How to Send Snaps From Camera Roll?

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How to Send Snaps From Camera Roll?

Do you want to send snaps from the Camera Roll on Snapchat?

Normally, you can’t do that. You can only send snaps with the Capture button on Snapchat.

Camera Roll photos don’t count as snaps.

But there is a way to send snaps from the Camera Roll.

This guide will teach you how to send snaps from the camera roll in a few simple steps.

How to send snaps from camera roll?

  1. Access your Camera Roll
  2. Select “Camera Roll”
  3. Long-tap on the picture and select “Edit”
  4. Tap on the “Share” icon
  5. Tap on “Download”
  6. Download LMK from the App Store
  7. Open the LMK
  8. Tap on the + icon, and select “Post”
  9. Select the Camera icon and select the photo you saved earlier
  10. Tap on “Post to Snapchat”

Keep reading to find out how!

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How to Send Snaps From Camera Roll?

How Can You Send Snaps from Camera Roll on Snapchat?

You’ll need the LPK app from the App Store to send snaps from the Camera Roll on Snapchat.

Follow the steps below to do this:

  • Access your Camera Roll
Access Snapchat Camera Roll
Access Snapchat Camera Roll

When you first open Snapchat, you’ll land on the Camera page.

This is where you can take snaps and send them to your friends.

But you need to go to your Camera Roll.

You can tap the Memories icon to the left of the Capture button.

Or you can swipe up from the bottom of the screen.

  • Select “Camera Roll”
Snapchat - Select “Camera Roll”
Select “Camera Roll”

In the Snapchat Memories tab, you’ll see several menus – Stories, Camera Roll, and My Eyes Only.

Select Camera Roll and tap on the picture you want to send as a snap.

  • Long-tap on the picture and select “Edit”
Snapchat - Edit snap
Edit Snap

Once you open the picture, hold-tap on it.

This will open a menu with options such as “Export Snap, “Delete Snap”, “Send Snap, and “Edit Snap.

Tap on “Edit Snap”.

  • Tap on the “Share” icon
Snapchat Share icon
Share icon

In the Edit screen, look to the bottom-left corner.

You’ll see the Share icon.

Tap on it.

  • Tap on “Download”
Snapchat - Tap on "Download"
Tap on “Download”

In the “Share” menu, you’ll see several social media options like Facebook, Messenger, etc.

Scroll to the right and select “Download”.

This will download the picture without the black bars at the bottom and top.

It’ll be ready to be snapped.

  • Download LMK from the App Store
Download LMK from the App Store

Search for the LMK: Make New Friends app on the App Store.

Download it, open it, and log in to it.

Then, tap on the + icon, and select “Post”.

Select the Camera icon and photo you saved earlier in the bottom-left corner.

Select the Camera icon and select the photo you saved earlier
Select the Camera icon and select the photo you saved earlier

Then, tap on “Post to Snapchat”.

This will let you select a person to send the Snap to from your Snapchat list.

Once you send the picture, it’ll appear as a Snap to the other person. It’ll show as “Delivered” and “Opened”, just like another snap.

It’ll also count toward your Snap Score and Snap Streak.

Conclusion

The LMK app allows you to send photos from your Camera Roll as snaps on Snapchat.

Usually, only photos you can with the Capture feature count as snaps.

But this app bends the rules in your favor!

To send a snap from the Camera Roll, go to the Camera Roll, save the photo, then go to LMK, tap on +, then Post, select the previously-saved photo, and post it to Snapchat.

Send it to a friend using the LMK app, and it’ll show as a snap!

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Alex Popa

My name is Alex and I have a knack for social media in all its shapes and forms. I’ve dealt with such things for quite some time and I noticed that many people have issues with social media and technicalities.

Unforeseen errors, bugs, and other problems make their use of social media problematic. These things will be discussed amply in the guides on Whizcase.

I'll present the facts as they are, and offer quick and easy solutions for them.

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