How to Force WhatsApp on Blackberry 10

If you own a Blackberry 10, do not accept defeat from WhatsApp for not being able to use the messenger on your phone. By default, there is no direct way to use WhatsApp on Blackberry 10 and other Blackberry phones except Blackberry Prive and DTEK50. But, there is a trick to force WhatsApp to work on Blackberry 10 which actually works.

There are a lot of guides on how to use WhatsApp on Blackberry 10 but after a while, you will discover that it will stop working. Once the method failed, it will amount to WhatsApp stopped working on your device. However, the issue of Blackberry OS and WhatsApp not working together is limited to old Blackberry OS that cannot run Android apps.

Blackberry DTEK50 and Blackberry Priv run WhatsApp smoothly without using tricks. However, there is a shortcoming for those that cannot afford to use Blackberry Priv and DTEK50 or those that are a core fan of Blackberry OS7.

If you are addicted to using WhatsApp on BB10 before the privilege to use it was deprived it’d be difficult for you to let go WhatsApp on your Blackberry.Fortunately enough, I have found a walk around to force WhatsApp to work on Blackberry. Everything you will learn in this post will center on how to make WhatsApp works on Blackberry 10 forever.

How to download WhatsApp on BlackBerry 10

Although there is no direct way to use WhatsApp on Blackberry 10 like normal Android and iOS devices. Android and iOS devices can get the latest WhatsApp from their OS app store or update the old WhatsApp to the latest version to enjoy the new features. However, there is a trick to use WhatsApp on BB10.

This trick does not require a rocket scientist knowledge. However, before we decided to share the trick with you on this platform, it’s tested and trusted and confirmed that the trick still works. It makes running WhatsApp on Blackberry 10 so easily.

Which Blackberry Version Does This Works

I’m sorry to tell you that it is not like Android or iOS devices. WhatsApp works on the least Android OS which is not the same on Blackberry. It’s through that WhatsApp works on Blackberry 10. However, you will struggle to use WhatsApp on BB10 version 10.3.3  which is heartbreaking for most users.

Form our research and the workaround we are about to share here, we do not give 100% assurance that WhatsApp will run on latest WhatsApp version. If perhaps it runs, you may experience some sluggish response on your phone and you will not be able to update to the latest WhatsApp version when an update is available.

How to download WhatsApp on BlackBerry 10

The workaround we discovered allows Blackberry 10 phone users for install WhatsApp on their Blackberry using a tool called “Snap”.

Snap is a computer software to download Android apps from Google play store and install it on your phone. The free tool works great when you want to install WhatsApp on BB10 without encountering any error. And without any discrepancy, the tool is free to use.

However, to make Snap works with your phone you need to download Sachesi which is the close the gap between your phone and the snap app so that you can easily download and install unsupported apps on your phone, Blackberry and WhatsApp for instance.

How to download WhatsApp on BlackBerry 10: Step 1

For and foremost, connect your Blackberry to either your Windows OS or Mac OS. Place it where it will not be disturb so that you will not run into a problem that won’t allow you to force the mobile messenger to work on your BB 10 smartphone.

How to download WhatsApp on BlackBerry 10: Step 2

Download and install the latest Google Chrome browser. If you have an update Chrome browser already just open the browser.

How to download WhatsApp on BlackBerry 10: Step 3

Next step, you have to download the Snap file from Snap official website which is in .bar extension. Snap will require you to subscribe to a plan. Just choose a plan that best suits you and you will not be charged for it.

The service is free but you need to choose a paid plan so that you can easily donate if you love their service and if you successfully Install WhatsApp on your BB10 smartphone.

Click on “Get Snap” and complete the onscreen survey. At the end of everything click on “Download”. Once the download button is complete. Go to your download folder and drag and drop the file to a new folder on your desktop.

How to Force WhatsApp on Blackberry 10

At the point of download, you will see the screen below

How to Force WhatsApp on Blackberry 10

Note: There is no reason for you to open the snap app after download

How to download WhatsApp on BlackBerry 10: Step 4

Download and open Sachesi following the link below. It is the Sachesi freeware that will allow you to move the Snap.bar you have in a folder on your Windows OS or Mac OS to your Blackberry 10.

How to Force WhatsApp on Blackberry 10

In the Sachesi download page, there is a copy for Windows OS and a copy for Mac. If you want to carry out this tutorial on Windows download Sachesi for Windows otherwise download for Mac OS.

Most times, the Sachesi file will be in a zipped file. All you need to do is to unzip the file into a folder on your desktop. Once you have successfully unzipped the file click on it to open.

When you open the Sachesi software it should look exactly like the screen below

How to Force WhatsApp on Blackberry 10

How to download WhatsApp on BlackBerry 10: Step 5

To install the Snap file onto your BB10 device open the Sachesi software and click on “Install” to the upper right and then, drag the “Snap.bar” file from the folder and drop it in Sachesi. This must be done with your Blackberry connected to your Windows computer or Mac computer using a USB cable.

How to Force WhatsApp on Blackberry 10

To drag and drop the “Snap.bar” on Sachesi, click on the snap file, left-click on the file and hold down button while you move the file to Sachesi.

Watch while the file transfers from your computer to your Blackberry through Sachesi as the bridge between the two devices. During this time, do not use either your Blackberry phone or Sachesi so that you will not run into a problem. Monitor the Snap transfer progress until it is 100% and do not disconnect immediately.

How to download WhatsApp on BlackBerry 10: Step 5

Now that you have successfully transfer snap to your Blackberry 10. The next step will be to download WhatsApp using Snap and install in on your BB10. Now, disconnect your Blackberry from your computer or Mac and you will see the snap file as an app on your Blackberry as successfully moved by Sachesi software.

How to Force WhatsApp on Blackberry 10

Open “Snap Free” app on your Blackberry and accept the terms and conditions of use. In the opens sign into your Snap free with your Google information and click on the “Search” to the bottom right and search for “WhatsApp”

How to Force WhatsApp on Blackberry 10

Click on download to start downloading “WhatsApp” for your BB10 from the snap free file.

How to Force WhatsApp on Blackberry 10

Click on “Open Installer” when the WhatsApp app is successfully downloaded

How to Force WhatsApp on Blackberry 10

Kindly read through the app disclaimer before you go ahead to install the messenger on your phone. Meanwhile, in a nutshell, the disclaimer revealed that the app you are about to install is not from Blackberry app world and Amazon Appstore. However, the next is click on “Install”

How to Force WhatsApp on Blackberry 10

If you don’t have the option to “Allow Apps from Other Sources to be Installed” on your Blackberry enabled you will be taken to your device settings to either enable it or stop the WhatsApp installation process on your Blackberry.

Toggle the enable option in your app settings to continue the installation process

How to Force WhatsApp on Blackberry 10

Once the WhatsApp app is downloaded successfully. Click on the “Open Option” to the top screen of your Blackberry to launch the install WhatsApp APK on your Blackberry 10.

However, if you still keep the memories of the old when you can free install WhatsApp on all Blackberry you will notice a strange popup from WhatsApp which is apparently nothing and of course, we don’t need to change anything to start using the messenger right-away.

How to Force WhatsApp on Blackberry 10

How to download WhatsApp on BlackBerry 10: Step 6

Click on “Agree and continue” to begin the normal WhatsApp setup. Following the usual WhatsApp onscreen instruction to set up the WhatsApp app on your Blackberry. However, it good to note that, the installed WhatsApp on your BB10 is the normal WhatsApp for Android phones. While setting up, you can link your existing or old WhatsApp before WhatsApp stopped working on your Blackberry.

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