Do you want to quit Twitter permanently and delete your account forever? No problem! The way forward is actually very simple.
Through this quick tutorial, find out how to quit the social network and delete your Twitter account forever!
The Twitter network is a very useful tool for information or entertainment, but in the long run, this platform can be rather tiresome.
In addition, the very particular format of tweets, ie very short messages limited to 280 characters since the end of 2017, will not necessarily please those who prefer long speeches argued.
You may also want to opt out of social networks to maintain your privacy and have no public identity on the internet, or for fear that malware such as Chrysaor will threaten your Twitter account or to protect your personal information. You may also want to leave this platform for other personal reasons.
Before leaving Twitter, you must take into account some technical details. First, it is impossible to delete his account from the Twitter application.
You will need a browser on computer or phone. In addition, be aware that Twitter will keep your information on its servers for thirty days after the deactivation of the account, in case you change your mind.
During this 30-day period, you can reactivate your account by simply logging in. If you really want some tweets to disappear immediately, delete them before disabling the account.
How To Delete Your Twitter Account On Pc And Mac
Step 1: Open your browser (Google Chrome, Safari, Firefox, …) and go to Twitter.com
Step 2: Click on the “Profile and Settings” button at the top right.
Step 3 : Click on the “Settings and Privacy” button
Step 4 : Scroll to the bottom and click on the “Disable My Account” button
Step 5 : Read the information and click on the “Disable @ …” button
Step 6 : Enter your password and confirm your desire to delete your account. It’s done, your account is disabled. You now have 30 days to change your mind.
How To Delete Your Twitter Account On Android Or iOS
- Open the Twitter application (ofcourse)
- Click on your profile (top right)
- Go to Settings and Privacy
- Tap Account
- Click on Disable your account (bottom)
- Confirm by pressing Disable in red at the bottom of the page
How To Delete Your Old Tweets
You just want to get rid of your old tweets? There is no option to do this without completely deleting your account. For that:
Go to the Tweet Delete website: https://www.tweetdelete.net and connect the service to your Twitter account
This tool allows you with filters to select all or part of your tweets to delete them. You will also be able to set a time limit beyond which any tweet will be deleted.
Nevertheless Tweet Delete can only delete 3200 tweets at a time – if you are as addicted to Twitter as Donald Trump, there are paid services like TweetEraser that can automate this task with much more flexibility.
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