Send photos and videos on Kik

On Kik, you can easily send photos and videos to other Kik users in individual and group chats. Here’s how:

    1. Open the Kik app.
    2. Select a chat you would like to view from your chat list. 
    3. From the bottom menu of your chat, tap the icon.
    4. You can tap the blue Gallery icon on the bottom right-hand corner to see all photos and videos in your gallery.
    5. After selecting a photo or video, tap Send (you can also add a message to go with the content before sending).

 

You can also capture a new photo or new video to send by following these instructions:

    1. Open the Kik app.
    2. Select a chat you would like to view from your chat list. 
    3. From the bottom menu of your chat, tap the camera icon.
    4. Tap the white button to take a photo.
    5. Hold down on the white button to take a video (up to 15 seconds).
    6. Tap Send or if you would like to retake the image or video tap on the arrow in the bottom right-hand corner. 

Tips

    • Tap the screen to focus your phone’s camera.
    • Use two fingers to zoom in or zoom out for a photo or a video.
    • Add a caption directly onto a photo or video after you capture it by tapping on the photo and typing your message. You can also add a caption from a gallery photo/video after you attach it to your message.
    • Preview a photo in your gallery before you send it by tapping and holding down onto the photo to view it in full size. Tap Use to add the photo to your message.

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