To delete your TikTok account without the need to log in, you can follow these simple steps:
- Open the TikTok app.
- Tap on the “Profile” icon located in the bottom right corner.
- In the upper right corner, you’ll find a three-line icon. Tap on it.
- From the menu options, select “Settings and Privacy.”
- Navigate to “Account Management” and choose “Delete Account.”
- Follow the instructions provided in the app to complete the deletion process.
To ensure account deletion, TikTok includes a 30-day grace period before permanently erasing your data. However, if you change your mind within this timeframe, you can recover your account by logging in.
When you log in, you’ll receive a pop-up notification indicating that your account will be deleted in 30 days. At this point, you will have the option to initiate the recovery process.
Resetting Your TikTok Password
If you can’t recall your TikTok password, you’ll need to reset it to regain access to your account. Follow these steps:
- Tap on “Login.”
- Select “Forgot password?”
- Provide your email address to receive a password reset link or enter your phone number to receive a confirmation code via text message.
- If you chose the phone number option, enter the four-digit code sent to your phone to proceed with logging in.
- For those who selected the email option, check your inbox for an email containing instructions on how to access your account.
Troubleshooting Account Deletion Issues
If you’re experiencing difficulties deleting your TikTok account, it’s likely because you’re not logged in. Ensure that you sign in to the app before attempting to delete your account.
Once logged in, follow these steps:
- Tap on the three-dot menu in the upper-right corner.
- Select “Manage my account.”
- Finally, tap on “Delete.”
If you still encounter obstacles while trying to delete your account, please contact TikTok support at firstname.lastname@example.org. Include the following information in your email:
- Your login name
- Birthdate (MM/DD/YYYY)
- The email address associated with your account
- The phone number linked to your account
By providing these details, TikTok support will be able to assist you further.