Your social media apps are important to your everyday life but sometimes they can take up too much space on your device. You may want to know how to delete Twitter account on your Phone, or even other accounts. You may also want to delete the apps and their data to save some storage space on your device or because you simply don't want to use them anymore. Whatever the reason, this article is going to explore the different ways you can get delete social media apps including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Tagged and Zoosk from your phone.
It may not seem like your search history takes up too much space but if you use your device to search the internet a lot, you may be accumulating cache and junk files and not even be aware that you’re doing it. It is therefore vital that you clean out your search history from time to time to eliminate these files.
Step-By-Step Guide to Delete Twitter Account on Android.
Step 1. Open the mobile browser of your choice and then navigate to twitter.com. Log in using your username and password. You can't deactivate your Twitter account on the mobile site so make sure that you are logged in on the desktop site.
Step 2. Once logged in. click on the profile picture to open and drop-down menu and then choose "settings".
Step 3. Scroll down to find "Deactivate my Account".
Step 4. On the next page, read the information and then confirm that you would like to delete your account. You will then be prompted to enter your password.
Step-By-Step Guide to Delete Twitter Account on iPhone
Step 1. Launch Chrome or any other browser that you would use on your iPhone and then sign in to your Twitter account at twitter.com. Make sure that it is the web version and not the mobile site. Once signed in, click on your profile picture and then click on Settings from the drop-down options.
Step 2. Scroll down to find "Deactivate My Account" and then tap on it. You will then be required to enter your password to confirm the action.
If on the other hand, you don’t want to deactivate your account you can delete certain aspects of Twitter such as your Twitter search history or even delete the app itself. Here’s how to do it.
Delete Twitter Search History on Your Phone
To clear search history for both Android and iOS devices, launch the Twitter app and then click on the Search icon (the magnifying glass) and below “Recent Searches” you will see a list of your latest searches. Tap these searches and then tap the X next to the “Recent Searches” and tap clear.
How to Delete the Twitter App on Your Phone?
To delete or uninstall the Twitter app from your Android phone go to Settings > Applications> Manage Applications. Select the Twitter application and then tap "Uninstall".
To delete or uninstall twitter on your iPhone, navigate to the location of the Twitter app icon on your home screen and press and hold the icon until all icons on the screen shake. Tap on the "X" at the top left corner of the Twitter icon to delete it.
Step-By-Step Guide to Delete Instagram Account on iPhone
Step 1. Launch your favorite browser and go to Instagram.com and click on your username in the top right-hand corner.
Step 2. Select "Edit Profile" and click on "I would like to delete my account". Instagram will ask you for a reason why you are leaving and ask you to re-enter your password. Your account, all your photos, and activity information will be deleted permanently.
Step-By-Step Guide to Delete Instagram Account on Android
Step 1. From the browser on your device, go to Instagram’s "Delete your Account" page and log in.
Step 2. Select an option from the drop-down menu next to "Why are you deleting your account?" and re-enter your password to confirm the action.
Tap on "permanently delete my account".
On Instagram, you can also delete some of your photos or even get rid of the app itself. Here’s how to do both on Android and iPhone.
Delete Instagram Photos on Android
Step 1. Launch the Instagram app on your device and then tap on the profile icon at the bottom-right corner of the screen. This will bring up all photos in your feed.
Step 2. Tap on the menu option (the three dots that appear under the photo). This will bring up a number of options. Select "Delete" and the photo will be removed from your Instagram account.
You can do this for all the photos that you want to delete.
Delete Instagram Photos on iPhone
Step 1. Launch the Instagram app on your device and then go to your user page by clicking on the "Navigation" tab at the bottom of the screen. This will open the photos on your account.
Step 2. Select the photo you want to delete and then tap on the menu button (the three dots at the bottom of the screen). This will open a list of options. Choose "Delete" and then confirm that you would like to delete that particular photo.
You can do this with all the other photos you would like to delete.
Delete the Instagram App on Android
To uninstall or delete the Instagram app on your android device go to Settings > Application Manager and then select Instagram. Tap on the "Uninstall" app to delete the app from your device.
Delete the Instagram App on iPhone
Deleting the app on your iPhone is very easy. Simply navigate to the home screen with the Instagram icon. Tap and hold the icon until all the icons shake a little. You should see an "X" next to the app icon. Tap on it to uninstall the app.
