What are Kik Codes?

Kik Codes are a quick and easy way to add friends and join groups on Kik. 

To scan a friend's Kik Code:

  1. Go to your Settings
  2. Tap Your Kik Code
  3. Switch to Camera by tapping the toggle at the bottom of the screen
  4. Point your device's camera at your friend's Kik Code

To see your Kik Code:

  1. Go to your Settings
  2. Tap Your Kik Code

Groups also have Kik Codes! 

To share the Kik Code for a group:

  1. Open the group chat
  2. Tap the Group Name at the top of the chat beside the >
  3. Tap Show Kik Code
  4. Tap the Share icon in the top right corner

Tips

  • You can change the background color of your Kik Code before you share it. Just tap on your Kik Code.
  • Sharing your Kik Code on social media will make it visible to people who can see your profile on those apps/sites. To learn how to keep your account private, check out this FAQ