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This is the final version of WhatsApp for Windows 10 and 11

The WhatsApp desktop application is available in the Microsoft Store and has different features than its web version (photo: Addictions)

The messaging platform WhatsApp you have developed a version of your application for the operating system Windows which can be downloaded through the official store Microsoft Store.

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This is a native version that works just like it would whatsapp web.

The app store of microsoft has two versions of this application, the Beta version that offers a less seamless experience for users and the one that is open to the public that has better performance and works in a more efficient way. synchronized with the user’s mobile device.

WhatsApp application for Windows in the Microsoft Store. (Capture)
WhatsApp application for Windows in the Microsoft Store. (Capture)
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Once the app has been successfully installed on the device, just like the web version of WhatsAppwill present a QR code with which the user can start the synchronization of the platform.

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WhatsApp application for Windows (Screenshot)
WhatsApp application for Windows (Screenshot)

Now, the window in which the application works will show the messages, you will be able to see the states of the contacts.

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On the other hand, the mobile version of WhatsApp that was synchronized with the desktop platform, will display the logo of Windows within the list of devices logged in.

Synchronization of the WhatsApp application with your version of Windows (Screenshot)
Synchronization of the WhatsApp application with your version of Windows (Screenshot)

Regarding messages, as long as the application is kept open within the desktop of Windowsthe icon of WhatsApp will appear inside the toolbar and a colored circle will appear at the top right to indicate the number of unread messages the user has.

On the other hand, every time there is a new message there will be a notification in the lower right corner of the computer screen, along with a specific area where you can write a reply directly from the notification, so just like the mobile versionit will not be necessary for the user to enter the application to send a message.

Being this the first native version of WhatsApp for Windowsthe desktop app still has details that can be improved with new updatessuch as lack of synchronization with stickers that are within the mobile version and that are available on the web platform.

WhatsApp Settings for Windows (Screenshot)
WhatsApp Settings for Windows (Screenshot)

the tab of communities not available in this desktop version, although as far as configuration is concerned, its interface is more user-friendly than the web version and it has the peculiarity that the Username can modify the notification soundsomething that cannot be done in the web version and that in the mobile version depends on the system configuration.

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