One of the latest features on Snapchat that has caught my attention is the Snapchat AI. While it can be quite fascinating to see how this artificial intelligence analyzes and interprets our snaps, many users might not feel comfortable with the idea of their photos being analyzed by a machine. If you’re like me and want to get rid of the Snapchat AI, keep reading! I’ll guide you through the process step by step.
Step 1: Update your Snapchat App
The first step to disabling the Snapchat AI is to make sure that you have the latest version of the app installed on your device. Snapchat frequently releases updates that include bug fixes and new features, so it’s important to have the most up-to-date version.
Step 2: Accessing the Settings
Once you have the latest version of Snapchat installed, open the app and tap on your profile icon at the top-left corner of the screen. From there, tap on the gear icon to access the settings.
Step 3: Privacy Settings
In the settings menu, scroll down and tap on “Privacy” to access the privacy settings.
Step 4: Manage Preferences
Under the “Who Can…” section, tap on “View my Story” to manage who can see your snaps. By default, your snaps are viewable by all your friends, but you can change this setting to “Custom” and select specific friends who can view your snaps.
Additionally, you can also control who can send you snaps and who can see your location. Adjust these settings according to your personal preferences.
Step 5: Disable Snap Map
The Snapchat AI also powers the Snap Map feature, which shows your location to your friends on a map. If you want to disable this feature, go back to the settings menu and tap on “See My Location.” From there, you can either choose to enable Ghost Mode, which hides your location from all your friends, or select specific friends who can see your location.
Step 6: Clear Conversations
If you want to make sure that any previously analyzed snaps are removed from Snapchat’s servers, you can clear your conversations. To do this, go back to the settings menu and tap on “Clear Conversations.” This will remove all your saved chats and snaps.
Step 7: Opt Out of Analytics
To further minimize the use of the Snapchat AI, you can opt out of analytics. In the settings menu, scroll down and tap on “Data” and then on “Manage Preferences.” From there, you can toggle off the “Send Snaps Data” option.
By following these steps, you can take control of your Snapchat privacy and minimize the use of the Snapchat AI. Remember, it’s important to regularly review and adjust your privacy settings to ensure that you feel comfortable with the way your data is being handled.
The Snapchat AI can be a powerful tool, but not everyone wants their snaps analyzed by a machine. By updating your app, accessing the settings, and adjusting your privacy preferences, you can get rid of the Snapchat AI and regain control over your privacy. Remember to regularly review and adjust your settings to stay on top of any changes or new features. Happy snapping!