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Snapchat's Snap Map

How To Disable Snapchat’s Snap Map Feature

How To Disable Snapchat’s Snap Map Feature

The new smart technologies are a king of magic; they have always astonished us by their launch. With the GPS being getting supported by almost all the social networking sites our secret locations do not remain to us only. True these sites including Snapchat’s Snap Map, always where we are. In the trend of location specific stories, it has become even more of use.

How To Turn Off  Snapchat’s Snap Map

But this time Snapchat’s Snap Map has literally freaked out people. This time it brings the magic of knowing your location in an entirely new fashion. The Snapchat’s Snap Map now traces your location and pin you as an icon representing your Bitmoji avatar on the Snap Map.

Snapchat's Snap Map
How To Disable Snapchat’s Snap Map Feature

This allows other people to know exactly where you are by zooming in on the map. It is much like Apple’s Find My Friends and like Facebook’s Live Location, but the only difference is that only you can know on Snapchat’s Snap Map.

It may sound fascinating but some people might have to worry about the all-time stalkers who can now know exactly where you are. For those who are less aware about the pros and cons of this feature, like the youngsters might stay a bit careful about this.

Snapchat’s Snap Map Shows Your Friends Location

But need not worry much as this feature is not mandatory. The easiest way to stay out of it is to not to update your application. Even if you do then, Snapchat’s Snap Map will take you around the application and tell you

Snapchat's Snap Map
How To Disable Snapchat’s Snap Map Feature

how you can use a Snap map; go through that carefully.  For opening up your Snap map you just need to open the snap camera and zoom out on the screen using your two fingers. This will open you the map.

Snapchat’s Snap Map Update You Location Every time You Open The App

You can even choose to opt out and not share your location with anybody. For this you will get three choices; the first one is all your friends (allowing all the people on your friend list to see your location details),

Snapchat's Snap Map
How To Disable Snapchat’s Snap Map Feature

second on is select friends (this will allow you to filter out which friend of yours can see your location details) and the last one is only me (this wil not share your location with anybody). For these settings, open your snap map, go to settings menu on the right side corner and decide the setting for yourself.

Enable Ghost Mode To Hide Yourself

So by choosing the last option you can maintain some privacy of your location. This can also be done by enabling the Ghost Mode under the settings option. Also, doing this will remove your Bitmoji from the Snap map and the plus point is that after all this you will be able to see others location but they will not be able to see yours. isn’t that quite interesting.

For this you just need to turn off your location data of your phone. Go to the settings option, got for location and choose never share location option and you are done! And in this manner you can turn off your Snap Map and save yourself from getting spied by someone.

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