How to reset Snapchat password

Find out how to reset your Snapchat password if you forgot it. You can reset Snapchat password without email by using mobile number that associated with your account.

How to reset Snapchat password

For security reason, you are advised to use a minimum of 8 characters with an alpha numeric for your Snapchat password. When the first time you made it, you may think those awesome password is very secure that no one can guess it, even yourself. Well, now that is the problem, you forgot your own password because those 8 alpha numeric character is very easily forgotten. Of course you can not write your password on a sticky note that lying around on your table.

How to reset your Snapchat password in these 2 ways

There are two ways to reset your password Snapchat. First, if you forget which email you are using to sign up on Snapchat, you can reset your password Snapchat with mobile number that associated with your Snapchat account.

Reset Snapchat password using SMS with mobile number (without email)

  • To be able to reset your Snapchat password with your mobile number, you have to a make sure that your mobile number is already set through Settings –> My Account –> Mobile Number.
  • When you forgot your password, tap ‘Forgot your password?’ on the login screen.
  • Select how you would like to reset your password, choose SMS.
  • If you still have the mobile phone number associated with your account, you will receive a verification code.
  • Enter those verification code, and tap “Continue“.
  • Next, you will be asked to create a new password, this time create the easy one that you can remember.

 

Reset Snapchat password using email (without phone number)

If you have not set your mobile number, then you can not reset your Snapchat password with your mobile number. The only option is to use the email associated with your account.

  • On the login screen, tap ‘Forgot your password?’
  • Select how you would like to reset your password, choose via email.
  • Make sure you do not forget your email as well, check your inbox, You should receive a password reset link.
  • Click the URL or copy and paste the URL into your browser.
  • Next, you will be asked to create a new password, this time create the easy one that you can remember.

 

Snapchat password requirements

Snapchat are very concerned about their users data security. Snapchat suggested to use a password that is at least 8 characters in length. Make sure the password does not contain your name, username, phone number, birthday, or other personal information because it could be used to guess your password. It is advisable to include a mix of numbers, symbols and / or capital and lowercase letters in your new password. Pro tip: use a combination of two words that easily to remember and change tho vocal letters with number.

So that’s how to reset your Snapchat password whether using email or using your mobile phone associated with your Snapchat account.

2 thoughts on “How to reset Snapchat password”

  1. I don’t have an email to my account and I got a new number can I still recover my account somehow? I have so many pics on my snap I don’t wanna lose 😩

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