How to Enable Snapchat Solar System

If you are a Snapchat+ user and aware of its features, there is a high chance that you are familiar with Snapchat’s Friend Solar System, which shows the closest friend based on the planets nearest to the sun. While the feature looks cool, it’s disabled by default, and to enjoy it, you need to turn it on.

Today, you will learn the steps to enable Snapchat solar system feature.

As stated earlier, the feature is only available for Snapchat+ subscribers as of now. It shows the order of your best friends on the app, with Mercury as the closest friend and Neptune as the least close friend, just like in the solar system.

While we have already explained what the solar system is and what each planet means on Snapchat, read on to check out the steps to enable this feature.

How to Enable Snapchat Solar System (Both iPhone and Android)

Snapchat has the feature turned off by default; if you and your friends enjoy the feature, you can easily enable it. Follow the below-mentioned steps to turn it on no matter whether you are using an Android or iOS device.

Step 1: Open the Snapchat app on your Android or iOS device.

Step 2: Tap on your profile icon at the top-left corner to open your profile.

Step 3: Click on Snapchat+ and scroll through the available features until you find the Solar System option.

How to Enable Snapchat Friend Solar System? (iOS, Android)

Step 4: Turn on the toggle for it and confirm the action by tapping Okay.

Once you do, the feature will be enabled on your Snapchat account.

How to Check Your Planet on Friend Solar System

After enabling Snapchat’s Friend Solar System feature, you might be curious to check your planet. Follow the below steps to check it:

Step 1: First of all, open the Snapchat app.

Step 2: Open the Chat tab, then open your friend’s chat.

Step 3: Tap on their name at the top to view their profile.

Step 4: Next, click on the Best Friends or Friends badge to see the planet.

How to Check Planet on Friend Solar System?

How to Disable Snapchat Friend Solar System

If you do not like the feature or simply don’t want to use it, you can easily turn it off. Follow the below-mentioned steps to disable the Solar System feature from your Snapchat account.

Step 1: Open the Snapchat app and tap on the profile icon at the top-left corner.

Step 2: Choose Snapchat+ under your profile.

Step 3: Now, scroll to that Solar System that you have enabled. This time, just disable the toggle.

How to Disable Snapchat Friend Solar System?

Step 4: On the confirmation popup, tap Okay.

Wrapping Up

That brings us to the end of the article. I hope the article helped you enable or disable the Snapchat Friend Solar System feature, which is very easy to do. Additionally, we have also mentioned the steps through which you can check your planet on Friend Solar System.

If you have any questions related to the article, do let us know in the comments below. Also, share this piece of content with your Snapchat friends to let them know how they can turn it on.

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Harsh Saxena

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