Hummingbird is a caching and performance plugin with over 70k active installs, but the plugin can cause issues and does not work well as a page caching plugins.
The plugin deactivation in Hummingbird will not delete the advanced-cache.php drop in it adds, nor will it remove the constant added into your site wp-config.php.
The file to remove if you no longer want to use Hummingbird and use another lightweight solution is;
wp-cache.php in the wp-content/wphb-cache folder. You can delete the wphb-cache folder from the wp-content folder on the site server.
The other file that Hummingbird will create is;
The constant to remove in the wp-config.php file is the following;
define('WP_CACHE', true); // Added by WP Hummingbird
Hummingbird plugin on uninstall will remove the created options it sets on activation.
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To ensure all Hummingbird data is removed during uninstall, go to the following admin menu in wp-admin;
Hummingbird > Settings > Data & Settings