How to See Snap History: A Step-by-Step Guide

Part 1: How to See Snapchat Conversation History open Snapchat. Go to the "Chat" page by swiping right. ... Chick your chat with a specific person. To view a conversation with a friend, tap on their name. Scroll to the top and see the saved messages. Messages that have been saved will have a gray outline around them.

Snapchat is undoubtedly one of the most popular social media apps out there, especially among younger generations. While many people may assume that Snapchat doesn’t store any data about their activity on the app, that’s actually not the case. Fortunately, if you’re curious about your own Snapchat history, you can easily download a copy of it. In this post, we’ll show you how to do just that.

To start, open your computer’s web browser and go to From there, log in to your account and select “My Data”. Scroll down and click “Submit Request”. Snapchat will then send an email to the email address connected to your account with a link to download your data.

Click the link within the email to go to the download page. Here, you’ll see a link near the top to download a zipped folder containing your data. Once the download is complete, click “Download” at the bottom of your browser window to open the folder.

Within the folder, you’ll find an HTML subfolder. Open this subfolder and click on the file for the type of data you’d like to view. You can see your chat history, snap history, and more. Everything is listed alphabetically, so it’s easy to find what you’re looking for.

When you open one of these files, you’ll see a page with all of your relevant data. For example, when looking at your snap history, you’ll be able to see who you sent a snap to or received one from, the type of snap, and the date and time. It’s important to note that this will not allow you to view any pictures or videos you sent or received.

Take some time to look through these files to see more about your recent activity on Snapchat. It’s always good to know what information is being stored about you on various platforms.

That’s all it takes to view your Snapchat history! We hope you found this guide helpful. For more tech tutorials and resources, be sure to check out


Can I see snaps I've sent?
Unfortunately, there is no way to view an unsaved Snapchat message after sending it, save asking the person to whom you sent the snap to screenshot it. If you're interested in seeing the number of snaps you've sent, you can do so from within Snapchat's settings.
Is Snapchat history saved?
Memories keeps the Snaps and Stories you save, so you can look back on them at anytime! Memories are backed up by Snapchat. If you delete a Snap from your Memories, Snapchat servers are designed to erase that Snap as soon as possible.