Everyone is talking about Pokmon GO – a game played by millions of people around the world. The popularity of the game keeps increasing and players are eager to find and catch Pokmon and, of course, increase their level. Although many of those who play this addictive game have a smooth experience, many people seem to have problems. Here we're going to talk about common Pokmon GO problems and their solutions. If you're having trouble trying to find and catch Pokmon, see how to fix it.
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Please note that :
- To play Pokmon GO on Android, you must be using Android KitKat 4.4 or later, a display resolution of 1280 720 or higher, and a RAM of 2 or higher.
- To play Pokmon GO on iPhone, you need to use iPhone 5 or one of the most recent models and iOS 8 or later.
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Pokmon GO Common Problems And How To Fix Them
Pokmon GO freezes or behaves slowly
One of the most common issues on both, Android and iPhone is the app because users often complain about crash issues. Also, an application can run slowly, and when it comes to games, it can be quite annoying.
Many players have reported the problem with Pokmon GO, explaining that the application is often slow and that it sometimes crashes. If you have the same problem, you need to make sure you have the latest version of Pokmon GO.
If you have an Android device, open Google Play, tap three horizontal lines in the upper right corner, and then tap My apps and games. Find Pokmon GO In the list of applications you have installed, and if you see Update just next to the name of the application, tap it and get the latest version.
If you're playing Pokmon GO on iPhone, open the App Store and tap Updates in the lower right corner. Tap Pokmon GO to update it.
The latest version of the app came with stability improvements, so crashes and slow performance should go away once you update the app.
Tip for Android users: clear the Pokmon GO cache. To do this, go to Settings> Applications> Downloads, find Pokmon GO and tap on it. Tap Clear cache.
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Pokmon GO gle
The game can become unresponsive and it can happen the moment you try to catch a Pokmon. You must first close the application.
- If you're using an iPhone, double-tap the Home button, swipe left or right to find Pokmon GO, and swipe up to close it.
- On Android, tap the square icon in the lower-right corner of the screen to open recent apps. Find Pokmon GO and swipe right to close it.
Once you close Pokmon GO, turn on Airplane mode. Launch the application again and you will see the message No Internet Connectivity. Turn off airplane mode.
Keep in mind that an application may freeze when too many applications are running in the background. It is advisable to close those that you are not currently using. You can also restart your smartphone and relaunch the application.
What to do if Pokmon GO doesn't open?
Are you ready to play the game and Pokmon GO won't open? Most of the time, the main reason why you cannot open the game is because the servers are not running. Before trying other solutions, make sure the servers are actually running. You can see the current server status on the Pokemon GO server's tat web page. If you can open the app but see a spinning Pokball, it means your smartphone is trying to connect to the server. The spinning ball usually disappears in a few seconds, but if it stays stable, it means that the servers are down for the moment.
- Update the application
- Restart your smartphone
- Remove the app from your device and reinstall it. The game data is stored in the cloud. Once you log in to the game, you can start where you left off.
Pokmon GO GPS signal not found
TIRE should be activated as it indicates your movement your movement and indicates your current position. The GPS signal not found error may appear immediately after launching the game, but the error usually disappears after a few seconds. On Android, go to Settings> Location and make sure "Location" is enabled. Also tap on Localization mode and select the High precision option.
On Android, go to Settings> Location and make sure "Location" is enabled. Also tap on Localization mode and select the High precision option.
For iPhone, go to Settings> Privacy> Location services and make sure the Location services option is active. Also activate Wi-Fi even if there is no network around which you can connect.
If you are playing indoors and see GPS signal not found, stay outside for a few minutes.
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You've updated the app and you're back to level 1
Some people who recently updated Pokmon GO have noticed that they are new to level 1. If you have the same problem, sign out of the app. Tap the Pok Ball to access the Settings menu, scroll down and tap Sign out. Come back in.
Pokmon GO eats the battery
Pokmon GO is a fairly demanding game. Data and GPS must be on, the screen is on continuously, and you will also be using the camera view during playback. So it's not surprising to see so many people complaining about how Pokmon GO eats its battery. There are several things to do:
- Open Pokmon GO and tap Poke Ball to access the settings. Press battery saver.
- If several applications are running in the background and you do not need them at the moment, close them.
- Turn off music, sound, and other effects. Also, turn off the vibration.
Pokmon GO trainer does not move
If the trainer does not move, first try to access the menu by tapping the Poke Ball. If the menu cannot be opened, it means that the application has crashed. You will have to restart the game.
- Android – tap the Recent apps icon, find the app, and then tap X to close the app.
- iPhone – double tap the Home button to get an overview of the apps you've used. Swipe left or right and once you find a Pokmon, swipe it up to close it.
Pokmon eggs won't close
If your egg does not close, you need to make sure you have traveled a certain distance (make sure the app is open while you are walking). You can see 3 / 3km, but once you click on luf, you may notice 2.99 / 3km. Walk a little more and the egg should close.
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You don't see Pokmon around
If you can't find Pokmon around, it may be because the app hangs in the background. If so, you will not see either Pokmon or Pokstops. Once you restart the app, Pokmon and Pokstops should appear again.
The other reason why you don't see Pokmon in the vicinity may be because you are currently in the quiet region. You will find Pokmon when you move in very frequented areas.
To attract more Pokmon, you can use the Incense and decoy module. Incense and lure modules can be purchased in the store, but you can also get them as you progress. The incense lasts half an hour. The Lure module will attract Pokmon to Pokstops.
Make sure you have the latest version of the app.
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Pokmon GO Purchased items do not appear.
By playing the game, you will earn the coins that you can use to buy various items. If you don't see the items you've purchased, sign out of the game (tap Poke Ball at the bottom to access the menu, then tap Sign Out), then sign in again. This should solve the problem. If this does not happen, restart your device.