How to permanently delete your Snapchat account


Snapchat is a popular mobile app for sending quick snaps to friends. But there can be a few reasons why you do not want to continue using Snapchat. If you have decided to stop using Snapchat and want to delete your Snapchat account permanently, here is a quick guide.

Sadly, you cannot delete your account right from the mobile app. You need to use the browser to delete the account.

Note: You should first take note that there is no way to go back and get your Snapchat account back after deleting by using this way. So, think again before you delete the Snapchat account.

How to permanently delete your Snapchat account

Steps to delete Snapchat account permanently.

Open the Snapchat app. Now tap your profile icon at the top left corner and then click the gear icon at the top right corner to open Settings. Scroll down and tap Delete Account.

permanently delete your Snapchat account

It will open the delete Snapchat account on the web. You can directly open this link: from the web browser.

Here, login to your Snapchat account. and it will open Delete account page.

permanently delete your Snapchat account

Check the box to confirm you are not a bot. Submit the form. Re-enter your password on the next page. Click on Delete My Account.

Just to make it clear here, deleting your account wipes out all underlying data. You will also not be able to create a new account with the same username.

Final words

By following this way, you can delete your Snapchat account permanently. I have already warned you to take a backup of your data. If you face any issues while deleting the account, let me know in the comments section below.


Deepanker Verma is the founder of Nerdy Guides. He is a tech blogger, software developer, and gadget freak. He also runs TheWPGuides, and Techlomedia

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