In addition to Android and iOS, the popular WhatsApp app is also available for Windows and macOS.
Windows and Mac users can install the WhatsApp app from the Store and then sign in using their smartphones to start using WhatsApp on their computers.
WhatsApp for computers (also known as WhatsApp for Desktop) allows users to view, send, and share messages just like WhatsApp on smartphones. Additionally, users can also make and receive audio and video calls from their computers.
How do I upload WhatsApp status from Windows 10/11 PC or Mac?
As you might have discovered by now, the WhatsApp app for Windows and Mac also allows you to view the status posted by your contacts. You can click the status icon in the left pane to see all status messages.
However, as of writing this article in November 2023, the WhatsApp app for computers does not allow you to post your status from your computer. This means that you can only view others’ status from your computer, but you cannot post your status.
Like other features, we are sure that the team behind WhatsApp will add the ability to post status from WhatsApp on Windows and Mac in a future version.
Is there a workaround to post WhatsApp status from computers?
Well, the official WhatsApp Desktop app does not let you post status. So, there is no official way. That said, you can install the Android version of WhatsApp on your computer using an Android emulator software and then use the same to post WhatsApp status.
Can we post status from WhatsApp Web?
Unfortunately, as of now, WhatsApp Web (which allows you to access WhatsApp in a web browser without installing the app) also does not allow users to post statuses. So, there is no official way to upload WhatsApp statuses from your Windows or Mac.
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