How to Cancel Hulu Subscription and Delete Your Hulu Account

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February 2, 2024

Hulu allows you to cancel your subscription at any time and easily renew it if you decide to return later. If you want a temporary break from TV, you can pause your subscription for up to 12 weeks. Additionally, Hulu provides the option to delete your account along with your personal information, but you need to cancel your subscription before requesting the account deletion. If you’re considering deleting your Hulu account, check this article for detailed procedures.

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Related: How to View Your Hulu Watch History

How to cancel your Hulu subscription

If you have an active Hulu subscription, you will need to cancel before you can request to delete your account. Follow the steps below to cancel your Hulu subscription.

  1. Go to Hulu.com on a computer or mobile browser and log in to your Hulu account.
  2. Click your profile icon in the top right corner and select Account on the drop-down menu.
Hulu account

  1. On the Manage Your Account page, select Cancel under Your Subscription.
cancel your hulu subscription

  1. Next, you may be presented with the option to pause your subscription — select Continue to Cancel if you’re not interested, and select Cancel Subscription.
continue to cancel

Once your cancellation is completed, you’ll maintain access to Hulu until the end of your current billing cycle without any further charges. However, if you cancel your Hulu subscription during your trial period, please note that you’ll lose access to Hulu immediately.

How to delete your Hulu account

You can request Hulu to delete your account along with the personal information they have collected or maintained about you and your account. Keep in mind that once the deletion is carried out, you will lose all your account settings and preferences, and won’t be able to log in again. Please be aware that this action is irreversible.

If you wish to proceed with deleting your Hulu account, follow the steps provided below. Ensure that you have canceled your Hulu subscription.

  1. Log in at Hulu.com on a browser and click your profile icon > Account.
  2. Scroll down on the Manage Your Account page, and select California Privacy Rights under the Privacy And Settings section.
California-Privacy-Rights

  1. Select Start Deletion in the section titled Right to Delete.
start deletion
  1. Choose one of the following and click the START DELETION button.
    • Delete my account now or
    • Delete my account later
start account deletion

Please note that if you are billed through a third party such as Apple or Spotify, you might need to cancel your Hulu subscription through that third party before proceeding with the account deletion process on Hulu.

How to delete a Hulu profile

If you’re a Hulu account holder and wish to remove a profile used by someone else without deleting your entire Hulu account, follow the instructions provided here.

  1. Visit Hulu.com using a computer or mobile browser and log in to your Hulu account.
  2. Click on your profile icon located in the top right corner, then choose Manage Profiles from the drop-down menu.
manage profile

  1. All the profiles under your account are listed. Tap the profile you want to delete.
edit profile

  1. In the Edit Profile pop-up window, select Delete Profile, and confirm your selection.
delete profile

Before you proceed to delete a profile, it’s important to note that this action is irreversible, and once a profile is deleted, it cannot be recovered. Remember that the primary profile cannot be deleted, but you can always edit it if necessary.

How to delete your Hulu account but keep downloads?

Hulu allows you to download movies and TV shows with the Hulu No Ads plan, but there are many restrictions, and most importantly, if you cancel your subscription, you can no longer watch the downloaded content.

Luckily, with the professional Pazu Hulu Video Downloader, you can download any Hulu movies and TV shows on Windows and Mac with both Hulu (With Ads) and Hulu (No Ads) plans. The downloaded videos are saved in MP4 format, allowing you to continue watching them even after deleting your Hulu account. You can play these videos on any MP4-supported device and media player, all without encountering any ads. Furthermore, the downloader comes with a built-in Hulu web player, so you don’t need to install the Hulu app.,

Follow the steps below to learn how to download Hulu movies and TV shows as MP4 files and enjoy them on any MP4-supported device:

Step 1. Run Pazu Hulu Video Downloader on your Mac or Windows.

Download, install and launch Pazu Hulu Video Downloader on your Mac or Windows. Log in your Hulu account and choose hulu.com, hulu.jp or hulu.jp/store.

Hulu Downloader

Select a profile.

choose Hulu profile

Step 2. Search Hulu movies/TV shows to download.

Enter the movie/TV show title in the search field.

search Hulu videos

Or copy and paste the link of the movie/TV show from the Hulu website. Then click the Search icon.

copy and paste the link

Step 3. Choose video format/quality

Click the Settings icon to change:

  • Video format: MP4 or MKV
  • Video codec: H264 or H265
  • Audio language: English, French, German, Japanese, Spanish, Chinese
  • Subtitle language: English, French, German, Japanese, Spanish, Chinese
  • Subtitle type: Embedded subtitles, Independent subtitles, Hardcoded subtitles
  • Interface languages: English, French, German, Japanese, Spanish, Chinese
Hulu to MP4

Step 4. Start to download Hulu videos

Click the Download icon next to Modern Family to choose the season and episodes you want to download.

download Hulu TV show

Then click the Download button in the bottom right corner to download Modern Family to your computer.

download Hulu TV show to MP4

Click the History menu to view all downloaded videos. Click the folder icon to quickly locate the Hulu videos in MP4 or MKV format, then you can play them anywhere you want even without Hulu.

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