Viber and LINE have something in common: they, unlike WhatsApp and Telegram, have a desktop version of the messengers that you have to install (and this is far less convenient than what Telegram and WhatsApp offer). Luckily, however, the process of the Viber desktop version installation is not so difficult or time-consuming. So, if you wish to do it, you should simply follow the instructions of our guide, which will show you how to install Viber desktop step by step.
If you wish to install Viber desktop, you have to click on this button and start downloading the app
- In the first place, you should open your browser and access the following website: https://www.viber.com/.
You need to click on the “Install” button in order to start installing the application on your desktop
- Once you have done that, you have to click on the “Download” button at the top.
This way looks the window with the installation progress of the Viber desktop app
- Following it, you need to click on the “Get Viber Desktop” button and start downloading this app.
Once you have got to see a welcoming message, that implies that you have succeeded to install Viber desktop
- Once the Viber desktop app has been downloaded, you should open that file.
You need to provide your phone number in order to continue and log in to your account
- Following it, you will have to click on the “Install” button. The process of the app installation will start.
You can activate your desktop version of Viber by using the QR code
- Once the installation process has been finished, you will get to see that the app asks whether you have Viber on your mobile phone. At that point, you should click on the “Yes” button.
This is the page you need to open onto your mobile phone in order to launch the Viber desktop version
- On the following page, you should enter your phone number in the provided field of the page. Right after it, you have to click on the “Continue” button.
This kind of a notification shows that you have just succeeded to install Viber on your desktop
- Once you have done that, there is only one step left: you have to verify that it is your mobile number (and your Viber account as well).
As you can see, you can start using Viber on your desktop freely and easily
- Now, you have to open the Viber app on your smartphone.
- In the Viber app on your smartphone, you should tap on the menu, which is located in the left-upper corner of the page.
- Once you have opened the Viber menu, you should tap on the “QR Code” option there.
- Now, scan the QR code from your Viber desktop app with your mobile phone.
- Within a moment, you will be able to use your newly installed Viber desktop app.
If you still haven’t signed up for Viber, you can find out how to create an account on Viber with the help of our website.