Snapchat provides the highest level of privacy protection to its users. Although the app auto-deletes snaps and chats, it keeps a record of all your snaps, chats and searches in Recents in your Snapchat account.
Although having all your chat activity can be useful to find a conversation with a particular person, sometimes it can be inconvenient, particularly if you tend to chat with many people or search for other users on Snapchat.
Maybe you don’t want someone to see that you’ve been chatting with someone. Even worse, we all know it can be really awkward if someone sees themselves in your search history, right?
So, if you are looking for a way to clear Recents on Snapchat - rejoice!
This blog post will explain how to clear your chat and search history with just a few taps and wipe the slate clean.
Recents is a list of all your Snapchat activity from search, to snaps and chats. But you can delete your conversations, search history, scan history, etc.
Clearing Recents on Snapchat involves deleting all your chat history. The steps are the same for both iPhone and Android. To do this:
To clear your search history on Snapchat:
If you want to go a step forward, you can also clear your scan history, voice scan history, cameos selfies and cache.
To clear all the above:
Note: Keep in mind that when you delete conversations and search history, there’s no way to get them back. There is a way to recover them, but you would need to submit a request to get a copy of your data to Snapchat My Data Page, just like retrieving deleted Memories.
Best friends on Snapchat are people you interact with most. Users that are your best friends are marked with a yellow heart emoji.
However, you can’t directly delete people from best friends on Snapchat. But some workarounds can help Snapchat recognize you are no longer best friends with them:
You can also delete the individual conversation with them and from your search history.
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