Questions tagged [pokemon-go]

A 2016 location based augmented reality game for Android and iOS by Niantic. Players utilize their GPS and camera to locate, battle, capture, and train Pokemon. Use this tag for questions about the Pokemon Go app and/or Pokemon Go Plus, the Bluetooth wristband peripheral. For general Pokemon questions, please use the [pokemon-series] tag

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Does a Buddy Pokémon's mood level affect Adventure Sync?

As of the latest update to Pokémon Go, while a buddy's mood is at the highest level, the distance needed to walk before finding a candy of the buddy's species will be reduced, making it easier to find ...
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How much time is needed to get a spawn from brand new Pokestops?

I live in a rural area, a really bad place to play Pokemon Go. But recently a random level 40 guy offered to submit some new Pokestops in the nearby (post office, city hall..) and after less than a ...
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How can I turn off AR+ on Android?

I recently installed AR core to see what AR+ was like, but now will not let me turn it off. The switch in the top right is stuck. I have disabled the camera for Pokémon Go, but is annoying to have to ...
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Why did my candies disappear for no reason?

Overnight, 13 Dratini candies, representing 65 km of walking, disappeared for no reason. No Pokémon were accidentally evolved, no CP was added to Pokémon in that line of evolution. Just gone. No ...
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Squirtle vanished from my Pokemon Go list?

I know and understand that Pokemon Go has major issues right now, in regards to server overloads etc with its grand opening. However, I am currently freaking out because two of my Squirtles have ...
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Why won't Incense stop?

I used an Incense two days ago and ended up signing out during the Incense. When I signed back in the time remaining on the incense was 59:59 and started counting down. I had the purple smoke around ...
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Cannot change the order of pokemon when battling a gym

When I (Lvl 35) battle a gym (non-Raid), it won't let me change my pokemon. (I can change if it is a RAID battle for some reason.) If I do exchange even one pokemon, then the BATTLE button goes dark. ...
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Stuck on loading screen since the Buddy update

Well, since the version BEFORE the buddy version I was stuck on the loading screen. By that I mean the one with the little spinning pokeball and not the screen with a gyrados. I was able to roll back ...
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Why won't Pokemon Go let me use my old Google Play Account?

I was playing Pokemon Go just fine, but a day later it froze at the loading screen. At the time I didn't know about the airplane mode trick that would have easily let me play so I uninstalled and ...
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Why won't my 2km Egg hatch?

I have an egg which is refusing to hatch. As you can see in the image, it is at 1.99/2km: I've walked at least an extra 2km since it got to this, and restarted both the app and phone. I've searched ...
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What can affect my GPS?

I have recently started experiencing some very severe "roaming" in my Pokémon Go, over the past couple of days. At work, I like to leave my app open, as the GPS likes to "wobble" a bit (my avatar will ...
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Pokémon Go Android Google login loop issue

I was logged into my Pokémon Go account this morning when I came across a rare Pokemon and I caught it. I lLogged out of my main account, attempted to log into my other beginner account. When I ...
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Unable to login to pokemon go

I'm unable to login to my Pokemon Go account. I accidentally clicked on the logout button instead of "Retry again" and now it's just impossible to get in. I can open the app normally and put it my ...
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Pokemon GO game experience would not recover after reset

I had played Pokemon GO up to level 23. Then after my phone was reset, the game went all the way back to the beginning. I have tried the resets, reboots, sign in and sign outs multiple times. It ...
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Pokemon radar ring slow to reveal Pokemon

When hunting Pokémon with the Fam, my radar always seems to be the last to have the same Pokémon show up (usually to the rear of the radar ring). Sometimes they never show up in my game at all. It ...
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Pokemon log in situation

My son used my wife's .msn email to set up his account. It appears to be associated with the Google log in. No big deal.... My wife is trying to install Pokemon go on her phone and ALSO wants to log ...
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Pokemon Go: Everything loads except for gyms

When I try battling in a gym, it shows me the picture of the battlefield and nothing else. My connection is fine as I can walk around and catch Pokemon and go to Pokestops. Is there a fix for this?
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Pokemon Go login issue 2 accounts

my daughter and I both use my phone to play Pokemon Go. Everything was great until this morning. She literally played all day yesterday and was excited about her progress. After playing, she logs out, ...
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Signing in to Pokemon Go with Google - only gives sign UP option not sign IN

When I open the app, it normally just loads the game. Now, it is taking me to the google SIGN UP page, and does not give me the option to simply SIGN IN to my account. I do not want to make a new ...
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How to sign up with google in pokemon go?

When you go to the menu of pokemon go for the first time to create your account, it normally says "Sign up with google", then pokemon trainer club and then privacy policy, but for me there is no ...
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Pokemon go login question

I originally opened an account with a login name and password. I logged out to try and start a different account for my son. When I start the game now it only gives me the option to sign up with ...
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Pokemon go saying there's no internet connectivity while i'm on data

Pokemon go doesn't work when I'm not connected to wifi even when I'm using mobile data. It still says that there is no internet connectivity. Is there any way to fix this? I have a new phone (iphone) ...
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Pokemon Go update “isnt compatible with this device” even though it was already downloaded?

So, I downloaded Pokemon Go around July 20th iirc, and it worked more or less fine for a while. The last week or so I had been having problems opening the app while out and about. The other day when ...
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No Pokestop's, Gyms nor Pokemon appearing in a non geo-blocked region of China

I am in a non geo blocked province of China. For about two weeks I was able to see Pokestops, Gyms, and Pokemon and play the game normally but three days ago it started not loading anything on my map ...
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How is the density of spawning Pokemon in a particular area determined?

