Messages app on iPhone and iPad has seen many welcome changes in iOS 10. This must have inspired many Windows users to use iMessage on Windows PC. Recently, many Windows users have asked this question about Apple’s iMessage for Windows.
This has established Apple’s supremacy over communication arena even as there are so many free chat clients like Messenger, WhatsApp, Hangout, Skype and more.
As a matter of fact, many Apple fans have developed a sort of fascination with stock Apple apps, and therefore, they don’t like the idea of using third-party apps.
If you want to use iMessage on your Windows computer or laptop, follow the two methods given here.
How to Use iMessage on Windows PC Without Jailbreaking
Using iMessage on Windows PC requires a Mac with iMessage on it. This obviously kills your excitement of using iMessage on Windows PC as you need a Mac any way.
Step #1: First off, download Chrome and Chrome Remote Desktop on Mac and Windows computer.
Step #2: After installation, click on LAUNCH APP button.
Step #3: Now download Chrome Remote Desktop host installer on your Mac.
Step #4: Next, install the installer on Mac.
With the help of Chrome Remote Desktop, you can gain access to another computer through Chrome browser or Chromebook. Moreover, access to apps and files also becomes easier.
Step #5: You will be supplied a code to connect both computers; use the code, connect computers and get started. Start using iMessage on your Windows computer.
And now for those, who were disappointed by the first step in the above method, they can use iMessage on Windows PC without having a Mac.
Such users need to download iPadian on their Windows PC. iPadian is an emulator that builds a virtual iOS system on your Windows computer. This software allows you to install Messages app on your Windows PC or Laptop.
How to Install Messages App on Windows PC
Step #1: Open http://ipadian2.com/ on your Windows computer and download the emulator.
Step #2: Now install .exe on computer and run the same.
Step #3: Keep accepting several terms and conditions set by iPadian.
Step #4: Open iPadian software on your Windows computer after the installation is successfully done.
Step #5: Next, look for iMessage in search bar.
Step #6: Download Messages app on your Windows computer.
Open the Messages app and experience iMessage on Windows PC.
This is done!
Apart from the two popular changes, people have also appreciated features like use of emoji tapbacks, sending low quality images via iMessage, sending iMessage with bubble effects, using emoji replacement and prediction, adding signature in Messages app, and more.