How to Fix “Could Not Refresh” Snapchat Error

A lot of users are reporting “Could not refresh. Please try again.” error while using Snapchat. Here’s how to fix this error.

Why does Snapchat say “Could not refresh”?

“Could not refresh” Snapchat error occurs mainly due to internal server issues. It can occur on both jailbroken and non-jailbroken devices. Snapchat is only throwing this error on Stories. Most users are able to send snaps as usual.

Snapchat is only throwing this error on Stories. Most users are able to send snaps as usual. Here’s what this error looks like.

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Now onto the tutorial.

How to Fix “Could Not Refresh” Snapchat Error

Method 1 – Jailbreak Fix

Downgrade Snapchat app using App Admin Cydia tweak. Just make sure you go back to any version lower than If you don’t have App Admin, you can download it from BigBoss Cydia repo.

If Snapchat still throws the same error after downgrading, it’s a server-side error.


This method has a high success rate works pretty much in all cases. However, this method requires you to have a jailbreak. If you haven’t jailbroken your device yet, I highly recommend that you do.

Jailbreak tweak developers regularly release updates and fixes for all popular applications, particularly, Snapchat. You can download Yalu jailbreak here.

Method 2

Use SCOthman for Snapchat Cydia tweak. It’s a solid tweak that works perfectly fine with Snapchat and even fixes many errors.

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SCOthman for Snapchat is available for download for free on BigBoss Cydia repo.

Method 3

As of now, Android and iOS users are getting this error. This means this is most likely an issue with Snapchat’s servers. They generally patch it within hours. So just wait and let them fix it.

“Could Not Refresh” Error will now be Fixed!

Hopefully, the above methods should fix this error. If you are still getting this error, it’s most likely an error on Snapchat’s side. Don’t forget to leave a comment below in case you run into some errors.

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