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Installing WhatsApp on your mobile phone

Manuel
Community Manager

WhatsApp Messenger is a free messaging app that you can use to call, send SMS and MMS to your family and friends anywhere in the world.

 

Since WhatsApp uses your phone’s internet connection (Mobile data or Wi-Fi), you can call people overseas and not worry about cost or running out of free minutes.

 

Need to know how to install WhatsApp on your phone?

Follow these easy instructions and you’ll be connected to your love ones in no time:

 

For iPhones:

Open App Store      app store.png   and type “WhatsApp” on the search bar.

 

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  • Alternatively, you may click the link https://itunes.apple.com/app/id310633997 to access WhatsApp in App Store
  • Tap “GET” and wait for a few minutes for App Store to download and install the app on your phone

You will see the WhatsApp icon on your phone screen once it finishes installing

 

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For Android Phones:

Open Google Play     android.pngand type “WhatsApp” on the search bar.

 

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  • Alternatively, you may click the link https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.whatsapp to access WhatsApp in Play Store
  • Tap “Install” and wait for a few minutes for Play Store to download and install the app on your phone.
  • You will see the WhatsApp icon on your phone screen once it finishes installing.

 

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If you have WhatsApp and want to send an invite to someone in your contacts to use WhatsApp

 

iPhone Users

 

If you are running the application from an iPhone, go to settings within the application. Scroll down and tap on the “Tell A Friend” option. You will have several options on how to invite your friends and family, from social media connections to your normal phone contact lists.

 

Android Users

When you are in the WhatsApp messenger, click on the three dots symbol in the upper right corner. From here, you can scroll down until you see the “Tell A Friend” option. Click on here to add missing contacts from social media friends, your phonebook or by entering their email.

 

Windows Users

From a Windows phone in the app, click on “All”. Choose the contact, or contacts, that you want to invite and then choose the option “Invite To WhatsApp”.