How to tell if someone took a screenshot on Snapchat

How to tell if someone took a screenshot on Snapchat
How to tell if someone took a screenshot on Snapchat
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On Snapchat, you can see if a friend has taken a screenshot of one of the snaps you sent.

Steps

Tell if Your Snapchat Was Screenshotted Step 1

Step 1. See if you have a notification

If you've enabled Snapchat notifications, you'll see the text "(Friend) took a screenshot!" Appear on your phone's lock screen when someone takes a screenshot of your snap.

If you haven't enabled notifications, you can check it yourself in the app

Tell if Your Snapchat Was Screenshotted Step 2

Step 2. Open the Snapchat app

It is the silhouette of a white ghost on a yellow background.

  • If you are not logged in, press To log in and enter your username (or email address) followed by your password.
Tell if Your Snapchat Was Screenshotted Step 3

Step 3. Slide to the right

Your Chats page opens.

Tell if Your Snapchat Was Screenshotted Step 4

Step 4. Look for two arrows overlapping

The icon representing the screenshot is the outline of an arrow pointing right overlapping the outline of an arrow pointing left. This icon is to the left of the names of your contacts. You will also see the text Screen Capture appear below the icon, followed by the time (or day) the capture was taken.

  • If you've submitted your snap but it hasn't been opened, you'll see a red or purple arrow pointing to the right.
  • If you've sent your snap but your contact hasn't taken a screenshot, you'll see an outline of an arrow pointing right.
  • The arrows are red for snap screenshots without sound and purple for snap screenshots with sound.

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