How Do I Delete My Gmail Account Everlastingly?
If you no longer need or use your Gmail account, it is best to delete it permanently to keep it from accessed further. Follow our guidelines to delete your account forever. It does not matter the reasons you have whether it is because you want to get rid of that embarrassing email address you made years ago – or you have upgraded to a different email provider.
Deleting the email account everlastingly is quite simple. However, there is an option to delete your Gmail account and retain access to other media platforms.
Just follow the steps down below to delete your Gmail account forever:
Step 1: Go to the Google login page.
Step 2: Log in to the account with your credentials.
Step 3: In the top right corner of the screen with an icon made up in dots 3×3 square, click on that and select Account in the top left corner of the drop-down menu.
Step 4: Next, you will proceed to a new page. Under the list of options on the left side of the screen, select the option of Data &Personalization.
Step 5: Scroll down until you get the box titled “Download, delete or make a plan for your data.”
Step 6: Next, select the third option displayed “Delete a service or your account.”
Step 7: At this point, you can select one of two options: Delete your Google service or Delete your Google Account.
To Delete a Google Service, follow the steps down below:
Step 1: Deleting a Google service means you have chosen specific aspects of your account while leaving others. This option allows you to delete your Gmail account, however, retaining access to other services – such as YouTube. If it is what you prefer, select the option “Delete a Service.”
Step 2: You will proceed to the login page where you need to sign in with your credentials.
Step 3: You can select which service you would like to delete. Besides Gmail, select the trash can icon.
Step 4: A pop-up screen will come up with all the details of what will be deleted.
Step 5: Confirm by choosing the Delete Gmail.
To delete your Google Account, Keep follows the steps down below:
Step 1: Deleting a Google account means, you will permanently delete your Google account and all your information as email addresses, photos, etc. and the services attached to the account.
Step 2: Select the Delete your account, if you prefer to proceed with this option.
Step 3: You will proceed to the Sign-in page; there you need to log in the account with your credentials.
Step 4: There will be a list of items that you want to delete includes your Google drive, photos, Gmail account, YouTube account, Chrome synchronized bookmarks, Google play apps, many more.
Step 5: At the bottom of the screen, you will be required to check two boxes that confirm you are responsible for any outstanding charges linked to your account. Finally, confirming that you want to delete the account and all of the information associated with your account.
A few things you must understand:
- Deleting Gmail account will not free up your username to use it again by yourself or someone else.
- The emails you sent will still exist in recipients’ inboxes until and unless they have also deleted their accounts.
- You must know that, in case you changed your mind after deleting your account, a Window opportunity of a few weeks will be there to recover your account.
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