carefully.
If your WhatsApp runs fine that you have succeeded in installing WhatsApp for PC.

Step #2 - Configuring WhatsApp for PC

You have now WhatsApp for PC free downloaded on your Windows. Now you need to configure it. These steps are similar to what you do on the android smart phone.

  1. Select your country.
  2. Check for "YOUR COUNTRY CODE" and "PHONE NUMBER". Fill in your phone number. Remember this WhatsApp will work for only a single number you fill in. Multiple accounts can't be run in this way.
  3. After that click on OK button. A SMS will be sent to your number for verification. Just verify the your mobile number by entering that three digit pin.
  4. Your mobile number is now checked and you can get user number.
Now you have WhatsApp for PC downloaded and you cell number verified. You are now like a new user to WhatsApp. But what about the contacts. To chat with all your friends easily you have to add the contacts. To add the contacts just follow the third step.

Step #3 Adding contacts to your downloaded WhatsApp

  1. Click on the second button on lower left side that shows the Menu options.
  2. When you get the Menu four options will appear. You have to select "Contact List" from them.
  3. Again select the menu, second option will show the term "NEW CONTACT". You can now add your friends information here.
  4. Finish the process by clicking "DONE" button.
Now you have WhatsApp for PC free download on Windows, correctly configured and all your friends added to it.

These were the simple steps you had to follow. If you find any problem downloading or you find the information incomplete do comment and I will try my best to help you. Enjoy!

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