WhatsApp is a popular instant messaging app which is now owned by Facebook. WhatsApp has gone through lots of changes after Facebook’s acquire. One of the most popular features of new WhatsApp is that now people can access WhatsApp from their Windows or Mac computer. By using this feature, you can send and receive messages, check status, do basic WhatsApp configuration. This features works by syncing your WhatsApp app on the phone with the desktop on real-time, and this works smoothly. Even though it is a great feature but for many, this features lacks something: dual WhatsApp capabilities. Many people use two SIMs especially in developing countries like India and China. And for those people, able to access two different WhatsApp accounts from the same computer is a nightmare. But not anymore.
In this article, we will talk about a simple solution to access two different WhatsApp accounts from the computer and on the same browser. This feature is going to help many people who use two accounts for two different purposes. So, without further ado, lets just straight into this article.
Access Two Different WhatsApp Account from Same Windows and Mac Computers
For this to work, we are going to be using WhatsApp web feature. Many people believe that the WhatsApp web only works with one WhatsApp account at a time. And to many extents that are true. But with a little trick, we can trick WhatsApp and make a path for us to access two different WhatsApp accounts from the same computer and browser.
WhatsApp web works with almost all modern browsers for Mac and Windows. But for better connectivity and performances, we recommend the Google Chrome browser. If you have Chrome browser, then you are good to go. If not, take a minute and install it before proceeding.
Step 1: Open http://web.whatsapp.com on your Google Chrome browser.
Step2: Open WhatsApp on your smartphone and then follow below:
- On Android and Windows phone: Go to menu> WhatsApp Web
- On iPhone: Settings> WhatsApp Web.
- On BlackBerrey: Go to Chat> Menu> WhatsApp Web.
Step 3: Scan the QR code on your computer screen from WhatsApp web on your phone.
Now you have synced one WhatsApp account with your Windows or Mac browser.
Step 4: Open another tab on your Google Chrome browser (or whatever browser you are using) and open http://dyn.web.whatsapp.com
Step 5: Open your second WhatsApp account on your phone and go to WhatsApp web. See step 2 for reference.
Step 6: Scan the QR code, and you have linked your second WhatsApp account as well.
Congratulation. You are now successfully added two different WhatsApp accounts on your Windows or Mac computer.
Remember, for this method to work you need to have two different WhatsApp accounts connected to the internet.
So, this is how you can use two different WhatsApp accounts on your Windows or Mac on the same browser. You don’t have to fidget around two different browsers for different accounts. I hope I made this post as easy as possible. If you find any difficulties, drop a comment, and I will help you right away.