WhatsApp with more than 2 billion users in over 180 countries has become a primary mode of communication. It helps us to stay in touch with friends and family, anytime and anywhere. Other than using WhatsApp on phones you can get it on your personal computer and laptop also. Whatsapp Web syncs with the mobile app to let you send and receive WhatsApp messages from your computer.
Big and small organisations have formed workgroups on WhatsApp to share instant messages for which an email is not necessary. Now , you can even edit your profile on WhatsApp Web. Here is a step by step guide you can follow to edit profile on WhatsApp Web.
WhatsApp Web: How to edit profile photo
Step 1: Open WhatsApp Web on your computer’s browser or open the desktop app.
Step 2: Click your Profile photo icon.
Step 3: If you already have a profile photo, hover over your photo, then click Change profile photo.
Step 4: Now, you will get 4 options:
- View photo
- Take photo
- Upload photo
- Remove photo
Step 5: To upload a new profile picture, select the Upload Photo.
Step 6: Upload photos depending on your choice.
In case, if you don’t have a profile photo, click Add profile photo, here you can choose to Take a photo or Upload photo. So, select options as per convenience.
Alternatively, you can also edit profile photos by clicking Menu on the homepage (three dots) and from the given options select Profile. It will take you to the Profile page. On the profile page, you can even edit your profile name. Here are the steps you can follow to edit your profile name.
WhatsApp Web: How to edit your profile name
Step 1: Below your Profile picture, you can see your name.
Step 2: Click the Pencil icon to edit.
Note: You can even add emoji by clicking Emoji.
Step 3: When you’re done making changes, click the Checkmark icon.
That’s it your profile name will be changed. Below your name you’ll see the About option. Now, from here you can also edit About, here are the steps you can follow to edit your about information.
WhatsApp Web: How to edit about
Step 1: Click the Edit (pencil icon) to update your About information.
Note: You can also add emoji by clicking Emoji.
Step 3: After making changes, click the checkmark icon.