Quite simply, in Pokemon Go, how are Pokemon distributed? From my experience, they appear to be based on the trainers in the vicinity, because there are many Pokemon and trainers at my house, but in ...
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What is this warning about cheating?

In a PoGO chat group somebody shared this screenshot. He told us that he just wanted to show us that the PoGO application had a new security protocol for 3rd party applications. Is this true? Is this ...
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Eggs Will “Freeze” and not hatch

When walking around town trying to get my eggs to hatch they freeze up every time they move from a x.9 to a x.0 amount. Example: (An egg that is at a walked distance of 1.9 won't continue to count to ...
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Pokemon Go Data Lost

I broke my phone recently, and have to use my girlfriend's old Android for the time being. I installed Pokemon Go and tried using my Google account to sign in. I was level 20 and had previously bought ...
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Display pokemons on the map with delay

I'm experiencing a very frustrating problem. When I'm out to play pokemon go I have to wait (most of the time between 30 to 2 minutes) for pokemon to appear on my device. This is how it happens: I'm ...
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No candies From Eggs

So this has happened a while ago, but I watch hatching eggs, 3 eggs at the same time and then two other ones at the same time. When they hatched, I received no candies at all... I don't know if it was ...
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Pokemon GO does not work on Samsung Galaxy S3?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S3 (I9305) running Android 4.4.4. The play store claims that my device is not compatible with Pokemon GO. I checked and I know my phone has 2 GB of ram and it should be ...
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Can't Add Pokemon to Friendly Gym

I leveled a friendly gym to level 8, which in turn opened up a slot for my Pokemon. When I went to add one of my own, the "Defend" button was nowhere to be found. I looked into the gym and it did in ...
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I can't add any pokemon to gyms even when a slot is open

I went to one of my Teams gyms and there were a few slots still open so I clicked on add and I backed out real quick because I wanted to level up my Pokémon a little more. When i did i went to go put ...
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Changed email address

I'm trying to help my friend retrieve his account. His account was under an old email address that does not exist anymore. Is there anyway his account can be retrieved and update the email address? ...
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Pokemon Login keeps going back to enter age screen

I have cleared my Pokemon App cache and cleared all data, but it still keeps going back to the input screen. I have also deleted Pokemon Go several times and after inputting the age, it will allow ...
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Why can't I see any Pokemon on the map or my buddy pokemon

It's never done this before until I updated Pokemon Go. I can't see any pokemon on the map, (I can see the little rings where the Pokemon appears but can't actually see the Pokemon which prevents me ...
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Pokemon GO crashes after I tap items or try to catch a Pokemon

It appears that ever since the update to 0.33.0 I can't catch any Pokemon. When I tap on a wild Pokemon, the game crashes. It also crashes when I try to open 'Items'. In the previous version ...
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Gmail Change Account

Does anyone knows how to change the gmail account used for Pokémon Go? I created a Pokémon account with my friends gmail account. How can I change it to my own gmail account?
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Pokemon Go Google Mail Account

I accidentally logged out of Pokémon Go. Unfortunately the email address I used was disabled. When it asks me to login with my old email I get an error message about it being disabled. Is there ...
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How to get my Pokemon go account back?

I signed into Pokemon go on different devices using the same google account but in one of them it made me start all over so I used it for a while then we t back to my old device and used my normal ...
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My account dissapeard

I just updated the new version and evolved some pokemons, got to level 21 while having a lucky egg active. Lost the gps connection and had sto start over the game (as happens now and then), but now my ...
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pokemon go pokestops and gyms

so I saw some posts about this already and they have been getting closed about pokestops and gyms not showing. In my case the server is not queuing and all pokestops and gyms have been removed from my ...
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Pokemon go iOS lost account

Hi I was playing Pokemon go with my daughter we lost connection and was trying to reload the screen, my daughter clicked on log into another account by accident, I logged in using my account details ...
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Why wont Pokemon Go let me sign into another google account

I just recently got a new phone and wanted to sign into my Pokemon Go account from my old phone with my Google account, but all it does when I press sign up with google is makes me a new account. Help?...
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Cannot find my Pokémon Go account

During today's server mess, I tried to reinstall the app on my iPhone 6s. Then, when rebooting it, it had problems with the Google password and I had to reset it through Google. Now it forced me to ...
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GPS Signal not found

I'm using iPhone 6 and i have problem with Pokemon GO. I know there were other questions like this but no answers worked for me. GPS is on. I have signal Privacy / Location Services is ON (while ...
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Pokemon Go servers go down and I lose all my pokemons

This happened earlier. I guess the servers went down...or maybe I was in an area with no signal, but when I tapped on the app, it started up from the beginning (no longer showing me on the map), had ...
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Cannot log in to Pokemon GO with my Google account after updating app

Two days ago, I updated Pokemon GO to 0.37.1. Now, when I try to log in with my Google account, the game just reboots and doesn't log in. I've tried to unsync my Google account, force stop the game, ...
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I accidentally log out and now game won't log in

I accidentally logged out, and now I can't log in. I made new account and it logged in. Then I tried to login with my main account, but it just keeps trying but won't go to the loading screen and it ...
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Pokemon go, not getting the option of which google account to login on

Hi trying to transfer my lads account from my wife's iPhone to his android phone. when a do it, it just installs my pokemon account and does give the option to choose his? I've signed out of all ...