How to Use Whatsapp on iPad: Step by Step Guide & Best Ways

iPad by Apple is currently the most advanced tablet available in the market. It is capable of doing a lot of things. However, there are some things that Apple users hate about the iPad. One such thing is that there is no official WhatsApp on iPad. It means that you cannot download WhatsApp for iPad officially from the App Store.

Whatsapp is ruling the messaging services all around the world right now. Whatsapp can be used on Android, iOS platforms along with some other platforms (such as Jio, KaiOS). However, iPad users are not directly able to install this application from the store.

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If you are also an iPad user and you are looking for a way to install Whatsapp on your iPad then you are lucky to be here. Today, we will be having a look at a detailed tutorial of installing Whatsapp on iPad. Let us now get started.

Different Methods to Use Whatsapp on iPad

There are two methods that you can go through to use WhatsApp on your iPad. We will be discussing both of these methods in detail. Let us first discuss the first method.

Method 1 – Whatsapp Web

Whatsapp offers a very useful feature in its application which is known as “Whatsapp web”. This feature allows you to receive and send messages from your computer/laptop. You can control anything on WhatsApp through your Laptop/Computer with the help of Whatsapp web. If you want to use WhatsApp on your iPad using this method then follow the steps described below:-

  • Firstly, open your iPad and visit “” through the Safari launcher.
  • Here a QR code will come. Keep it aside and perform the next step.
  • Now, you will have to launch Whatsapp on your iPhone or Android device and go to the “Settings“.

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  • Next, open the “Whatsapp web/Desktop” option.

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  • Scan the QR code on the iPad from your iPhone. If the QR code scan is not automatically opened, tap on “Scan QR Code“.
  • On a successful linking, you will see the “Currently Active” option.

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  • After the scan is completed, your Whatsapp account is connected to your iPad.

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  • That’s it.

Done! Now, you will be able to enjoy all the features of WhatsApp on iPad without any hassle. If you ever want to log out of your Whatsapp account from the iPad, then you must log out of all devices. Later, you can log in to your Whatsapp on your iPhone again.

In case you are not comfortable with this method then you can use the second method. Let us now discuss the second method.

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Method 2 – Third-party apps based on Whatsapp Web

You can even download a third party application on your iPad to use Whatsapp web on it. You will not have to launch safari every time you want to use WhatsApp so it is an even better way of using Whatsapp. It becomes really troublesome to launch the browser and scan the code every time you want to Whatsapp on iPad. So, using a third-party app is also a better idea.

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There are many applications that allow you to do this. One reliable application is Messenger for WhatsApp. This app is specially designed for syncing your Whatsapp on iPad. You can download that application directly from the App Store on iPad and then you will be able to use WhatsApp on your iPad. Messenger for WhatsApp is also completely free to download and use.

Wrapping Up

Thank you for reading this tutorial to its end. We hope that this tutorial was useful to you. Using the methods that we have given here, you can easily use Whatsapp on iPad. If you have any questions or suggestions in your mind then you can drop them in the comments section. Stay connected with the TechRulz website so that you get updated whenever we come up with such useful tutorials.

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