Viber is a popular cross-platform messaging and Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) application, allowing users to make free calls, send messages, and share photos and videos with other Viber users. Installing Viber on a smartphone is relatively easy. Follow these step-by-step instructions to get started.
Step 1: Check for Compatibility
Before installing Viber, make sure that your device is compatible with the app. Viber is available for both Android and iOS devices. It can be downloaded from the Google Play Store and Apple App Store.
Step 2: Download the App
Once you’ve confirmed that your device is compatible with Viber, follow these steps to download the app:
- Open the Google Play Store or Apple App Store.
- Search for “Viber” in the search bar.
- Tap on the “Viber” icon.
- Tap on the “Install” button.
- Wait for the app to download and install.
Step 3: Create an Account
Once the app is installed, open it and follow these steps to create an account:
- Tap on the “Create Account” button.
- Enter your phone number.
- Tap on the “Continue” button.
- Enter the verification code sent to your phone.
- Create a Viber password.
- Enter your name, email address, and profile picture.
- Tap on the “Done” button.
Step 4: Add Contacts
Once your account is set up, you can start adding contacts. To do this, follow these steps:
- Tap on the “Contacts” tab.
- Tap on the “Add Contact” button.
- Enter the phone number or email address of your contact.
- Tap on the “Send Invite” button.
Your contacts will receive an invitation to join Viber. Once they accept, you’ll be able to send and receive messages, make voice and video calls, and share photos and videos with them.
That’s it! You’ve successfully installed Viber and set up your account. Now you can start using Viber to stay connected with your friends and family.