How to Set-up UPI payments in WhatsApp Messenger

India’s unique and innovative approach towards online payments through UPI (Unified Payment Interface) made online transactions are way more faster than ever before. World’s biggest Tech companies including Google accepted UPI method as the great and innovative move of India towards online transactions.

WhatsApp has recently launched UPI payments feature in its WhatsApp Messenger app. Here is in this article you learn how to set-up UPI payments in WhatsApp Messenger step by step in just few clicks.

Important Note : Before you go forward towards UPI payments settings please make sure your WhatsApp number is connected with your existing bank account to create UPI id for your WhatsApp Messenger UPI payments.

Set-up UPI payments in WhatsApp Messenger :

STEP 1 : Open your WhatsApp Messenger App

STEP 2 : Click on three vertical dots to open the options menu in the top right corner of the App.

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STEP 3 : Click on Payments option, you will see the payments menu with all other options.

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STEP 4 : Click on add payment method, after that you will see the list of all available Banks. You have to choose your Bank name in which your WhatsApp mobile number is linked with.

STEP 5 : After selection of the Bank account you will see the verification option in the next page, you have to verify your linked mobile number with your bank account via SMS; So simply click on ‘Verify via SMS’.

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STEP 6 : Now after the verification via SMS, you will see your linked bank account with your WhatsApp mobile number. 

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Congratulations 🎉 Now you have done your UPI payments set-up or settings in your WhatsApp Messenger App.

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How to make UPI payments through WhatsApp Messenger App :

You can make payments directly from the ‘Payments menu’ in three vertical dots menu by clicking on New Payment. 

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Then select WhatsApp number on which you want to transfer the money through UPI, you can also use UPI ID and UPI QR code to make payment done through UPI over WhatsApp Messenger.

You can also send UPI payments on WhatsApp Messenger directly in chat or contact same as you send your files and attachments. You have to just click on the attachment icon, then click on the payment option to transfer UPI payments to that particular chat or contact.

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I hope this informative article helpful to you to make UPI payments over WhatsApp Messenger App. Please share this article to your friends and family so they can also make UPI payments over WhatsApp Messenger. Please comment below about this article.

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