Hidden City®: Hidden Object Adventure

Question: I've launched the game and Harvest Festival Totem has locked up, what should I do?

Answer: We have prepared another fix for this problem. Please follow the steps below:
• Launch the game with your Wi-Fi on.
•The totem might still be locked. 
•Restart your game:
- Press Home button twice and all multitasking apps will appear
- Swipe up the app you want to remove from running in the background
- Press Home button again to go back to the home page and launch the application.

 

Question: I've started the new Where Wishes Lead event and Harvest Festival with Autumn Inventory have vanished. What should I do?

Answer: Our Technical Team is currently working on isolating the problem and fixing it. We would appreciate some additional information to speed up the fix. Please contact our Support Team at support@g5e.com and provide the detailed description of your issues including details below:
• Your G5 Friends Player Login
• The email address associated with your G5 Friends profile
• The level you've reached in the game
• Your IDFA number.
Here’s how to find your IDFA:
• Launch the game on your device.
• Wait for the page with our games to appear.
• Tap the hidden button in the upper left hand corner on our “Continue to Game” screen and an automatically created letter form will appear.
• Your DI / IDFA will be indicated at the bottom of this letter.
• Simply tap Send and your DI / IDFA information will be sent to us; you don’t need to do anything else.
• Or you can simply copy the DI / IDFA from the form and send it in your reply to this email.

 

Question: My rank in the Crystals mini-game was reset after the 1.16.1600 update. What should I do?

Answer:
You rank wasn't reset, you are simply playing in the new “Lower the Item” bonus mode we have launched in the game. While playing in this mode you can collect magical items that you can exchange for rare boosts in the Merchant’s Shop. This mode is available when you have a special "Magic Pumpkins" quest and it lasts for 24 hours. Your previously achieved progress in the Crystals mini-game returns back when a special "Magic Pumpkins" quest expires.

 

Question: After the end of the Ghostly Dance Event, the monsters displayed have the appearance of the standard monsters but the weapons required are those from the special event. What should I do?

Answer: We are happy to inform you that our Technical Team fixed this issue in the latest 1.16.1600 game version, which is now available for download at your app store. Please make sure to download the update in order to apply the fix to your app.

 

Question: After 1.15.1500 update the progress of my Totems went down. What should I do?

Response: Our Technical Team has isolated the cause of this problem and fixed it. To apply the fix to your game, make sure you have a stable Internet connection and launch the app. 

 

Question: Since 1.15.1500 update the number of the energy points required to play the Pier location has been constantly changing. What should I do?

Response: Our Technical team has corrected the number of energy points required to research the Pier location. Please make sure you have a stable Internet connection and launch the app to apply the fix to your game.

 

Question: Ever since the latest 1.15.1500 update my game has been crashing during the download or after clicking on the "Continue to game" button. What should I do?

Response: Our Technical Team is aware of the issue and they are currently investigating the cause of it. We would appreciate your help, please contact our Support Team at support@g5e.com and specify the following information:
• Your G5 Friends Profile Login
• The email address associated with your G5 Friends profile
• The level you've reached in the game
• Your IDFA number.

 

Question: My progress was set back along with the collection items and inventory. What should I do?

Answer: Please provide the following details to our Support Team at support@g5e.com:
• Specify your G5 Friends Profile Login 
• The email address associated with your G5 Friends profile 
• The level you've reached in the game

After getting this information, it may take us up to several business days to investigate this issue and restore your game progress. While we are devising a solution, please avoid launching the game until you get further notice from us.

 

Question: I updated my game and when I tap on any location, I receive the error message “Content is in download queue!”. The quests’ icons are shown as chests, and I can see only monsters’ silhouettes instead of the monsters’ full image.

Answer: Please try to free about 3 GB storage on your device and close all running applications. Please wait some time for the game content to be completely downloaded and all icons/ images to be displayed correctly. Make sure that your internet connection is stable and restart the game to ensure its correct operation. As for restarting the game, please follow the next steps:
• Press Home button twice and all multitasking apps will appear 
• Swipe up the app you want to remove from running in the background 
• Press Home button again to go back to the desktop and launch the application.

 

Question: Since the 1.13.1302 update, the game crashes when I try to enter certain locations. What should I do?

Answer: Our Technical Team is currently working on isolating the problem and fixing it. We would appreciate some additional information to speed up the fix. Please contact our Support Team at support@g5e.com and provide the detail description of your issues including details below:
• Your G5 Friends Profile Login
• The email address associated with your G5 Friends profile
• The level you've reached in the game
• Your IDFA number.

Here’s how to find your IDFA:
∙ Launch the game on your device.
∙ Wait for the page with our games to appear.
∙ Tap the hidden button in the upper left hand corner on our “Continue to Game” screen and an automatically created letter form will appear.
∙ Your DI / IDFA will be indicated at the bottom of this letter.
∙ Simply tap Send and your DI / IDFA information will be sent to us; you don’t need to do anything else.
∙ Or you can simply copy the DI / IDFA from the form and send it in your reply to this email.

