Viber is a useful messaging application which allows you to make calls as well as send texts, photos, and video messages to other Viber users for free via Wi-Fi or your 3G data on your mobile device as well as from a computer. To install this app on both a mobile device and PC, you will need a Viber code which is a digit code to activate your Viber account. Besides, Viber also has QR code which we want to introduce to you today.
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How to get a Viber code on Android?
Getting an activation code is a must-have process during Viber installation and here are the procedures:
Firstly, download Viber from https://apprevi.com/
Secondly, open the downloaded app.
Thirdly, select Continue.
Fourthly, enter your phone number:
– First, tap your country to get your country code from the drop-down list.
– Next, fill your phone number (no spaces, leading zeros (0), or exit codes).
Finally, make sure your number is correct and then tap Continue. Let’s wait a few minutes and a code will be sent to your devices.
Types of Activation Code
On Android, Viber will send you an activation code via either a phone call or by SMS.
Activate by call
You will receive an automatic call from Viber. Once the call has connected to your phone (started to ring), it will automatically hang up and input the code. Therefore, you don’t need to answer the activation call.
Activate by SMS
You will receive an activation SMS code, then type the code you got into the Viber setup that pops up on the screen.
Introduction of Viber QR Code
Viber uses QR codes to perform easier tasks for you such as adding a friend, joining a group or adding a coupon to your account. Every Viber user is assigned with their own QR code which is particularly convenient for adding new contacts through Viber. It takes only a few steps to get a new contact via QR Code.
To access your Viber QR code, let’s follow these instructions:
First, open your Viber app, then tap More and tap on the QR code.
Next, tap My QR Code and then Your personal QR code will come up on the screen.
How to use the QR code?
Follow these steps to use Viber’s QR scanner:
1. On your Viber app, click on the More and tap on QR code and a camera will appreared
2. Hold the camera box in the middle of the screen over the QR code that you want to scan. The scanner will scan the code and get your app to the right place automatically.
To sum up, there are 2 kinds of Viber code for 2 different purposes. The activation code is used for Viber installation and the QR code is used for some particular tasks. With the goal of becoming the best telecommunication application, Viber is trying to offer users the most interesting experience. If you have trouble in receiving a Viber code, please leave a comment below and we will try our best to help you. Thanks for reading!