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  1. PericG's Avatar
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    Hello, I have a Nokia Lumia 822 (WP8) and I can not get the Check-In feature to work. It seems to get stuck on the searching screen and then I get a notification that it "Can't Search" and then says "we're having trouble searching for nearby places right now." I get this message all the time. Also when I try to manually enter the location where I and Checking-In, it will not accept the location. Anyone have a solution or having similar issues?
  2. Memristor's Avatar
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    Exactly the same issues, I tried on my and my wives Lumia 920 and both phones have that Problem. The first time I noticed it was on New Years eve. We both haven't been able to use this feature since.
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    Have you been able to resolve this? I have an HTC 8x and this just started happening to me last night.

    I can post status updates from the Me Tile and even Chat but I can't seem to Check In and get the same behavior on my phone as you described.
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    It must be a problem with Facebook and not the carrier since I'm on AT&T and you guys on Verizon.
  5. PericG's Avatar
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    Yes, I get updates and can chat but the check-in does not work
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    Is location service turned on in settings?
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    I just noticed this last night. It could have been going on before that but I never remember to use that feature.
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    Quote Originally Posted by pankaj981 View Post
    Is location service turned on in settings?
    Yes it is
  9. PericG's Avatar
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    Yes, Location services is turned on
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    Hmm...can u do some diagnostic check from Nokia's menu to see if the GPS sensor is working?
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    Seems to work on mine.
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    wasnt working on my htc trophy a few days ago but i just tried it a sec ago seems to be working now
  13. PericG's Avatar
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    Sorry it has been a few days since I posted the original post, but my Lumia 822 is now working also
  14. Memristor's Avatar
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    Same here, it works again.
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    I have a lumia 800, no facebook account, but a twitter one - the check in works as long as the place i'm checking in to is listed in the 'pick a place' list. if not I am unable a click 'add location' as it is now 'greyed out'!!!

    Does anyone have any ideas, as I am struggling to find any help on the matter from either Microsoft or Nokia.

    (Location services are switched on)

    Thanks in advance.
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    hi all,

    sometimes on the official Facebook App, it works ... more often not ... very
    rare occasions...

    but on the other third party app, Facebook Pro & facebook Touch...
    i still cant "log in"
    this error appears
    does anyone else have this problem? i have my location set on....on the setting page...
    any advice ?


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