How to take screenshot in Kik: Complete Guide

Dorothy Smith

Kik Interactive is the company that designed and developed Kik Instant Messaging application, Kik Interactive started working on Kik messenger in 2009 at the University of Waterloo in Canada. It uses the internet to transfer text, files, images, videos and other data between its users. Kik Messenger is a free application available for iOS, Android, and Windows. It had a different version for BlackBerry devices due to some technical issues. Kik for PC is having an estimated user of more than 240 million out of which 40% of users are from the United States.


Kik Messenger has many unique features from other messaging apps like iMessage, WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger,etc. The main feature of Kik Messenger is its anonymity users no need to provide any mobile number or email id instead they need to give their username which may be anything. This way the user will be unable to contact you through other communication which is the reason it is more popular in teenagers. Kik Messenger is recently developing Bots for more fun in messaging.

How to take screenshot in Kik:

Taking screenshot in Kik Messenger is an easy process, it is same as if you take a screen shot in your smartphone. Go to the chat section or what you need to take screenshot and then take the screenshot in mobile as you do for other apps. Other than this Kik does not provide any option in the app to take a screenshot.

Here will explain how to take a screenshot is iOS and Android devices.

How to take screenshot on iOS devices:

Step 1: Go to the Kik Messenger app and location where you need a screenshot.

Step 2: Press and hold the lock button on your device.

Step 3: Now click the home button.

Step 4: Now screen flashes a white screen, and you will hear theshutter sound.

Step 5: Go to Photos app and find the latest pictures, this is where you can find your screenshots.

This way you can take the screenshot on Kik Messenger and save your chats to share. Not only for Kik Messenger this process can be used to take any screenshot in iPhone.

How to take Screenshot on Android:

Taking ascreenshot in Android is similar to iOS devices. Here are the steps to follow to take a screenshot on Android.

Step 1: Open Kik Messenger and chat section where you need to take a screenshot.

Step 2: In this step you need to press the both lock button and volume down button at once to take a screenshot.

Step 3:  Now a blink will appear on the screen with a shutter sound.

Step 4: Now go to gallery app and screenshots folder or latest pictures and you can find the screenshot there.

These are the best possible options to take a screenshot of Kik messages on your Android and iOS devices. These process not only useful for Kik Messenger but also for all the apps.

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