How To Create A QR Code On WhatsApp
Last Updated: December 6, 2021
Are you having trouble finding your friends on WhatsApp? Do you want them to add you as a contact instead? If so, you can share your QR code on the app to let them view your profile and add you as a contact. Follow our quick guide below to learn how.
In WhatsApp, users can add you as a contact if they have your number in their address book. After adding someone as a contact, you can start a quick conversation or group chat on the app.
However, there are times when you can’t seem to find people on WhatsApp. You might have the contacts wrong, or people don’t want to share their numbers on the app.
Thankfully, WhatsApp allows you to share QR codes on the app. After sharing your QR code, your friend can scan it to add you as a contact on the platform.
Here’s our quick guide about sharing your account’s QR code on WhatsApp.
How to share a QR code on WhatsApp
If you want your friends to add you as a contact on WhatsApp, you can create and share a QR on your account. In this way, they can scan the code and add you as a friend on the app without needing your phone number.
You can share your QR code from the WhatsApp mobile app. Follow our quick tutorial below, and we’ll show you how to do it from an Android phone.
- Open WhatsApp on your phone and sign in to your account.
- Tap the three dots icon on the top right corner of the header and select Settings on the menu.
- Tap the QR code icon on the right side of your profile photo.
- Check your QR code and tap the share icon on the top right.
- Share the QR code through one of the apps on your device. Alternatively, you can screenshot the QR code page and send the photo to your friends.
That’s how you share your QR code on WhatsApp. Once your friend scans the code, they can add you as a friend on the app.
Anyone that has access to your QR code can add you as a contact on WhatsApp. As such, always remember to send your QR code to the people you trust since other users can forward it to others.
To wrap it all up
Now that you know how to share your QR code on WhatsApp, you can send it to your friends on the app. Once someone scans your QR, they can add you as a friend on the app.
You can reset your QR code once your friends add you as a contact on the app. You can do so by navigating to your QR code, tapping the three dots icon on the top right corner, and selecting, the reset option on the menu.
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