1. PericG's Avatar
    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?
    01-05-2013 01:48 PM
  2. Memristor's Avatar
    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.
    01-05-2013 02:09 PM
  3. Fin Valino's Avatar
    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.
    01-05-2013 02:10 PM
  4. Memristor's Avatar
    It must be a problem with Facebook and not the carrier since I'm on AT&T and you guys on Verizon.
    01-05-2013 02:21 PM
  5. PericG's Avatar
    Yes, I get updates and can chat but the check-in does not work
    01-05-2013 02:45 PM
  6. pankaj981's Avatar
    Is location service turned on in settings?
    01-05-2013 03:11 PM
  7. WPmunkey's Avatar
    I just noticed this last night. It could have been going on before that but I never remember to use that feature.
    01-05-2013 03:12 PM
  8. Memristor's Avatar
    Is location service turned on in settings?
    Yes it is
    01-05-2013 03:24 PM
  9. PericG's Avatar
    Yes, Location services is turned on
    01-05-2013 06:58 PM
  10. pankaj981's Avatar
    Hmm...can u do some diagnostic check from Nokia's menu to see if the GPS sensor is working?
    01-07-2013 07:35 PM
  11. willied's Avatar
    Seems to work on mine.
    01-08-2013 08:34 PM
  12. deadwrong03's Avatar
    wasnt working on my htc trophy a few days ago but i just tried it a sec ago seems to be working now
    01-09-2013 12:20 AM
  13. PericG's Avatar
    Sorry it has been a few days since I posted the original post, but my Lumia 822 is now working also
    01-12-2013 04:46 PM
  14. Memristor's Avatar
    Same here, it works again.
    01-12-2013 05:01 PM
  15. m4rko71's Avatar
    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.
    02-20-2013 03:32 PM
  16. Rickosw's Avatar
    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 ?

    03-01-2013 11:56 AM

Similar Threads

  1. Find My Phone Not Working WP8
    By ianicbass in forum Windows Phone 8
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 11-13-2014, 12:24 PM
  2. Zune Desktop Will Not See WP8 Phone
    By pdskep in forum Windows Phone 8
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 11-11-2012, 08:32 PM
  3. Facebook 'Check In' feature not working
    By joshredraider in forum Windows Phone 7
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 10-01-2012, 12:26 PM
  4. Native Facebook Check-in with friends?
    By mrmprince in forum Windows Phone 7
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 03-11-2012, 02:36 PM
  5. Advanced Config TouchXperience will not work no matter what
    By woodbane in forum Software Development and Hacking
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 12-21-2011, 10:05 PM