Snapchat has actually become part and parcel of our lives. Whether it be a family function or an adventurous trip, not to share a Snapchat story among friends seems to be a serious crime now-a-days. Also, some stories leaves an everlasting impression on us, but unfortunately just like everything, Snapchat stories too have an expiry period. So why not save those Snapchat stories and watch them at our convenience. Isn’t a great idea?
As of now, there’s no official way to save Snapchat story without notifying them but there’s a nifty workaround which I’ll explain in this article. Hold your breath and enjoy the ride as today on GizmoStorm, lets see how to download snapchat stories without much hassle.
Pre-requisite Before You Save Someone’s Snapchat Story :
- This guide will work for both Android and iPhone.
- In the entire process, you’ll also need a Windows PC or Mac for saving Snapchat Stories on iPhone. For Android, just relax.
In case you have an iPhone and a Mac, things are like cakewalk. But if you have some other combination like ‘iPhone and Windows PC’, you have to put in some more efforts. Don’t worry, I’ll guide you in the entire process.
For iPhone users, first and foremost thing you have to do is, try this Record Gameplay Video On iPhone Without Jailbreak and check if AirShou iOs screen recorder is working for you. It’s a tricky procedure, it might or might not work but if it does, then there would be no need of PC or Mac. You can easily save Snapchat stories on the go.
How To Download Someone’s Snapchat Stories On iPhone :
Case I : To Download Someone’s Snapchat Story On iPhone With Mac
Step 1 : If AirShou didn’t work and you have a Mac, you need not worry as things are pretty easy for you. Firstly, connect your iPhone with Mac and launch QuickTime player.
Please Note : You might need to trust your Mac in order to connect it with iPhone. Here’s link from Apple on how to trust your Mac.
Step 2 : From QuickTime Menubar, select File -> New Movie Recording or you can also use the keyboard shortcut Option+Command+N in order to record Snapchat Stories.
Step 3 : QuickTime by default will launch your FaceTime HD Camera. We don’t want Mac Camera recording, so simply ignore it and click on downward facing arrow. From there select your iPhone name and your mac will mirror iPhone’s screen.
Step 4 : On iPhone, launch Snapchat and the same thing you’ll see on your Mac.
Step 5 : Swipe left on Snapchat window and you’ll see all the stories there. Before launching the story you want to save, just tap on QuickTime record button on your Mac and subsequently launch Snapchat story.
Step 6 : By this way, you can easily Save Snapchat Stories on iPhone without much effort.
Case II : To Save Someone’s Snapchat Story On iPhone With Windows
For iPhone and Windows also we are going to record iPhone screen on Windows PC. Unfortunately, unlike how well iPhone and Mac coordinates with the help of QuickTime player, there’s no such inbuilt app on Windows PC. We’ll make use of 3rd party free iPhone screen recorder to download Snapchat story on iPhone with Windows PC.
See Also : How To Save Someone’s Instagram Story
I have already covered an article on How To Mirror and record iPhone Screen To PC For Free. Follow the same guide and in the end you’ll be able to Save Someone’s Snapchat Story Without Notifying Them.
How To Save Someone’s Snapchat Story On Android :
Step 1 : Head over to Google Play Store, search for AZ Screen Recorder and install it. For your convenience, I am adding the direct link to AZ Screen recorder on Play Store.
Step 2 : Now launch Snapchat, swipe left on Snapchat screen which will guide you to the Stories page. Allow Snapchat to load the entire story you want to save. Do not open the story until mentioned.
Step 3 : Once story is done loading, press home button. This will put Snapchat in background without exiting it. Subsequently launch AZ screen recorder and tap on Record.
Step 4 : Once again launch Snapchat, open the story and AZ screen recorder will record it.
This is how you can easily download Snapchat Stories on Android.
That’s it! No matter you have an Android or iPhone. These are the best unofficial workarounds to Save Snapchat Stories without letting them know. In case of any queries or doubts, comment down below and I’ll get back to you asap.