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How To Download Snapchat Data (Entire History!)

Snapchat data downloads in about 6 hours depending on the information you want. These include your snap memories, personal data, orders, account history, and other media. Snapchat is a social media platform commonly used to take beautiful photos with filters, share photos, share snaps, post stories, make new friends, chat, and get the latest social news. If you don't have a Snapchat account you are missing out.

The use of bitmoji avatar profile pictures makes it more interesting to use the platform. There are also emojis and interactive bitmojis that spice up the conversation. You get to choose your fashion style, use your bitmoji face, change your posture, and much more.

The fact that when a screenshot is taken, the other party is notified is a great thing to ensure that no one uses your private chat for their advantage. Recently, there was added a personal AI that acts as a personal assistant to the user. If you have used Snapchat for a while, it might be high time to download the data.

How To Download Your Data.

While creating an account you just need to provide your phone number, email address, and username. Then you must finish your profile by providing your birthdate, location, and other important details. After a while, if you would want to access the data, this is how you can do it.

Step 1: Log in to your Snapchat account

Step 2:Select your avatar/profile pic at the top left. On the next page, click on the “gear” icon which represents settings.

Step 3:Scroll down till you find “account actions”. Choose “my data”. You will be required to log in again to be able to see all your data. Alternatively, you can just go to the Snapchat accounts website.

account actions

Step 4: Choose the data you want to download. They include user information, chat history, spotlight, shopping, support history, ranking and location, memories, and other media. Once done, click “next”.

Choose the data

Step 5: On the next page, you will need to choose the data range (time duration) and choose the email address to send the data. Proceed on to click “submit”. The processing will begin.


Step 6: You will get a link directing to the download in your email address. The “my data will come in the form of a zipped folder. Unzip and access the data you need.

As easy as that!

FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Is my data safe on Snapchat?

Well, Snapchat is quite strict with private information. Therefore, you are assured that your private data can only be accessed by you. Not unless you give someone else access to your device.

Q. What information is available on Snapchat?

Essential information that is readily available includes your name, username, bitmoji, memories, snap code, orders, and much more. Additionally, the kind of information they collect and retain changes over time.

Q. How long does it take for the Snapchat download to finish?

It may take about 6 hours to complete, therefore you will need to be patient. Since the data will include login history, saved chats, friendslist, account name changes, locations, bitmojis, user profiles, memories, history, and interests. You'll get the download in the form of a zipped file

Q. How can you access the downloaded Snapchat data?

Once the data has been downloaded, a link will be sent to your email. Download the zipped folder from there. Proceed on to extract the zipped folder, and browse through the extracted folder to get access to all the downloaded media.

Get Your Snapchat Data in Real Time

If you regularly use Snapchat, then you can download your data regularly to always be up-to-date with what you are sharing with your friends on the app. It is an interactive app and you will always enjoy using it.

Luckily, it is also a safe app, and you are assured that your data can't be accessed by just anyone. Unless you give access to a third party or anyone else. Therefore, snap with your friends without any kind of hesitation.

Snapchat can be used by all ages depending on what you are using it for.  Also, it has a strict privacy policy and allows reporting of certain users who defile the app regulations.