Hive Social is a social networking platform that allows users to connect and share experiences with others. Though it may be a great way to stay connected with family and friends, some users may find they no longer need their Hive account and would like to delete it.
This article will provide a step-by-step guide on permanently deleting a Hive Social account. It will also explain any consequences of deleting a Hive account and answer any questions that users may have.
- Delete your Hive Social Account Permanently
- Frequently Asked Questions
Delete your Hive Social Account Permanently
Unfortunately, there is no straightforward way to delete your Hive account permanently. You must first deactivate your Hive account to proceed with the permanent deletion. Here’s a step-by-step guide to help you delete your Hive Social account permanently.
Before you proceed, remember that once you delete your account, all of your data will be permanently deleted, so make sure you have saved any data or photos you may want to keep.
- Open the Hive app on your phone.
- Tap on the profile icon on the bottom-right of your screen.
- Now, tap on the gear icon on the top-left to open the Settings page.
- Tap on Security.
- Under the Deactivation entry, tap Deactivate.
- Type “Yes, deactivate my account” (without quotes) in the text field and tap Deactivate Account. Make sure to type everything exactly the same as this phrase is case-sensitive.
- Tap Delete to confirm.
- Once done, your account will be deactivated. Upon 14 days of inactivity, your Hive account will be deleted permanently.
Note: Make sure you don’t log in to your account during the 14-day period. If you do so, your account will be reactivated and, therefore, will not be deleted.
Frequently Asked Questions
Will I be able to recover my account after deleting it?
No, once you delete your Hive Social account, it cannot be recovered. If you would like to use the service again, you will need to create a new account.
Is deleting my Hive Social account permanent?
Yes, deleting your Hive Social account is permanent and cannot be reversed.
Is there a way to reactivate my account after deleting it?
No, once your Hive Social account is deleted, it cannot be reactivated. However, if you log in during the 14-day window, your account will be reactivated.
What happens to my data when I delete my Hive Social account?
When you delete your Hive Social account, all of your personal information, including posts, messages, and followings, will be permanently deleted. Your profile information will be removed from the platform.
What happens if I log in to my account during the 14-day window?
If you log in to your account during the 14-day window, the deletion process will be cancelled, and your account will remain active.