WhatsApp is a popular instant messenger application that works on iOS and Android OS, which lets you send text messages, MMS and voice messages between your friends at free of cost. However, it’s incompatible with iPod Touch or iPad. Now we have figured out the way to easily install WhatsApp on iPod Touch and iPad without having to jailbreak your device.
Before starting to install WhatsApp on iPod or iPad, you would need the following :
- iTunes installed on your PC
- Download SynciOS app for your Windows PC from www.syncios.com
- iPad or iPod Touch
How to Install and Activate WhatsApp on iPad, iPod without Jailbreak step by step instructions
Install WhatsApp on iPad, iPod without jailbreak
Step 1, Launch iTunes, search and download WhatsApp.ipa on your computer, this is to get the iPA file.
Step 2, Navigate to iTunes Media Folder, the default path is : C > Users > Username > My Music > iTunes > iTunes Media > Mobile Applications > WhatsApp.ipad. If you ever changed the path before, find the .Ipa file there.
Step 3, Connect your iPod or iPad to computer and run SynciOS. Click on My device Tab, you will find 5 menu on the left side of the panel. Go to Apps, you will see a list of installed applications. Select “install” button, choose the WhatsApp file you’ve copied from the “iTunes media folder”. It will be smoothly installed on your iPad or iPod Touch.
Step 4, You have successfully installed WhatsApp on your iPad / iPod once the installation process completed . Disconnect your iPad Air, iPad mini or iPod Touch.
Activate WhatsApp on iPad, iPod without jailbreak
Step 5, Get an iPhone and install Whatspp on it. If the iPhone has WhatsApp previously installed, you would have to uninstall it since the process requires a fresh install.
Step 6, After the re-installation, you are required to type in your Phone number to activate it. Be sure the number you typed is the one you want to use on your iPad or iPod.
Step 7, Connect your iPhone to your computer and launch SynciOS software. Go to My Device>Apps>WhatsApp. Click the preview button on the right side to access Whatapp app document system, select both Documents and Library folder, click Export button to copy those 2 folders to your PC. See image below.
Step 8, Unplug your iPhone and plug iPad or iPod back in to your PC. Again go to My Device>Apps>WhatsApp app document file system, delete Document and Library folders, then import the 2 folders saved on PC or simply drag and drop the 2 folders to the App Document Management Panel as shown below.
Step 9, Disconnect your iPad or iPod from the PC, WhatsApp would be activated and ready to use. Enjoy WhatsApp for iPad, iPod Touch. :)