How to add a new contact in WhatsApp via QR Code?

WhatsApp via QR Code
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add a new contact in WhatsApp via QR Code

In general, adding new contacts to WhatsApp is time consuming. First you need to save the number of the person in your phone, then refresh your WhatsApp and send a message to the contact after searching. The good news for all WhatsApp users is that in its latest update, the app has made it possible to store contacts in a simple way using QR Code.

QR Code is a two- dimensional barcode that can contain textual information such as links, contact information and much more. Although this barcode was originally used only in advertising, it now helps us in many ways. For example, you no longer have to worry about keeping your complex Wi-Fi password. You can easily connect to Wi-Fi by scanning a barcode. This WhatsApp barcode also helps you add contacts without having to manually enter numbers and just scan QR Code . When you scan the QR Code, WhatsApp allows you to save the relevant contact and after saving the number, the chat page of the desired contact will open automatically.

Build QR Code in WhatsApp

Follow the steps below to view the QR Code in your profile:

step one:

Open the WhatsApp application on your phone.

Step two:

Touch the three dot icon at the top of the screen as shown below.

Build QR Code in WhatsApp

Step three:

Tap Settings.

Build QR Code in WhatsApp

Step 4:

In this section, tap the QR Code icon next to your name.

Build QR Code in WhatsApp

Step 5:

In the MY CODE tab, there is your barcode or QR Code, and if you want to give your number to the person next to you, all you have to do is show this code to him so that by scanning this code, he can easily save your number. Slowly

Build QR Code in WhatsApp

Share WhatsApp QR Code with others

To share your QR Code with others, you can easily take a screenshot of your barcode and send it to your friends, you can also share your barcode by clicking the share icon on the QR Code view page .

Share WhatsApp QR Code with others

You can share this code with your friends via WhatsApp , email, Facebook or any other messenger.

Add a WhatsApp contact via QR Code

To add contacts via QR Code in WhatsApp , just scan the code of the person according to the following steps:

Enter the app WhatsApp , then go to the Settings icon next to your name tap the QR Code. In this section, tap the SCAN CODE tab to activate the camera scan screen.

Add a WhatsApp contact via QR Code

This is the first time you have been warned that WhatsApp must use your camera to add contacts via QR Code . According to the pictures below, first tap CONTINUE and then ALLOW.

Add a WhatsApp contact via QR Code

Add a WhatsApp contact via QR Code

Then place your camera directly in front of the QR Code, so that the barcode is completely inside the scan box. After scanning the barcode, your contact will be identified and WhatsApp will ask you to add the contact . Tap Add To Contacts.

Add a WhatsApp contact via QR Code

You can fill in the details of the contact on the next page and save the changes. After saving the changes, a new contact will be added in WhatsApp and the chat page of that contact will open for you and you will be shown a message like the one below which states that your contact has been added via QR Code.

Add a WhatsApp contact via QR Code

Using QR Codes saves time and makes it easier for users to save their phone number. Also, with WhatsApp QR Codes, you do not need to type a phone number and you can easily save your contacts on your phone.

Note: If you do not find the SCAN QR CODE option in WhatsApp, you will need to update your WhatsApp.

In this article, we tried to teach you how to use the QR Code feature in WhatsApp to save your contacts . If this article is useful to you, please share it and help us provide better content with your comments and suggestions.

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