Last updated on March 5th, 2018 at 12:09 pm
WeChat nearby feature is one of the most problematic feature of the application and it doesn’t work properly on some phones and networks. Some people don’t see anyone on this feature and won’t able to talk to random strangers. However if this feature doesn’t work at all on your device, you can click here to resolve the problem. If the feature works however you can’t see anyone, you can check some solutions on here. You will able to fix it through a few steps and ways. This problem may occur because of a few things. Your network service, your phone settings, account issues and problems with location data. Let us tell you how to fix these problems on this page.
Can’t See People Nearby on WeChat
You should do the following:
1-) Try change your internet connection. If you are using Wi-Fi try to connect through your GSM Service. If you have already connected to internet through GSM service, try connect with your Wi-Fi.
2-) You will need a to have a WeChat alias in your phone to use nearby chat feature. If you didn’t set one yet, you will need to set it from options of the application. The feature will start to work some time later.
3-) You will need to enable your GPS location in your Android and iPhone Devices. If you don’t know how to do that, you should do the following steps:
- Go to settings of your phone or tablet.
- Tap on Location services.
- Toggle on or off the location services.
- Click on settings icon.
- Tap on Privacy from the options.
- Tap on “Location Services”.
- Enable your GPS service for apps.
4-) If you couldn’t still fix the problem please click here to contact WeChat support.