To delete a Tagged account on both Android and iPhone you need to log in to the Tagged Mobile account, m.tagged.com or m.hi5.com, and then follow these very simple steps.
Step 1. Select the Full sire from the bottom of the screen. Keep in mind that viewing the full sire from a mobile device may cause problems with orientation so enlarge and magnify the view as needed.
Step 2. Next, select "Account" at the top of the bar and then click on "Settings".
Step 3. At the bottom of the "General Page" under Cancel account select "Cancel Your Tagged account." Select "Yes, I want to cancel my account".
Step 4. You will be required to enter your password to confirm that you want to delete your account.
Step 5. Finally, select the Cancel Account link to finish the process.
Now your Tagged account is completely canceled. Your login and password will no longer work on the site. If you have a VIP account, you must also cancel your VIP account to prevent further billing.
Step-By-Step Guide to Delete Facebook Account on Android
Step 1. Launch the Facebook App on your device and then hit the menu option (this is the three horizontal bars) in the top right-hand corner.
Step 2. Scroll down through the options provided and tap on "Account Settings" and then "Security". On the Security, you should see Account> Deactivate. Tap on "Deactivate".
Step 3. You will be prompted to re-enter your Facebook password. Facebook will then ask you why you are deleting your account. Answer their questions to your satisfaction.
Step 4. Tap "Deactivate" and you will be required to re-enter your password one more time. Once you have done that, your account will be deleted and you will be taken back to the login page. Your Facebook account will be gone for good.
Step-By-Step Guide to Delete Facebook Account on iPhone.
Step 1. Launch the Facebook App on your device and then tap on "More" at the bottom of the page.
Step 2. Tap on "Settings" and then "General".
Step 3. Tap on "Deactivate" located under the account option. You will be required to enter your password to confirm that you want to delete your account.
The above method will temporarily deactivate your Facebook account and is great if you are not sure you want to permanently delete the account. You can delete your account completely by going to the Facebook website on any browser and then tap on "Delete My Account".
Step-By-Step Guide to Delete Zoosk Account on Phone
Zoosk doesn't make it very easy to delete your account on your phone. In fact, it is almost impossible to do so. You can only deactivate your Zoosk account from your computer following these very simple steps and then contact Zoosk support to have then permanently deleted your device.
Step 1. Login to your Zoosk account and then click on the arrow on your Account and then click on "Edit Profile" from the drop-down menu.
Step 2. Because you cannot actually delete your Zoosk account, you should instead deactivate information by changing all the account information. Remove your location, profile image, and all other personal information on the site. Then click on Account Settings and then click on "Deactivate".
Step 3. Next, you need to find the "Account Status" in the Account section and then click "Edit". Click on the "Deactivate" link that appears. Zoosk will try to convince you to stay but you can click on the "Deactivate Zoosk" button to deactivate the account and then give them a reason for your departure.
This action will only deactivate your account. You should then contact Zoosk and have then deleted your account completely. Also, remember to de-link Zoosk from your Facebook account.
For iPhone users, there is an easier and simpler way to delete all your accounts at once. This method makes it very easy for you to delete any account you want to without having to jump through hoops to do it. This simple way comes in the form of dr. fone - Data Eraser (iOS). This easy-to-use and 100% safe software is designed to help you erase data from your iPhone in a few easy steps as we shall see shortly.
Step-By-Step Guide to Delete Account on iPhone.
Step 1. Download and install the program to your Mac and then launch the program following successful installation. Connect the iPhone in question to your Mac using USB cables. The program should detect the device and even displays information about the device.
Step 2. In the left column, you will see a number of options. Choose "Erase Private Data" and you will see the types of files you can erase.
Step 3. Click "Start" to allow the program to begin an analysis of the device. If you want to you can stop that analysis at any time by clicking on "Stop" next to the progress bar.
Step 4. Once the scan is complete, all of the data on your device will be displayed in the resultant window.
Step 5. Check the files you want to erase. Since we want to erase browsing history, select Safari Browsing history and then click "Erase Now" to delete them. A popup window will appear. Type in the word "delete" in the popup window to confirm this action and then click on "Erase Now" to complete.
You will then receive confirmation that all private data has been erased.