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  1.    #1  
    Now that certain apps have walked away like Whatsapp, how do you guys install it again?

    I had to do a handset replacement and now I don't have Whatsapp even after restoring my backup. Is there any direct link etc that can be used?
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    anyone?
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    I don't think there is a way currently. As all the "backup" feature does is queue up downloads from the Store...sorry bud!
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    :(

    I have 8 such apps that can't be downloaded now because they were there when I installed and now gone from Marketplace!
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    I'm in the same predicament. This is where I really miss Android (especially sideloading an app)...

    I need my Whatsapp!!!
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    Yeah sideloading worked a charm with WP7.x!

    I have about 20 freaking friends who have gone mental because they can't send me whatsapp messages. I know they need to REALLY get a life and just drop me a text or email if they really want me. But then I do understand what they mean!
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    guys, lets spread the word! simple tweet: Where is @WhatsApp for WindowsPhone 8? Everyone desperately needs it! @joebelfiore @BenThePCGuy @thurrott @windowsphone @WinPhoneSupport
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    You made 3 posts and that too with same copy paste?
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    Someone sure is desperate for WhatsApp :P
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    Tweeted @WhatsApp but did not receive a reply.
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    Absence of WA is holding me back on my purchase of a WP8 device. In my country, hardly anybody uses text. Also, I use a prepaid that charges per text.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jiayit View Post
    Absence of WA is holding me back on my purchase of a WP8 device. In my country, hardly anybody uses text. Also, I use a prepaid that charges per text.
    Same here. I'm going to even wait for blackberry 10 and give it a chance.

    Sent from my Nexus 7 using Tapatalk 2
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    Im pretty sure 6x faster WA will be on WP8 before then!
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    some News about WA for WP8?
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    Nope, none. I am pretty happy using Emails for now, does what Whatsapp did without being harsh on my battery ;)
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    If you are a student (or know one), you can install Whatsapp via https://www.dreamspark.com/ I haven't tried it, but I read about some people doing it without a problem. Might be a solution for those who absolutely need it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by deuxani View Post
    If you are a student (or know one), you can install Whatsapp via https://www.dreamspark.com/ I haven't tried it, but I read about some people doing it without a problem. Might be a solution for those who absolutely need it.
    Where's Whatsapp on this site?

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    Also, Whatsapp is rerelased this week to the store, so just hang on, and boom: awesome whatsapp made for wp8.

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