Kik account or application was one of the most widely used messaging applications used back in the time of 2010. At that point of time, it was the only messenger in the communication store through which people were able and could send messages without any cost.
But as time passes there is development, there is progress, there are changes for good and our life proceeds further where the backward and the ones less in demand are left behind.
So, as in case of this messaging app, until 2015 the development reached such a stage that a number of apps came into the messaging and communication market, these were Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram and Twitter. This application can be easily downloaded and used without any cost on mobile phones as well as on PC.
Nevertheless, Kik also launched its version for PC and it could be easily downloaded to your PC, but at the stage where a number of more apps were being introduced with latest features, Kik lacked those upcoming features.
So, the users wanted to delete the Kik application and deactivate the account. But some of the users felt difficulty while deleting the accont and the application, those users can glance at the below text to know how to delete the application.
Deleting Kik Account
There are two ways by which you can deactivate your Kik account. This by either deactivating it temporarily or permanently. You can delete your application and account in both the ways so, read the below-mentioned steps and methods on how to delete your account.
Deleting Kik Account Temporarily
Below-mentioned are the steps by which you can deactivate your Kik account temporarily, go through it to know how you need to do the same.
Step 1: You need to ensure that before deleting the account you have verified your email address.
Step 2: The next step would be to open your Kik account on your phone and log in.
Step 3: Now tap on the settings symbol.
Step 4: Now after opening your settings you need to click on the account option and save your username in a txt file which you would require later and also do glance on your email id again.
Step 5: In this step you would need to visit the link that would help you to deactivate your account after your email and username is stored.
Step 6: Open the link and click on the button that says deactivate.
Step 7: After clicking on the deactivate button you will be receiving a confirmation mail, you need to confirm the mail in order to deactivate your account.
By following the above you finally deactivate your account temporarily.
Deleting Kik Account Permanently:
Go through the steps to delete your account permanently:
Step 1: In this method of deletion you will be deleting your Kik account permanently that means you would not have any access to the messages, chats, files, media and account after you delete your account permanently.
Step 2: Open the desired link to delete your account permanently.
Step 3: You need to enter your email and username when the link opens.
Step 4: After you enter the required essentials you need to click the permanently delete option to delete your account permanently.
Step 5: You will be getting a confirmation email. You need to open the mail and click on the icon that says to confirm the permanent deletion.
Step 6: Now as you have clicked on permanent delete option you wont be able to have any access to the files, media and messages after you delete the account.