KiK is a popular messenger with millions of active users. Many of these users want to save their messages so that they can easily switch their phone and keep their messages.
Saving KiK messages isn’t straightforward as the app doesn’t provide this functionality. As of now, you need to use a third-party app or tweak your phone’s built-in features to save messages in KiK.
Keep reading this guide as we will reveal different methods to easily save your KiK messages.
Types of KiK Messenger messages
KiK messages aren’t limited to plain text messages but they could include images and videos as well. So when we say ‘save KiK messages’, it means saving all types of content in the messages.
You can save pictures received in KiK by simply going to the folder where you have downloaded them. You can do the same with the videos that you have received in the messages.
Despite the fact that KiK doesn’t let you save messages, it still shows you the messaging history. This means you can save these messages when you see them in the chat history.
How to save KiK Messenger messages
As discussed earlier, KiK doesn’t provide any way to save KiK messages. However, there are a number of tricks that you can use to keep your messages safe when you are going to sign out of KiK or want to change your mobile.
– Screenshot method:
The first method to save your text messages in this app is to open the chat history. You can easily open the chat history for your chats with any of your friends as long as you are signed in to KiK on the same device.
o Once you have opened the chat history, you can easily take a screenshot using your phone’s built-in features.
o Now visit the folder where screenshots are saved on your phone. Open the folder and save the pictures/screens from KiK.
o If there are a lot of messages, you may have to take more than one screenshots. Save all these screens so that you can keep the messages safe.
WARNING: This method helps you save text and picture messages but you save everything as a picture.
– Method to save multimedia
To save pictures and videos, simply open the multimedia content on your smartphone and click ‘to gallery’. The content will be saved in the gallery where you can easily save it along with the other multimedia files on your phone.
How to read old KiK Messenger messages
You might be interested in only reading your old messages on KiK instead of saving them. This is easier than saving messages.
Follow the simple instructions below.
– Go to KiK messenger.
– From settings, go to chat history. You can see up to 1000 old messages, including multimedia content.
You can use this feature to keep an eye on your kids’ activity on KiK. However, you cannot retrieve history if you have deleted your phone data or wiped gallery.