How To: Fix Sudden Stopping of Snapchat on Android

Last updated: June 4, 2018.

Fix Sudden Stopping of Snapchat

Application errors such as its sudden, unexpected stopping (or hanging) are not uncommon. One such app is SnapChat, and there have been several reported cases in which the app has displayed the message “Unfortunately SnapChat has stopped”. This type of crash is unfavorable because the user can no longer use the app properly.


To address this problem, here is a step by step guide on how to fix the sudden stopping of SnapChat:

  1. Open your Settings menu
  2. Go to “More”
  3. Click Application Manager
  4. Swipe towards the left and click All Applications
  5. Look for Snapchat and press it
  6. Press Clear Cache and Clear Data
  7. Return to your device’s home page
  8. Reboot your mobile device


All done! In a few simple steps, you are now able to resolve the sudden stopping of your app. If the method does not work, an alternative solution is to uninstall the app completely and reinstall it again with the most recent version on Google Play.


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