How to Enroll into WhatsApp Private Beta for Windows Phone

whatsapp logo squareWhatsApp is one of the most frequently updated social messaging app on each and every platform. On WindowsPhone, WhatsApp runs a private beta test where new features are tested for a limited period of time before they are delivered to the public release channel. If you’re interested to join the WhatsApp Private Beta for Windows Phone, the info below is going to help you.

Joining the WhatsApp Beta for WP

There is no public information or forms inviting application as a beta tester. However, it’s still pretty easy to enroll. All you need to do is to send an email to WhatsApp asking for enrollment into the beta program. If they find you suitable, they’ll enroll you. Its explicitly their individual decision.

  1. Compose a new email and enter support@whatsapp.com in the To field.
  2. Quickly introduce yourself and ask for enrollment as a Beta tester. You can also make use of the draft below:
    Hello
    I am [Name] working as [Job Title}. I would like to join the WhatsApp Beta for Windows Phone so as to contribute in the improvement of the application. Can I be enrolled, please?
    Thanks
  3. Add the following text as a signature at the end of your email. This helps the automated system in classifying your email.
     Sent from my Windows Phone
  4. Send the email after you’ve finished composing.
  5. Make sure that the email is read by a human and DO reply to the automated response that you’ll receive. Otherwise the email will never be read by a human support staff.
  6. Wait for their reply after you have responded.
  7. If you are selected, they’ll ask you to provide you your Microsoft Account email so that you can be registered in the list of Beta Testers.
    whatsapp support beta enroll
  8. After you have submitted the details, you’ll receive an email in couple of days with the download link of WhatsApp beta.
  9. Start using it and DO submit your valuable feedback so that the app can be further improved.

If you’re into the beta, you can download or update the Beta app through the following link or by scanning the QR code below.

Install WhatsApp Beta

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27 Responses to How to Enroll into WhatsApp Private Beta for Windows Phone

  1. Suraj March 15, 2014 at 5:33 pm #

    i tried this method. they said they are not accepting anymore beta testers 🙁

    • Narender March 15, 2014 at 10:44 pm #

      Bad luck. They approved me only recently.

      • Daksh May 8, 2014 at 7:59 pm #

        plz can u give me ur password and username so that i can download whats app beta plz 🙂

        • Narender Singh May 8, 2014 at 11:18 pm #

          Unfortunately, that’s my personal account. My outlook account will give you everything, from my texts to my contacts to my onedrive. LOL i don’t wanna give that 😀

      • aamir May 30, 2014 at 12:25 am #

        Bro give me your windows live id so that I can download WhatsApp beta plz plz broo

        • Narender Singh May 30, 2014 at 8:05 am #

          Unfortunately, I can’t. You know my live id stores all my data (text messages, contacts, email and OneDrive).

  2. Johnson March 17, 2014 at 11:07 pm #

    They didn’t approve me either…

    • Narender March 18, 2014 at 12:43 am #

      Sorry buddy. Maybe I posted at the wrong time then. They stopped accepting new ones.

  3. akhil April 22, 2014 at 4:44 pm #

    hey i did it in the same way they said if you have any concerns then email us ?

  4. Gaurav April 24, 2014 at 2:39 pm #

    I responded to the automated response
    How much time it will take a human to respond to me

    • jasn May 3, 2014 at 1:40 am #

      around 1 year

  5. Vivek May 3, 2014 at 8:08 pm #

    I tried exactly what you have suggested but it seems they no longer are accepting private beta users.. http://www.maskaravivek.com/general/update-whatsapp-no-longer-accepting-new-users-for-its-windows-phone-beta-app/

    • Narender Singh May 3, 2014 at 8:11 pm #

      Thanks for posting that, Vivek. I hope they push out a big update very soon, including all the features that they’ve been cooking in the beta version 🙂

  6. Vasu May 13, 2014 at 11:39 am #

    Lol, I sent them an email saying I was Michael Dell. 😛

  7. Nishant May 28, 2014 at 2:43 pm #

    Can u tell me what difference arrive in whatsapp beta as compare to normal whatsapp?

  8. Aditya May 31, 2014 at 12:25 am #

    Hello Narender Singh,
    Can i have the xap file of whatsapp beta version? just download it and send m on my email.
    Thanks

    • Narender Singh May 31, 2014 at 8:40 am #

      Aditya, unfortunately you cannot install the XAP unless you are in the beta list of WhatsApp.
      However the good news is that WhatsApp is now back in the WP Store and includes all those features that we’ve been enjoying in the beta.

  9. Johng547 August 15, 2014 at 7:37 am #

    I really like and appreciate your blog post.Thanks Again. gbaddddcaecf

  10. yash June 3, 2015 at 1:18 pm #

    narendra plz tell us ur email nd pass. ………….no one will see ur personal msgs 😛

    • Narender Singh June 3, 2015 at 7:45 pm #

      haha.. if ever my emails/contacts/store purchases/saved cards/onedrive data etc were less important, I’d really share the details 😛

  11. Prince Rajput June 20, 2015 at 10:05 am #

    I tried this trick but they said they are not accepting anymore beta tester. What should I do now……

    • Narender Singh June 20, 2015 at 5:31 pm #

      Yep. I’m aware of that. Sadly, there is no other method of joining in.

  12. Earl S. Davis March 8, 2016 at 8:02 pm #

    Hello
    I am Earl Davis working as Web Developer . I would like to join the WhatsApp Beta for Windows Phone so as to contribute in the improvement of the application. Can I be enrolled, please?
    Thanks looking forward to join this team

    Sent from my Windows Phone

  13. Utkarsh Rana July 9, 2016 at 5:26 am #

    They’re no longer taking any BETA Tester(s). Lol

  14. Ritik vyas November 6, 2016 at 7:45 pm #

    Plz give beta whatsapp

    • Narender Singh November 6, 2016 at 9:00 pm #

      You can simply install the beta from the store, buddy.

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