Snapchat My Eyes Only | How to Set-Up

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Snapchat my eyes only is a secret vault on the Snapchat app where you can upload your media contents to hide them. Basically, you can move snaps (pictures or videos) from memories to this section and lock them up.

The passcode ensures that only you can access the “My Eyes Only” section in case someone else had access to your device.

Snapchat My Eyes Only

How to Set Up My Eyes Only

This guide applies to both Android and iPhone users. Ensure your Snapchat app is up to date.

  • Open the Snapchat app, and tap on the “Photo” icon to the left of the camera icon in the middle.
  • The “Memories” section will come up.
  • Check out the tabs below the search bar. Select “My Eyes Only”.
  • Now tap on “Quick Setup”.
  • Create a passcode or passphrase to secure and access your new Snapchat vault.
  • Review the menu that comes up next and tap on “Continue”>”Finish” to complete the set-up.

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Move Snaps From Memories to My Eyes Only

Now you’ve got a vault, it’s time to secure the valuables. The Good thing about the feature is you can move about anything media on your device to it. Pictures and videos in Memories and Camera roll or gallery can be moved to My Eyes Only on Snapchat.

The downside of course is if you do forget the passcode, everything will be wiped. This is further explained in the next heading.

  • Open Snapchat and Navigate to the Memories section.
  • Tap the checkmark button at the top of the page.
  • Select the snaps and stories you wish to move.
  • Hit on the padlock icon at the bottom of the options provided and when prompted select “Move”.
  • Enter your passcode if prompted.

Change Passcode or Passphrase – Forgot My Passcode or Passphrase

To change your passcode or passphrase; Get to the memories section on Snapchat and swipe left till you get to the “My Eyes Only” tab. Tap “Options” at the bottom then “Change Passcode”.

Enter your current passcode or passphrase, subsequently the new one, and hit on “Next”. Continue and Finish up the process to save the new setting.

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Forgot Passcode or Passphrase

Snapchat warns that their team cannot help you recover your media in My Eyes only given this scenario. Although you can reset the password everything will be deleted; tight security policy to ensure no one’s trying to play any tricks.

  • Navigate to the “My Eyes Only” tab on Snapchat.
  • Tap on “Options” at the bottom.
  • Select “Forgot Passcode”.
  • Now, enter your Snapchat account password.
  • Hit on the “Next” button.
  • Click on “Continue” to confirm the process and create a new passcode or passphrase to finish up.