Using WhatsApp for tablet is possible through two simple tips. The messenger is available for download on various platforms, from Android, iPhone (iOS) and Windows Phone phones, to computers, whether Windows or Mac. However, even if the app's official website does not mention tablets, it can be used on devices. Android or iPad.
Among the available tricks are browser use of WhatsApp Web and application download (APK). The latter is available for download and install only on devices running the Google system. O TechTudo prepared a tutorial that teaches you how to use WhatsApp on the following tablet.
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Trick lets you use WhatsApp Web right on your tablet Photo: Rubens Achilles / TechTudo
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1. WhatsApp Web in Browser
Step 1. Enter the WhatsApp Web address in your browser (web.whatsapp);
Step 2. If you don't see the QR code screen, it means your browser is set to display the mobile version of the site. To change this, go to your browser settings, located at the top right of the screen, where is the three dots symbol. Click on the Desktop Verse or similar option, depending on the browser you are using;
To access WhatsApp Web on a tablet, I need to access the desktop version of the photo. Photo: Reproduo / Gabriel Santos
Step 3. On your smartphone with WhatsApp installed, open the app. Click on the Menu, located at the top right with the three dots symbol. Then tap WhatsApp Web;
To use WhatsApp Web on tablet, I need to have messenger installed on a smartphone. Photo: Reproduo / Gabriel Santos
Step 4. Use your phone's camera to scan the QR code that appears on the tablet screen. In the following uses, you may need to reconfigure the desktop version of the site.
Ready! Keep your phone connected to continue using WhatsApp on your tablet.
2. Downloading the official APK
Step 1. On your tablet running Android 4.0.3 or higher, type whatsapp/android in your browser;
Step 2. Download WhatsApp APK file by clicking Download now;
Download WhatsApp APK file is available for Android only Photo: Reproduo / Gabriel Santos
Step 3. If the installation is blocked, go to Tablet Settings. In the Security menu, check Unknown Sources. Remember that this can make your device vulnerable to attacks from other applications. To proceed, confirm by clicking "OK";
Accept application installation from unknown sources on tablet to proceed Photo: Reproduction / Gabriel Santos
Step 4. Go to Downloads and search for the WhatsApp APK file you downloaded. Install the app
Locate WhatsApp APK file in tablet Downloads folder Photo: Reproduo / Gabriel Santos
Ready! Now just confirm your number and use the app on your tablet.
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