Nowadays, many people prefer video calls to regular voice calls. They are effortless and convenient because you can see the person you are talking to, even if he/she is far away.
Video calls are now so widespread that many maсOS users have already tried such video conferencing services as Zoom, Houseparty, FaceTime or Join.me.
If you have a preference for any other video conference app except Houseparty, you’d better delete the Houseparty account and uninstall the Houseparty app from your Mac so as not to clog the system.
What is Houseparty app
Houseparty is a private video chat application available on iOS, Android and macOS. The primary purpose of the application is to provide group video chat service, although users can also send text messages on the app. It has gained popularity as more and more people look for the best ways to keep in touch with friends remotely. Thanks to this app, you can have an online party with eight participants, not leaving your own house.
Houseparty allows users to add people they already know through Facebook or their device’s contact list, or add other users who are in your immediate area using the “Near me” option based on your location.
How to delete Houseparty account using a Mac
Houseparty has become a tremendously popular video conferencing app in our time. However, some users may decide to stop using it. Fortunately, it’s not a big deal to delete your Houseparty account with all the profile information.
Since the Houseparty desktop application doesn’t have an “account deletion” option, you should request it by sending an email to [email protected].
Follow these steps to delete the Houseparty account:
- Open your mailbox and start a new email
- Type [email protected] in the To field
- Put “Request to delete Houseparty account” in the Subject field
- Type your request verifying your identity with your full name, Houseparty username, registered email address, phone number
How to uninstall Houseparty from Mac
If you have decided not to use the Houseparty app anymore, we advise you to uninstall it. But please note that you should remove, not only the application itself, whose size is 106.6 MB, but also all its service files that occupy about 75 MB of your disk space.
App Cleaner & Uninstaller is a great help in this task. This app scans your disk and allows you to uninstall any unneeded app along with all its service files in three clicks.
Follow these steps to uninstall Houseparty from your Mac completely:
- Launch App Cleaner & Uninstaller
- Tick Houseparty to mark it for uninstallation
- Click on Uninstall button to uninstall Houseparty completely
When you come to the decision not to use the Houseparty app anymore, you had better delete your Houseparty account and uninstall this app from your Mac completely. Thus, by removing all applications that you do not need in a timely manner, you can maintain your Mac’s performance.
That is why we recommend using App Cleaner & Uninstaller. This unique application provides you with a safe and quick way to uninstall apps. Moreover, App Cleaner & Uninstaller will also help you:
- delete all service files from previously incorrectly uninstalled apps
- reset applications to start using them from the very beginning
- disable startup programs
- and manage system and browser extensions
FAQ about Houseparty
Houseparty is a private video chat application available on iOS, Android and MacOS. The main purpose of the application is a group video chat, although users can also send text messages on the app.
Houseparty can be used on iOS, Android, macOS or as an extension for Google Chrome if you are a Windows user.
The app alerts you every time your friends open the app and enter the “house” to inform you that they are ready to chat with you and vice versa: when you open your app your friends are alerted.
Houseparty is a free to use app. Some in-app purchases are available but they are not necessary for simple communication with friends.