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

   

Question: I did not receive the purchase in the game. What should I do?

Answer: We are sorry for the inconveniences caused. Please provide us with the details below at support@g5e.com, so we could resolve your issue:
• Purchase receipt
• Your G5 Player Login.
• Your device model and number of OS version.
• Your DI number.
Here’s how to find your DI number:
∙ Launch the game on your device.
∙ Wait for the page with our games to appear.
∙ Tap the hidden button in the upper left hand corner on our “Continue to Game” screen and an automatically created letter form will appear.
∙ Your DI will be indicated at the bottom of this letter.
∙ Simply tap Send and your DI information will be sent to us; you don’t need to do anything else.
∙ Or you can simply copy the DI number from the form and send it in your reply to this email.

Your time and assistance is greatly appreciated.

 
 

Question: I want to complete the quest and when I tap on “Show me” button, the error message “This content is not yet available for download” appears on the game screen.

Answer: In order to eliminate the error message and proceed with the quest, please restart the application. Please note that you need to have a stable internet connection while restarting the app.

As for restarting the game, please follow the next steps:
• Press Home button twice and all multitasking apps will appear 
• Swipe up the app you want to remove from running in the background 
• Press Home button again to go back to the desktop and launch the application.

 

Question: How can I request a refund for the purchase I didn’t receive?

Answer: You can request a refund for your purchase in the following way:

• Locate the receipt for the purchase in question (it was automatically sent to your e-mail address associated with your iTunes account)
• Tap on the  “Report a Problem” link in the receipt.

Or you can do it following the next steps:
• Start iTunes on a Mac or a PC and open the Store
• Then click “Account” in the Quick Links section
• Log into your account if necessary
• Scroll down through the Purchase History
• Click on the arrow icon to the left of the purchased item
• On the next screen, click the “Report a Problem” button at the bottom
• Then click on the “Report a Problem” link where the purchase in question appears
• An online form will open in your default browser
• Choose the reason for the refund and press the “Submit” button.

 

Question: I have already played this game on my previous device and now I’ve got a new one. How can I transfer the game progress I’ve already made to it?

Answer: In order to restore your game progress, please log into your G5 friends account. You can do it in the following way:
• In the game please tap the 'Friends' icon in the bottom of the screen.
• In a new window tap 'My Profile' in the very bottom of the screen. 
• Tap 'Change Player' link under the avatar.
• In a new window log in with your nickname and password you used in your old game.

  

Question: I want to listen to my own music during play on my iPhone. What should I do in this case?

Answer: You can do it in the following way:
• On the Home screen, locate and tap the icon “Music”.
• Choose the preferable music track.
• Press the Home button.
• On the Home screen, tap on G5’s game you would like to play.

 
Question: I want to listen to my own music during play on my iPod Touch. What should I do in this case?

Answer: You can do it in the following way:
•On the Home screen, locate and tap the icon “Music”.
•Choose the preferable music track.
•Press the Home button.
•On the Home screen, tap on G5’s game you would like to play.

 
Question: I am experiencing some problems with the game. Should I reinstall it?

Answer: If the game has some issues, please contact G5 Support Team and one of our representatives will get back to you as soon as possible.

  
 
Question: I want to switch to another language in the game on my iPhone/iPod Touch. How can I do it?

Answer:  You can do it in the following way:

  1. On the Home screen, locate and tap the icon with an image of a gear (“Settings”).
  2. The Settings screen will appear. In the menu at the bottom you will see a subsection with the settings of the apps installed on your device. Tap on G5’s game which language you would like to change.
  3. On the right side select the option “Language”.
  4. On the next screen, select the language that you want the game to use. The option “Auto” is selected by default and makes the game use the system language set on your device.
 
 
Question: I cannot download the game I purchased from my iPhone/iPod Touch. It keeps me waiting for a long, but without any result. What should I do in this case?

Answer: Sometimes it takes longer than usually for the game to be downloaded, so you need to wait for a while. You can also try to restart iTunes or reinstall the application using your PC. You can reinstall the application in the following way:

  1. Start iTunes.
  2. Go to iTunes Store.
  3. Sign in with the same account you used to purchase the game.
  4. Find the game page in iTunes, press “Buy”. If you purchased this game previously, iTunes knows it and will offer you to re-download the game for free.
  5. Press “Yes”, download will start.
  6. Sync once the game is downloaded.
In case you still cannot download the application, you need to contact Apple Support (http://www.apple.com/support/) as the problem is not likely caused by the application and should be forwarded to the App Store Support which is in charge of suchlike issues.
 
 
Question: The game doesn’t run after installation or shuts down during play. What am I to do?

Answer: To ensure optimal performance of the game, it is recommended that you restart your device after installing a new application. To restart your device, press and hold both Home and Power buttons for about 10 seconds until the device restarts.

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