It is the nature of human beings that they become passionate about a certain thing at first but the passion goes on decreasing over time. So as with social media, people become passionate about a specific app as it appears on their devices but the passion fades up as time passes.
The same happens with Snapchat. It first appeared in 2012 and people became crazy about it but now its filters and its services are no longer attractive to people. Man is mortal, the World is also mortal so is technology and advancement.
The simplest way to delete a Snapchat account is to just uninstall the app from the device. If a person completely wants to delete a Snapchat account then a few steps are needed to do on the browser.
After the initial steps of deactivation of Snapchat, the account became inactive for 30 days.
In these 30 days of inactivity, one can’t access the Snapchat services, as well as Snapchat friends, can’t contact that person.
After 30 days of inactivity, Snapchat will completely delete the account as all the data related to contacts, pictures, friends, chats and status updates, etc. completely delete.
- Browsers use to gain access to the ‘Snapchat Accounts Portal’, it is the place where the process of deletion started. The first step is that a person must have to log in to her Snapchat account.
- If a person has forgotten their password and this is the reason for deleting Snapchat then click on ‘Forgotten Your Password?’
- If a person has all the information needed to login into a Snapchat account then enter them all. Then select the captcha box option to confirm that you are not a robot rather you are a complete flesh human being.
- Then login to the account, Snapchat keeps on asking that are you sure you want to delete your account?. If a person is doubtful of deletion the app can think twice.
Following the deletion, steps accounts deactivated for 30 days and after which all the data vanishes. Deletion doesn’t mean that all of the data is removed while a few of the data there in the Snapchat memory. Shopping, business, or any other data which was in the terms and conditions needed to save, will remain saved in the server.
Forgot Snapchat Password?
If a person has forgotten about the email or username attached to the account then both of them recovered inside the app.
The ‘Ghost icon’ at the top of the screen tapped to know the username which would present below the real name. To know the email and other account details, the ‘Cog icon’ which is at the top right needs to tap.
Confirmation of the deactivation
If the account is completely deactivated and one has received the confirmation email on the registered email address. The email contains the information that one has 30 days to think about whether one can live without Snapchat or not and the information that what will happen next.
In the end, one can remove the app or uninstall it just by holding it for a few seconds and then drag it to the uninstall option.