How to Get WhatsApp for PC App [Windows 10/8.1/7] in 2020

Are you looking for a method which will help you to install WhatsApp on your Windows 7/8/10 PC? If yes then read this article to find out about one of the easiest methods for downloading and installing WhatsApp on PC.

Install WhatsApp on Windows PC without BlueStacks

WhatsApp is currently the world’s fastest-growing social networking app with more than 1 billion users. Thanks to its superb awesome features it has become one of the most popular apps in the world. Most of the people will find it helpful if WhatsApp introduces a desktop application like the mobile app.

Currently, WhatsApp supports most modern mobile OS (operating systems), but there is no Official WhatsApp application for Computer. Although there is something called WhatsApp Web, it’s not the app, so if you are looking to use the WhatsApp App on your PC then follow this guide below.

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Step by Step Guide: How to Install WhatsApp on PC

how to install whatsapp on pc

For installing WhatsApp on PC, we will use something called android emulator software, for those people who don’t know anything about android emulator can read this post on Wikipedia. Android emulators are like media player software which are build so that they can run android games on Windows or Mac computers.

You can run any Android app or game on your computer using the Android emulator software. I have already written articles like Clash of Clans for PC. On those, I have shared the step by step guide for downloading and installing those apps using the popular Android emulator software called BlueStacks.

So in this guide, I will show you how you can download and install WhatsApp on PC without using BlueStacks, but another android emulator called YouWave. There are many Bluestacks alternatives which you can use for this, but for the purpose of this tutorial, I am using YouWave. Start following the Step by Step Guide below.

  • Step 1: First of all you have to download and install YouWave on your PC. You can download YouWave from below.

       Download YouWave

  • Step 2: Now Download WhatsApp APK file from below.

       Download WhatsApp APK

  • Step 3: After successfully completing the step 1 and step 2, open the APK file that you just downloaded on your computer (step 2) using YouWave. (Select the file and right click to open with YouWave Android Emulator.

That’s it; now you will have WhatsApp installed on your PC, enjoy using it. And comment below if you find this post helpful, moreover fell free to share this awesome post on social networks, especially on WhatsApp so that your friends also find about how they can install WhatsApp on PC without using BlueStacks.


WhatsApp is well-known to be proficient on your PCs. What’s more, with communication being the greatest need of the society, WhatsApp has gotten fantastically mainstream.

By the using an emulator, you’ll effectively introduce WhatsApp on your PC. However, lately, WhatsApp released another component called WhatsApp Web Client. WhatsApp Web Client is a component that permits you to utilize WhatsApp through your internet browser without using an emulator like BlueStacks.

For everybody who uses WhatsApp on their phone, this is incredible news. This feature implies there is presently an official method to install WhatsApp on PC.

33 thoughts on “How to Get WhatsApp for PC App [Windows 10/8.1/7] in 2020”

    • I dont think that would be possible. because if you register new device with the same number, the old one gets unregistered. better use “whatsapp web” for that. your phone and laptop has to be on the same wifi network for that… its simple and no installations are required.

  1. I have downloaded and installed YouWave on my PC & then downloaded WhatsApp APK file also. Everything is going good, but in whatsapp when I need to change my profile photo from the file which is on my laptop, I doesn’t get any option or path to do that. Please provide me info or steps so that I can change my profile pic which is on my laptop

  2. hi i was downloaded youwave and whatsapp “android os is not ready please wait ” this messege was coming everytime what to do?

  3. In bluestacks “uid in the system are inconsistent” error coming i already used bluestacks it stopped suddenly…

  4. I have installed Bluestacks is there any other app player that is good and better than Bluestacks for Windows 7

    • Try using other android emulator software likes. Search this blog for “android emulator” you will find some other android emulator which you can use for using WhatsApp on PC.

  5. Hi Sagar,

    I’ve downloaded both of these YouWave and Whatsapp but after Whatsapp file I’m getting a simple window”YouWave for Android with three options below File,View,Help and nothing, please guide.

  6. when trying to install bluestack it is showing to install .net first..what will I do?can u give me a link of .net?


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