How to Log Out of Reddit Desktop

How to Log Out of Reddit Desktop
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Reddit is one of the most popular online communities. It hosts a large number of forums, discussion boards, news articles, and other types of content. In order to access Reddit, you must first create an account. You can do this using a Google, Facebook, or Apple account. If you want to use a different account, you can delete your current account and create a new one. The process is fairly easy. However, it may be confusing for first-time users.

You can sign up for a new account with your email address or Google account. Once you have an account, you can browse the site anonymously. This is helpful if you do not want your friends or family members to know where you have been on the Internet. Additionally, you can change your username and add a profile picture. Aside from these, you can post comments and content, as well as create subreddits.

The desktop version of Reddit has a history feature that allows you to view the most recent posts. On the mobile version of the app, you can also access the same feature. There are a few things to remember about the history feature, though.

First, you must sign in to the app. To do this, enter your username and password. Next, tap on the drop-down arrow next to the username. At the top right corner of the screen, you will see a profile icon. Tap this to open the user menu.

At the bottom of the profile menu, you will see a section called User Settings. This is where you can add accounts, deactivate an account, and change your password. When you have done all of this, you can log out of the app.

Depending on the device, you may need to perform some additional steps to log out of Reddit. For example, on an iPhone, you can either go to Settings and log out, or you can use the “Log Out” option that is located in the bottom left corner of the app. Both options will log you out of the app, but they will not erase your browsing history.

For Android users, logging out is a little more complicated. First, you must select the clear history option. Selecting the Clear History button will clear your history, but it will also prevent you from accessing any Google services associated with your Reddit account. Alternatively, you can also choose Incognito mode, which blocks third-party cookies and downloads. Again, you will need to close the Incognito window to return to normal browsing mode.

Regardless of the device you are using to access the Reddit app, you should make a habit of logging out of your account. Not only is this a security precaution, but it can save you from an overwhelming recovery process should you ever forget your credentials.

It’s important to remember that when logging out of Reddit, your browsing history will not be deleted. That said, you can still clear your browser cache, which improves performance and prevents unwanted ads from appearing.