Delete Wattpad Account Permanently
No longer want to use your Wattpad account? No problem, you can quickly close Wattpad account following the below steps.
Steps to Delete Wattpad Account
- Log into your Wattpad account on your desktop browser.
- Click on the username showing on the top right corner.
- Go to settings.
- Scroll down and click on the Close Account button on the right side of the page.
- Fill in require details and click on Close Account.
Done, these are the exact steps to close your Wattpad account permanently. You can even confirm either your account is deleted or not just by opening this URL in your browser.
However, there are few things that you need to consider before you decide to cancel Wattpad account. It includes –
- Don’t login again, or else your account will be reactivated as far as your username is not in use by someone else.
- By closing down your account, you are giving up on your username. It means your username is available to use for other people. Once someone takes it, you cannot retrieve your account.
Things You Will Lose
If you were using this social storytelling platform either being a reader or a writer, you should think twice before closing your Wattpad account because it will make you lose below things –
- Your reading list (Libraries)
- Messeges (Private and Public)
- Your stories
- Personal writing stuff
- Your profile information
No, users cannot delete Wattpad account on a mobile browser or app for iPhone or Android. Account deletion is only available on Web browsers like Google Chrome, Firefox, or Safari.
No, you have to log into your Wattpad account to delete it. Thus you should have your email address and password.
If someone has created a Wattpad account using your email address, you can probably not delete that account. You need to submit a ticket in such a case, and one of the Wattpad representatives will assist you.
Wrapping it up…
In brief, above was everything you should know when it comes to closing Wattpad account.
Don’t look here and there for tips because this is the ultimate guide to deleting Wattpad profile on a desktop. In case of any technical issues, you can contact Wattpad support team at firstname.lastname@example.org or get the help of Wattpad virtual helper.