How To View Someone’s Snapchat Story Without Them Knowing

How To View Someone’s Snapchat Story Without Them Knowing

Sometimes it’s just fun to view someone’s Snapchat story anonymously. The platform gained huge popularity soon after its launch and was power-packed with amazing features since its release. One of the best benefits of Snapchat is that it does not allow anyone to screenshot or view your snap without your knowledge.

Any snap you post on Snapchat is available for 24 hours after which it gets disappeared automatically, and you will be notified whosoever has seen your snap-in those 24 hours.

We all know it feels good if you have a lot of viewers on your snap, but sometimes it’s good to view someone’s Snapchat story without them knowing. While there is no direct way to do this, but there are certain tricks that will do the work. While you may see ample articles on the web that describes the same but many of them fails at quoting the proper steps.

In this article, we have tried our best to put down the correct steps to view someone’s Snapchat story Without Them Knowing.

Also Read: How to use two Snapchat Account on One Phone

Let’s see how we can achieve that:


How To View Someone’s Snapchat Story Anonymously

Note: At Tweak Library, we do not promote to intrude someone’s privacy. Whatever steps you take will be at your own risk!

1. Making Use Of The Airplane Mode:

Let’s see how we can view someone’s Snapchat story anonymously by using the Airplane mode:

  • Launch the Snapchat app on your smartphone and log into it.
  • From the bottom-right corner of the screen click on Stories icon.

click on Stories icon

  • Once you are on the Stories page, refresh it to make sure all the Snapchat stories are fully loaded.

Refresh Story Page

  • After all the stories are set to be viewed, close Snapchat app completely.
  • Now turn on the Airplane mode to turn off both the mobile data and Wi-Fi.

Turn On Airplane Mode

  • Reopen Snapchat app and browse to the stories section in order to view someone’s Snapchat stories without them knowing.
  • Once you have finished viewing the stories, make sure you clear the cache of the Snapchat app.
  • After you have deleted the cache, you can turn-off the Airplane mode.

That was all. By turning on the airplane mode it gets easy to view someone’s Snapchat story anonymously.

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2. Create Another Snapchat Account:

Another easy workaround is to create a secondary account that does not show any of your personal information. When you are logged in through the secondary account, you can easily view someone’s Snapchat story without them knowing as no personal information is revealed. The only hurdle is convincing the other person to accept your friend request.

3. Use Your Friends Snapchat Account to View Snapchat Story

In case you want to view someone’s Snapchat story without them knowing and cannot find how to do this, one thing you can try out is to convenience your another friend to lend her/his phone so that you can use their Snapchat account to view someone’s Snapchat story anonymously.


While Snapchat is amongst the most used Social media platforms and has a huge userbase, there are times when you like doing some funny things not letting your friends know about it. If you also want to know how to view someone’s Snapchat story without them knowing, read this complete guide.

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That wraps up this guide, covering lots of great tips on using Snapchat stories, namely how you can view a Snapchat story without letting anyone know you’ve seen their story.

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