Snapchat front flash not working: Android and iPhone

Snapchat front flash not working: Android and iPhone

This article will explain how to manage the front-facing flash feature of the Snapchat app.

How to enable the front-facing flash on Snapchat?

There are two ways to enable the front flash for Snapchat:

  • Open the Snapchat app, click on your profile picture, and tap on the Settings menu (represented by the gear icon). Next, scroll to the Additional services section and tap on Manage. Check the Front-Facing Flash option to enable the feature.
  • Swipe down your phone's screen and set manually the brightness at maximum.

Snapchat front flash not working: what to do?

There are some cases where your front camera's flash or just the brightness of your screen won't work when using Snapchat. If this is your case, try the following solutions:

  • Make sure you have enough battery.
  • Restart your device.
  • Update Snapchat to the latest version.
  • Uninstall and then reinstall Snapchat. 
  • Disable the filters.
  • Clear the cache.
  • Make sure you have enough free space for your device to work properly.
  • Check if you are in Airplane mode.
  • Get rid of third-party apps.
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