One of the most intriguing features of KIK Messenger App is that one can instantly connect with the other person. Constant message notifications with different symbols are given to facilitate the users.
It ensures whether your messages are properly being sent to and received by the intended person or not. This characteristic helps eliminate the struggle to know if your messages are being sent or not.
Worried and thinking if your messages are being read or not? Did they receive your message? Or did they ignore the message?
SDR Indicators in Kik Messenger
SDR indicators in KIK Messenger makes your life free from these kinds of worries. These symbols, besides appealing, give the idea about the stages of delivering your message. They ensure a good conversation and connection between two users.
Through these indicators, one can know the flow of his communication.
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Instead of wasting time wondering whether your messages are being received on the other end or not, these SDR symbols will tell you exactly where your messages are in the delivery process.
Most commonly used symbols are SDR;
• “S” indicates that the message has successfully been sent through the messenger. So, if you see this symbol you can easily know that your message has been sent and the person will receive as soon as he gets access to the internet or the KIK messenger.
This symbol stands for “sent”.
• “D” indicates that the message has been delivered to your friends or any other person. It does not mean that the message has been read as well, it only symbolizes that other person has received your message and will read as soon as he opens up the chat.
So basically, this symbol stands for “delivered”.
• “R” is the final symbol in the message delivery process, indicating that your message has been read on the other end. Once this symbol appears, there is no doubt that the receiver has not read or seen your message.
It stands for “read”.
Two Shades of “D” Symbols in Kik Messenger
Two shades of “D” symbol is a unique feature in iPhone and Windows Phone in KIK Messenger. These two shades are solid black and grey or faded black, both have a very minute difference and indicate that the recipient may or may not have read the message.
If D is gray it means that a push notification has been sent to the recipient by KIK messenger but they have not opened the app yet. It can’t be properly known whether they have read the message in notifications bar or not.
Remember that it does not occur in Android Phones.
If you lock your phone while keeping the messenger open, D will be solid black and it will appear gray as long as the app is not opened on your phone.
Other Symbols in Kik
There are certain other symbols that appear on this messenger indicating the connectivity of the internet server. They help in knowing if your server is working properly or not.
1. Three Dots Symbol (…)
This symbol appears when the message is in the process of sending. It gives an idea that your messenger is connected successfully to the internet server.
Prolonged appearance of “…” shows that there is some problem in your connection and you need to connect again or try some other network server by time.
2. Exclamation Mark (!)
“!” indicates that there is a connectivity error in your internet and your message cannot be sent. So, make sure you have an internet access by checking other websites.
So, KIK messenger facilitates regarding the status of your messages and help making it easier to use.