How to always be online on WhatsApp from PC
As widely said at the opening of the post, to always be online on WhatsApp you need to have the application running and in the foreground: something practically impossible on a smartphone, but a lot of pleasure feasible PC, where using the WhatsApp client for Windows or macOS and by keeping its window active (recalling it from time to time) you can be constantly connected to the famous messaging platform. Here's how to proceed.
Open the WhatsApp client and don't minimize the window
Su PC you can always be online by opening the official WhatsApp client for Windows and macOS and not minimizing its window. If this is the first time you open the WhatsApp client, you will be asked to scan the QR Code, which is a must in order to access your account from your computer.
Then start WhatsApp on your smartphone, access its Settings, presses on the item relating to the service WhatsApp Desktop and scan the QR Code with your device's camera. If any steps are not clear to you, take a look at the guide in which I show in detail how to use WhatsApp on PC.
Once you have correctly configured WhatsApp Desktop, all you have to do is not minimize the program window and, from time to time, select it (because otherwise you go offline after a few minutes). A simple but very effective solution, don't you think?
Change the textual status
Change the textual status (o Info of WhatsApp) is another way to let others know if you are available to chat or not. To proceed, click on your profile photo placed at the top and, in the screen that opens, presses the gray pencil symbol, type a sentence that can make others understand that you are available to chat on WhatsApp (eg. Available, Ready to chat, etc.) and come on Submit on the keyboard.
How to always be online on WhatsApp from Android
You would like to know how to always be online on WhatsApp from your device Android? As I already told you in the opening phase of the post, the only way to be online on the famous instant messaging app is to access it after connecting to the Internet. Despite this, you can use some tricks, such as making the data relating to the last access on WhatsApp visible and setting the text status to "Available", to make your contacts understand if you are always online, at least "virtually".
Show the last login
To make sure that theLast Access on WhatsApp is visible, you must go to the settings of the known messaging app and check that an option is selected that allows others to see the date and time of your last access.
To proceed on Android, first start WhatsApp on your device, tap the button (⋮) che si trova in alto a destra e seleciona la voce Settings from the menu that appears. Then presses on the voice Accounti went his Privacy, select Last access and check the option next to the option All if you want to give everyone the opportunity to know when was the last time you connected to WhatsApp. Alternatively, press on the option My contacts to ensure that only those who are among your contacts can see when you last connected to WhatsApp.
Perfect: from now on, users who want to know if you are available to start a new conversation, all they have to do is consult the information relating to your last login, available in the chat screen related to your profile.
In case you have second thoughts, know that you can change the WhatsApp settings again making your last login invisible by going to Settings> Account> Privacy and then selecting the option Nobody in correspondence with the wording Last access. But be careful: by taking this step, not even you will be able to see the last access of other users.
Change the textual status
Another great way to let your contacts know if you are available to chat on WhatsApp is to change the textual status or, to use its "official" name, the WhatsApp info.
To proceed on Android, first start the official app of the service on your device, press the symbol (⋮) which is located at the top right and, in the menu that appears, tap on the option Settings. In the screen that opens, tap on yours profilo's photo and presses on the currently set phrase, which is under the heading Info and telephone number. Now, change the Info that is currently set to one that allows others to understand if you are willing to chat or not (eg. Available).
Alternatively, use a personalized phrase: press the symbol of pencil and, on the screen Add info, write the phrase you want to use to let your contacts know that you are available to be contacted on WhatsApp (eg. I am always online, You can contact me at any time on WhatsApp, etc.). After choosing the phrase you want to use in yours Info, presses on the voice OK to save your changes and that's it.
How to always be online on WhatsApp from iPhone
As I have already explained to you extensively in the previous chapters, it is not possible always be online on WhatsApp, unless you decide to always keep theiPhone with the chat screen always active (quite unlikely scenario!). However, you can decide to show the last access and set the text status of WhatsApp to "Available" to let your contacts know that you are willing to chat.
Show the last login
You want to verify that you have activated the setting on WhatsApp that allows others to see theLast Access what did you do on the messaging app? To do this, simply go to the WhatsApp privacy settings and check that the option relating to the last access is set to "Everyone" or "My contacts".
To begin with, start WhatsApp on yours iPhone, tap on the item Settings located at the bottom right, select the item Account and then presses on the option Privacy. In the screen that opens, tap on the item Last access at the top and select the option All, to give everyone the opportunity to check the last time you connected to WhatsApp or, if you prefer, select the option My contacts, to allow it only to your contacts.
Should you have second thoughts, you can hide the display of the data of the last access to WhatsApp by pressing on the items Settings> Account> Privacy and choosing the option Nobody. Not even you, however, will be able to see the last access of the others.
Change the textual status
If you want to let your contacts know that you are willing to chat on WhatsApp, I also recommend change the textual status (o WhatsApp info) by choosing a phrase that makes them understand that you are always online.
To proceed, start WhatsApp on yours iPhone, presses on the voice Settings located at the bottom right and, in the screen that appears, tap the you don't know, in order to access the screen Edit profile. Then presses on the phrase that is currently set and that is under the heading Info and, in the screen that opens, select a new Info that allows others to understand that you are available to chat on WhatsApp (eg. Available).
If you want, you can also use a custom phrase: tap on the phrase located under the heading Currently set as, write the custom phrase you want to use (eg. I am always online, You can contact me at any time on WhatsApp, etc.) and, when you're done, tap on the item Save located at the top right. Easier than that ?!