Android Kik Messages Recovery and Backup

An increasing number are using Kik messenger which lets you connect with friends,  groups and the world around you through chat. So many smart phone users including Android users prefer to use Kik on their Android phones or tablets. Here are some things you need to know about Kik, no matter how familiar or strange Kik is for you.

Android Kik Messages Recovery and Backup

How to Use Kik on Android?

1. Register your account
Open Kik on your device and push “Register” button. Then fill in your personal information.
2. Find friends
Agree Kik to access your contacts. It will search your phone’s contacts for Kik users by names, phone numbers, and email addresses. You can also use usernames to find additional friends on Kik manually.
3. Confirm your email address
Open your email and look for the confirmation email from Kik to confirm your email.

How to Delete Kik Conversations from Android

Do you have too many chat conversations in Kik? Although Kik doesn’t allow you to delete individual messages from one conversation, you still can delete the entire conversation. Press and hold the conversation you want to remove -> then Tap “Delete Conversation”.

How to Undelete Lost Kik Messages and Contacts on Android

Retrieve Deleted Android Kik Messages

The Kik website thinks it’s possible that the people you were talking to still have the chats on their app and can send you the messages you’re looking for. With this method, you can view your lost Kik chat history but you can not get them back on your Android.

If you want to truly restore Kik messages with your Android. Here GT Kik Recovery is an application you can retrieve old Kik messages without a Mac or PC.

Retrieve Deleted Android Kik Messages

Recover Lost Android Kik Contacts

A few Kik users complain about another problem that their Kik contacts got lost when they update the Kik app. You can reset your Kik to get your contacts back as follows: Go to Settings in Kik -> Your Account -> Reset Kik. Your list of saved contacts should be back when you log into your account again.

How to Backup Kik Data on Android

Save Kik Pictures and Videos on Android

Ensure that you have the most recent version of Kik to enable to save Kik pictures or videos easily. Press and hold the picture or video that you want to save, then click “Save”.
Alternatively, you can open the picture or video in full screen then click on the download arrow from the top right corner to save your Kik picture or video.

Save Android Kik Messages

The official website of Kik says that if you haven’t recently reset or deleted Kik, your recent chat history will be automatically saved on your smart phone with the latest version of Kik on Android. For recent chats you’ve had in the last 48 hours, you’ll see the last 600 messages; for older chats, you’ll see the last 200 messages.

They also give another suggestion that you should use your smart phone’s built-in features to “screenshot” or “screen-capture” parts of your chats. If you have a SD card in your Android phone, you can try the method below.

Backup Text for Kik allows you to export your Kik Messenger messages to text and CSV file formats and these files can be read in your Android or computer. It is easy to backup Kik messages to your Android SD card.

Save Android Kik Messages