Delete Your Kik Account on Android

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Access Your Android Settings

Delete Kik
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Want to delete your Kik account? Deactivating your account requires Android users remove the app completely first, then work with a friend to cancel the account altogether. While it is a bit cumbersome, this is the only way you can ensure your Kik account is deleted from the service.

How to Remove Kik App from Your Android
To remove Kik, follow these simple steps:

  1. Go to "Settings" in the Kik Messenger app.
  2. Go to "Your Account."
  3. Click "Reset Kik Messenger."
  4. Exit the Kik Messenger App.
  5. Press the Android device menu.
  6. Select "Settings."
  7. Scroll and choose "Apps."
  8. Find and click "Kik" from the list, as illustrated above.

How to Delete Your Kik Messenger Account

  1. Access Your Android Settings
  2. Delete the Kik Messenger App
  3. Confirm to Remove the Kik App
  4. Get a Friend's Help to Cancel Your Kik Account
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Delete the Kik Messenger App

Remove Kik
Screenshot/Kik ©2012 All Rights Reserved.

Next, delete Kik from your Android device by clicking the "uninstall" button in the upper right corner.

How to Delete Your Kik Messenger Account

  1. Access Your Android Settings
  2. Delete the Kik Messenger App
  3. Confirm to Remove the Kik App
  4. Get a Friend's Help to Cancel Your Kik Account
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Confirm to Remove the Kik App

Screenshot/Kik ©2012 All Rights Reserved.

Next, confirm you wish to delete Kik from your Android device by clicking the "Ok" button in the bottom right corner.

How to Delete Your Kik Messenger Account

  1. Access Your Android Settings
  2. Delete the Kik Messenger App
  3. Confirm to Remove the Kik App
  4. Get a Friend's Help to Cancel Your Kik Account
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Get a Friend's Help to Cancel Your Kik Account

Screenshot/Kik ©2012 All Rights Reserved.

Next, when you see the above image, you have deleted Kik from your Android device. Now comes the part where you'll need some assistance from a former Kik friend.

Ask your friend to send you a message to your Kik account. The service will email you a message alerting you to pending messages. This message will be sent to the email address you used when you created your Kik account. From this email, you can find a link to deactivate your account.

How to Delete Your Kik Messenger Account

  1. Access Your Android Settings
  2. Delete the Kik Messenger App
  3. Confirm to Remove the Kik App
  4. Get a Friend's Help to Cancel Your Kik Account