BeReal is really convenient for those who don’t want to check social networks all the time. It’s almost therapeutic for Instagram addicts who have a habit of checking other people’s Instagram stories and posts every five seconds. It’s also great because it deters you from posting new content all the time. That said, some limited post information can “give you away”, so to speak. One of those things would be your location. Let’s see how to deactivate location on BeReal.
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To disable location tracking on BeReal, go to your phone settings. Go to Applications > BeReal > Permissions > Location. From here, you can block BeReal from accessing your phone’s location information.
To disable location tracking from the app, create a new message. On the Sending options screen, touch Share my location if it’s blue with a checkmark to turn off your location.
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How to turn off location when posting to BeReal
If you want to disable your location in BeReal so that your posts don’t show where you took them, you can do so during the actual posting process. Note that, at this time, you cannot delete the location of a BeReal that has already been published. If need be, you can delete your current BeReal and repost a new one with position disabled.
To turn off location when posting a new BeReal, start your post. In the Sending options screen under Other optionsyou will see the Share my location button. Tap it if it’s blue with a check mark to turn off your location.
How to disable location for BeReal (Android settings)
Another way to block BeReal from accessing your location is to manually disable the app permission. If you have an Android, you can also disable location completely from the quick settings drop-down list.
HOW TO SWITCH BEREAL LOCATION SETTINGS ON ANDROID
- Go to Settings on your phone.
- Go to apps. This button is sometimes called Apps and Notifications.
- In the list of your downloaded apps, tap Be real.
- Faucet Permissions.
- Faucet Location.
- Below LOCATION ACCESS FOR THIS APPLICATIONselect Don’t allow.
How to Disable Location for BeReal (iPhone Settings)
If you have an iPhone, the process is just as easy as on Android. Manually disabling BeReal location ensures that no one sees where you are posting from.
HOW TO SWITCH BEREAL LOCATION SETTINGS ON IPHONE
- Go to Settings on your iPhone.
- Scroll down and tap Be real.
- Below ALLOW ACCESS TO BEREALfaucet Location.
- Below ALLOW LOCATION ACCESSselect Never.
BeReal does not have the ability to disable location tracking for all messages in its settings. If you want to remove your location from the app, you must do so during the publishing process.