How to Log Out of the Wish App
The Wish app, is very convenient, but with the wide variety of functions and tabs, searching for a specific button can get a bit tricky. For example, the logout button is hidden in the Settings rather than displayed clearly on the main page. If you’re wondering how to sign out from your Wish account, we’re here to help.
In this guide, we’ll explain how to log out of the Wish app, and how to deactivate your account. Additionally, we’ll answer some of the most common questions related to the use of the Wish app.
How to Log Out of the Wish App?
Let’s dive right in – to log out of the Wish app, follow the instructions below:
- In the Wish app, tap the three-stripe icon at the upper-left corner of your screen to open the left sidebar.
- Scroll down and tap “Settings,” then “Account Settings.”
- Tap “Logout” and confirm.
How to Deactivate a Wish Account?
There are three ways to deactivate your Wish account. The first and simplest one is to delete your account through the Wish App. Follow the steps below:
- Launch the Wish app and log in to your account.
- Navigate to the Account Settings.
- Click “Deactivate Account” and confirm.
If you don’t have the Wish app, you can deactivate your account through the Wish website. To do that, follow the steps below:
- Go to the Wish website and log in to your account.
- Navigate to Settings, then to Account Settings.
- Scroll down and click “Manage Account.”
- Click “Deactivate Account” and follow the on-screen instructions.
In case your Wish account is connected to your Facebook account, you can deactivate it by following the instructions below:
- Log in to your Facebook account.
- Navigate to Settings and scroll down until you find the Wish section.
- Tick the checkbox beside “Wish.”
- Click the “Remove” button at the upper right corner of the “Active Apps” section.
Note: You may have to wait up to 24 hours for your account to be deleted.
How to Permanently Delete a Wish Account?
Deactivating your Wish account doesn’t delete it permanently. To remove your account forever, follow the steps below:
- Launch the Wish app and log in to your account.
- Tap the three-stripe icon at the upper-left corner of your screen to open the sidebar.
- Scroll down and tap “Settings.” then “Account Settings.”
- Tap the “Manage Account” link and select the “Permanently Delete Account” option.
- Follow the on-screen instructions to verify your account ownership.
- Once the account ownership is verified, tap “Continue” and confirm the deletion.
Frequently Asked Questions
In this section, we’ll provide answers to some of the most common questions related to the use of the Wish app.
How Do I Use the Wish App?
First, launch the app and register or sign in using your email address, or your Facebook/Google account. On the main page, you will see a selection of popular products. To search for a specific product, type in what you’re looking for to the search bar at the top of your screen.
Right under the search bar, you will see several tabs. Navigate between the tabs to see items available for quick delivery or next-day pickup, browse brands and product categories, and see your recently viewed items. Tap the three-stripe icon at the upper-left corner of your screen to open the left sidebar. Here, you will see your profile icon – if you tap it, you will be redirected to your wish list, reviews, and uploads.
To create a new wish list, tap the plus icon at the upper-right corner of your screen and fill in the form, then tap “Create New Wish List”. If you select “Earn.” from the sidebar, you will see an option to invite your friends to join Wish and earn Wish Cash.
From the sidebar, you can also navigate to your Order History, Daily Login Bonus, Wish Cash, Rewards, Customer Support, FAQ, and Settings. To view your Shopping Cart, tap the cart icon at the upper-right corner of your screen or navigate there from the sidebar.
How Do I Change My Wish Account?
If you’re using the Wish app, launch it and log in to your account. Then, tap the three-stripe icon at the upper-left corner of your screen to open the sidebar. Tap “Settings,” then “Account Settings.”
To create a new account without deactivating your current one, tap “Logout,” then “Sign in to another account.” Sign in or tap “Create an Account” at the bottom of your screen. If you’d like to create an account using your Facebook or Google accounts, tap the corresponding buttons and follow the on-screen instructions. If you want to deactivate your old account first, select “Deactivate Account” instead of “Logout” in the Settings.
How Do I Delete My Wish Account on Mobile?
Deactivating your Wish account in the mobile app is simple. Launch the app and sign in. Then, tap the three-stripe icon at the upper-left corner of your screen to open the sidebar. Scroll down and tap “Settings,” then “Account Settings.” Select the “Deactivate Account” option and confirm.
If you wish to delete your account permanently, navigate to the Account Settings, then tap “Manage Account”. Select the “Permanently Delete Account” option. Follow the on-screen instructions to verify the account ownership by a two-factor authentication method. Once that’s done, tap “Continue” and confirm. It may take up to 24 hours for your account to be deleted.
How Do You Delete Recently Viewed on Wish?
Unfortunately, there’s no way to clear your recently viewed item list or search history in the Wish app – the app collects the data to suggest relevant products to you. However, the list can only hold up to 15 products, so it updates quite often.
How Do I Manage My Account Information in the Wish App?
You can update your region, email address, password, name, and date of birth through the Account Settings. Open the left sidebar by tapping the three-stripe icon at the upper-left corner of your screen. Scroll down and tap “Settings,” then “Account Settings.” Here, select “Update Profile,” “Change Email Address”, “Change Password,” or “Country/Region” to manage your information.
How Do I Add or Remove a Payment Method on My Wish Account?
Managing your payment details in the Wish app is simple. From the main app menu, tap the three-stripe icon at the upper-left corner of your screen to open the sidebar. Scroll down and tap “Settings,” then “Manage Payments.” To add a new payment method, tap “Add New Payment.” Enter your card and billing details and confirm by tapping “Add New Payment Method.” To remove a card from the Wish app, tap “Delete” beside the card name and confirm.
Think It Out
With the help of our guide, you should now know how to log out from your Wish account and manage your details in the app. If you’d like to get rid of your Wish account, consider deactivating it first instead of deleting it permanently, as deletion is, well, permanent.
Be mindful of the remaining Wish Cash balance – you won’t be able to access it after deletion Wish store has a lot to offer, so we advise leaving your account even if you don’t use it often – just in case you need something in the future.
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