If something looks wrong, try force quitting the Grindr app to reset your connection.
Force Close (Apple iOS)
- View your open apps: Double-click the Home button to see your most recently used apps.
- Find the Grindr app: Swipe right or left to find Grindr.
- Swipe up to close: Swipe up on the app's preview to close the app.
On an iPhone X or later or iPad with iOS 12 follow Apple's instructions here.
Force Stop (Android)
- Open your device Settings
- Tap on Application Manager
- Select Grindr
- Tap on Force Stop
- Open Grindr again