[2024] Safe Ways to Screenshot Snapchat without Them Knowing

Jenefey Aaron Jenefey Aaron
Sep 15, 2021 (Updated: Oct 31, 2022)Filed to: Screenshot

Here are 4 efficient ways to take Snapchat screenshots without others knowing:

  • AnyRec Screen Recorder: Capture your iPhone/Android Snapchat screen on computer without notifications.
  • Simply use another phone or camera to take picture of your mobile screen with Snapchat.
  • Use Google Assistant to capture all Android screen quickly without others knowing.
  • Mirror You screen on other devices and capture Snapchat even without an Snapchat app.
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How to take screenshots on Snapchat with them knowing? You may want to save those memorable photos, important chats, funny conversations, and many other things on your phone forever. However, when you screenshot within the Snapchat app, Snapchat will send a notification saying, “[Your name] took a screenshot!”, which is said to protect others’ privacy. So, what you can do to screenshot Snapchat stories and messages without them knowing? Here're your best 4 solutions.

Not Suggested Ways – Will Detect Your Snapchat Screenshot

The Snapchat screenshot notification is embarrassing. People use many tricks to get rid of the Snapchat screenshot symbol. As time goes by, some methods do not work.

1. Turn on airplane mode. Don't do that. The Snapchat screenshot delay method does not work anymore. Snapchat will detect and notify them about screenshot on the Snapchat app. It is not safe to use the screenshot Snapchat story airplane mode on iOS 15/14/13/12/11 and earlier.

2. Clear phone cache. According to my test, the screenshot Snapchat notification will still be sent to the other person. So, you had better not secretly screenshot on Snapchat in this way.

3. Log out the Snapchat app. Not work. In the past, you can disconnect Wi-Fi or mobile data to take a picture on Snapchat secretly. However, when you reconnect to Wi-Fi and open Snapchat, the other person can still know it.

If you cannot take the risk of being notified about your secret Snapchat screenshot, you need to forget the above old tricks. The following methods are useful to take a Snapchat screenshot without them knowing in 2024. So you can screenshot Snapchat nudes and others secretly and safely.

Best Way to Secretly Screenshot Snapchat on All Devices

Although AnyRec Screen Recorder is a desktop tool, it provides a powerful phone recorder to mirror and screenshot Snapchat without notifications. Unlike the fixed full screen on your mobile, you can even adjust the capture area to full screen, a certain window, or a custom region. What's more, you can change the quality and image format according to your need.

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AnyRec Screen Recorder

Secretly screenshot Snapchat on Windows PC and Mac in any region.

Add text, line, arrow, shape, and other annotations on your Snapchat screenshot.

Save a captured Snapchat screenshot JPG, JPEG, PNG, BMP, TIFF, or GIF format.

Share your Snapchat screenshot to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and more.

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Step 1.Free download and launch AnyRec Screen Recorder on Windows/Mac. After that, click the "Phone" button on the main interface and choose iOS or Android according to your need

Choose Phone System

Step 2.For Android users, you need to download the "Fonelab Mirror" by following the guides; for iPhone users, you just need to tap the "Screen Mirror" button from the control panel. Please make sure your mobile and computer are connected to the same Wi-Fi.

iOS Screen Mirror

Step 3.Once done, click the "REC" button to start recording your mobiel. And during the process, you can freely take screenshots on Snapchat without them knowing.

Screenshot on Snapchat without Them Knowing via Another Phone

Although there are many third-party Snapchat screenshot apps, the safest way to screenshot Snapchat without notification is using another phone. You just need to prepare one more phone to take a photo of your Snapchat screen. It does not matter you use an iPhone, iPad, Android, camera, or something else to take a Snapchat screenshot on iPhone. The most important thing is that you can screenshot Snapchat story and messages without them knowing on iPhone all the time.

Screenshot Snapchat iPhone Camera

Use Google Assistant to Screenshot Snapchat on Android

For Android 11 and later users, you can go to use AZ Screen Recorder, Screen Master, Screenshot Touch, and more tools. But Google Assistant is the safest and quickest one to take a Snapchat screenshot without notification. You can even tell it to take a screenshot without any operations. Just go to the Snapchat apk, find the Snapchat image you want to capture, and then ask Google Assistant to take a Snapchat screenshot on Android. Later, you can send the Android Snapchat screenshot by email to yourself or others.

Screenshot Snapchat Google Assistant

Screen Mirror Android/iPhone Screen to Other Devices

How about taking Snapchat screenshots without the Snapchat app? You can achieve it by screen mirroring your mobile with Snapchat to another device. In this way, you don't need to worry about the Snapchat notification, since the mobile with Snapchat won't take screenshots.

For Android users, you may need to download screen mirror apps like Google Home, AirDroid Cast, AnyRec Phone Mirror, and more. Then, you need to follow the guideline to mirror your Android screen to another device. Please make sure there is a snapshot tool on another device.

For iPhone users, it's much easier. Since iPhone provides a built-in AirPlay to mirror your Snapchat screen to other devices easily. Just pull down you control panel and tap the "Screen Mirror" button.

Mirror iPhone Screen

FAQs of Secretly Screenshot Snapchat


Snapchat notifies the sender when his or her image is screenshotted by the receiver. If you want to take a Snapchat screenshot secretly, you can do as the following steps show. These are workable ways to screenshot Snapchat stories and messages without getting caught. At present, there is no way to delete Snapchat screenshot notification. You need to do some tricks to screenshot on Snapchat without others knowing. A Snapchat screenshot app or another phone is a good method.

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