Android based Smartphones; Tablets have become very popular as Android allows you to do many things which would otherwise not have been possible. Android devices are becoming powerful every day, now Android devices are coming out with more upgraded and updated hardware and software along with nice specs and features. One technology that has emerged and is now very popular although it was developed and implemented before the rise of the Smartphone but no one really paid any attention to what it really was and it was limited too. Wi-Fi is the technology we are talking about There are many tablets which are available in Wi-Fi version like Google Nexus 7, iPad Mini, Kindle Fire HD and Barnes and Noble Nook tablet. Whatsapp is a great tool for communicating with friends and family and let me tell you that it is cost effective as well. Whatsapp does not allow users to install the app on Wi-Fi only devices, which is what most of us is having.
In this article we are going to show you simple step-by-step instruction how you can get Whatsapp on WiFi only devices.
Step 1: First of all download the application and check whether your device supports the app or not and then from your PC/laptop, access any online APK store like apknew.com to get the latest APK version of Whatsapp and install it on your computer.
Step 2: When you have downloaded the file connect your device to the computer and locate the Whatsapp APK file and keep a separate file for APKs on your Android device for easy identification. Paste the downloaded APK file of Whatsapp messenger in that folder and disconnect the device.
Step 3: Then you have to access the file manager on your Android device and locate the APK’s folder, then from there locate the Whatsapp messenger file and select it to begin installation. Splash screen will ask for your permission to grant access to install the application on the device; press Install.
Step 4: Then in the next screen you will be prompted when the installation completes successfully and then press Done to exit the installation. If the app does not install repeat the process and if it fails again then you have to download the file again or choose an older version application for your device.
Step 5: Now you begin the setup of the Whatsapp application on your device, in the application menu you will find the application and begin the installation process by accepting the terms and conditions. Then you will be asked for your mobile number. Add the number which is not already linked or in use on another device with the Whatsapp messenger and then press Next.
Step 6: Then your number will be confirmed by the application, if correct, press OK or hit Edit to make changes. Now the application will verify your device and will send the verification message via SMS to your mobile number in that it will contain the verification code that you need to enter. Then wait for the verification process to finish and you will be moved to the next step automatically and it will take exactly five minutes.
Step 7: Then a screen will ask you to enter the verification code, enter the six digit code. The app will verify and enable services on your device.
Step 8: Once the app gets activated it will show the number of day’s worth of service available on your number. Press Continue to proceed to the chats page and start messaging with your new device.