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  1. DeathByPlant's Avatar
    Kik was working about 3 or 4 days ago, then it just stopped. It started with it giving me multiple notifications for one message, then it wouldn't receive any messages. I then proceeded to log out of my kik account and uninstall it with a soft reset. When I tried signing back into my account it keeps giving me "Log in failed because it is taking too long to retrieve contacts, please check your connection and try again". I have tried everything, not using wifi, turning the wifi back on, resetting my device, using a different wifi signal, NOTHING WORKS. If anyone has any suggestion please tell me.
    04-06-2014 05:39 PM
  2. hope4wp's Avatar
    Kik Messenger for wp has a lot of bugs....you need to uninstall it....and Install it again and don't mess with the phone while it's logging in....and as far as notifications.....never tap on the new kik message notification....it somehow messes with the app and the app stops working....don't stop in between while your updating your profile picture too....Kik has unfortunately stopped developing for wp, it's been ages since we last got an update :(
    04-06-2014 08:48 PM
  3. DeathByPlant's Avatar
    I've already tried uninstalling it and reinstalling it, it still doesn't work:(
    04-06-2014 09:27 PM
  4. hope4wp's Avatar
    Can you try it again please? I've done it a million times
    04-06-2014 10:05 PM
  5. DeathByPlant's Avatar
    i tried it again, still says it took too long to connect
    04-07-2014 02:45 PM
  6. hope4wp's Avatar
    Have you tried using 3G/4G
    04-07-2014 03:56 PM
  7. shamrock1988's Avatar
    04-07-2014 03:57 PM
  8. DeathByPlant's Avatar
    I tried 4G,nothing, but when I tried 3G, my connection was zero bars
    04-07-2014 04:19 PM
  9. hope4wp's Avatar
    Have you tried creating a new account? :/
    04-07-2014 04:33 PM
  10. DeathByPlant's Avatar
    It says when I try to create a new account, "Registration Failed: Unknown Error."
    04-07-2014 04:40 PM
  11. hope4wp's Avatar
    Wow you've got a serious problem....you could download and install the xap separately and try again....
    04-07-2014 05:22 PM
  12. DeathByPlant's Avatar
    xap? whats that?
    04-07-2014 05:34 PM
  13. hope4wp's Avatar
    Kik Messenger | Windows Phone Apps+Games Store (United States)
    ^^ here you'll see the "Download and install manually" option, select it
    04-07-2014 05:48 PM
  14. hope4wp's Avatar
    or you can hard reset your ICON
    04-07-2014 05:48 PM
  15. DeathByPlant's Avatar
    how do you install it manually?
    04-07-2014 05:49 PM
  16. DeathByPlant's Avatar
    don't you have to be a developer to do it?
    04-07-2014 05:58 PM
  17. hope4wp's Avatar
    oh damn! I forgot Icon doesn't have SD card....and clearly you don't have a dev preview phone :/ you can hard reset your phone but I don't think it's worth all the hype
    04-07-2014 06:29 PM
  18. DeathByPlant's Avatar
    I just hard reset my phone, installing my apps again, haven't tried the app yet
    04-07-2014 06:37 PM
  19. hope4wp's Avatar
    all the best *fingers crossed*
    04-07-2014 06:42 PM
  20. Jack Janik's Avatar
    I hate to not really be constructive, but KiK on WP is really bad. Try to get a few close friends onto LINE, or WeChat. Those apps are *much* better. However they don't have as large an install base in the US.
    shamrock1988 likes this.
    04-07-2014 06:47 PM
  21. DeathByPlant's Avatar
    Nope! What is wrong with this! This is so stupid!
    04-07-2014 06:47 PM
  22. hope4wp's Avatar
    attack kik developers on twitter >:(
    04-07-2014 07:01 PM
  23. DeathByPlant's Avatar
    i just sent in my complain on their website
    04-07-2014 07:11 PM
  24. hope4wp's Avatar
    i just sent in my complain on their website
    They just ignore it :|
    04-07-2014 07:16 PM
  25. DeathByPlant's Avatar
    ok it worked...but I couldn't receive messages so I logged out thinking it was fixed trying to fix the no receiving messages bug and now I'm back to square one.
    04-07-2014 07:54 PM
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