Instagram now ALERTS people when YOU take a screenshot, just like SnapChat

15 February, 2018, 00:28 | Author: Juana Mckenzie
  • Instagram now ALERTS people when YOU take a screenshot, just like SnapChat

Understandably, this feature is introduced for privacy reasons as there were cases where the screenshots from Instagram Stories were misused by people.

According to images shared on Twitter, these notifications can be found in the "seen by" area in the bottom left corner when users view their own Instagram stories. Only a number of users are participating in the test, and plans for a wide rollout remain uncertain. Instagram will likely see how this works with the test audience and decide if it will hurt or help their daily viewership and then go from there.

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Though it's all meant for security goal, taking screenshots of the posted stories were however unrestricted. Instagram confirmed the feature with TechCrunch, though not everyone is thrilled with it. So it comes as no surprise that Instagram is once again borrowing another one of Snapchat's features.

Since the feature is now on testing phase, only users that are part of the test are able to have a sneak peek of it. The message is clear: users want to Insta-stalk their friends, family, and followers in peace.

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Surprisingly, user who have put the original post won't be shown any alert when somebody takes a screenshot. The feature may not even make to a release if Instagram notices that many users stopped watching Stories, for example.

Instagram is slowly rolling-out the new functionality to users worldwide.

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However, Snapchat has since rolled out a feature that lets users send looping Snaps, as well as Snapchat Stories, which allows users to post Snaps that last for 24 hours. So, if you were feeling risky you could keep taking those screenshots and just hope people didn't find the time to see who their lurkers were that day.

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