5 Reasons Why Snapchat Might Delete Your Account

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It’s not clear why Snapchat deleted my account, but I have a few theories.

I was recently informed by a friend that my account had been deleted. I logged in to Snapchat and tried to access it, but the app said that my account didn’t exist. This was strange because I had just used the app a few days ago and my account was still there.

There are a few possible explanations for why my Snapchat account was deleted. It could be that I violated one of the app’s terms of service, such as by using an automated tool to post content or by sharing someone’s private story without their consent. Snapchat may also have deleted my account because it detected unusual activity on my account, such as logins from unfamiliar locations or devices.

If your Snapchat account has been deleted, there is no way to recover it. The best thing to do if your account has been deleted is to create a new one. Make sure to use a different email address and phone number when you sign up, so that Snapchat doesn’t delete your new account as well.

If you think your Snapchat account was deleted by mistake, you can try reaching out to the customer service team through the app’s support page. You’ll need to provide your username and the email address or phone number associated with your account, so that Snapchat can verify that you are the owner of the account.

Are Snapchat Deleting Accounts?

Yes, Snapchat will delete accounts that are in violation of their terms of service. This includes accounts that are created for the purpose of spamming or harassing other users.

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Why Did Snapchat Permanently Delete My Account?

There are a few reasons why your Snapchat account could be permanently deleted. One reason might be if you use third-party apps or plugins that weren’t authorized by the platform. Another reason might be if you engage in abusive behavior or send spam messages. Additionally, if you send large numbers of friend requests before verifying the phone number and email address, your account could be deleted.

Can You Get Snapchat Back After Deleting Account?

Yes, you can get Snapchat back after deleting your account by logging in to the app with your username and password. It will take up to 24 hours for your account to be reactivated.

How Do You Know If Your Snapchat Is Deleted?

There are a few ways to tell if your Snapchat has been deleted. The first way is to check to see if the person’s “snap code” has a pending status. If you don’t receive a notification that they have sent you a snap or if their arrow is gray, it could mean your Snapchat account was deleted by them. Another way to tell is to look at your “best friends” list. If the person is no longer listed as one of your best friends, it means they have deleted you from their account. Lastly, you can check your “sent” and “received” messages. If the person’s name no longer appears in either of these tabs, it means they have deleted you from their chat list.


How Long Is A Permanent Ban On Snapchat?

A permanent ban on Snapchat is a ban that will prevent you from using the app and accessing your account permanently. This type of ban is usually given to users who have violated the terms of service multiple times.

Can I Get My Old Snapchat Account Back After 30 Days?

If you deleted your account more than 30 days ago, the account is permanently deleted and can’t be logged back in to again. To reactivate your account, log back in to the Snapchat app by using your username and password. It will take up to 24 hours for it to be reactivated.

What Do Your Friends See If You Delete Snapchat?

If you delete your Snapchat account, your friends will no longer be able to see your Snaps, Stories, or Memories.

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How Do You Delete Snapchat On IPhone?

To delete your Snapchat account from an iPhone, open the Snapchat app and tap on your avatar at the top left corner. Scroll down to locate the Support section and select ‘I Need Help.’ Tap on the search bar and type ‘Delete My Account.’ From the drop-down list of options, choose ‘Delete My Account.’ You will then be prompted to enter your Snapchat username and password. After you have entered this information, tap on ‘Delete My Account’ one more time to confirm.

How Do You Delete Snapchat App On IPhone?

If you have the latest version of the iOS, you can delete Snapchat by tapping and holding on the app until it starts to wiggle. Then, tap on “X” to delete the app.


It’s important to be aware of Snapchat’s terms of service so that you don’t run the risk of having your account deleted. If you do violate their terms, there is a chance that your account could be permanently banned from the app.

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Sanjeev Singh

Sanjeev is the tech editor at DeviceMAG. He has a keen interest in all things technology, and loves to write about the latest developments in the industry. He has a passion for quality-focused journalism and believes in using technology to make people's lives better. He has worked in the tech industry for over 15 years, and has written for some of the biggest tech blogs in the world. Sanjeev is also an avid photographer and loves spending time with his family.