A Yahoo! delete account: 5 steps (with pictures)

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A Yahoo! delete account: 5 steps (with pictures)
A Yahoo! delete account: 5 steps (with pictures)

You may be wondering how to cancel your Yahoo! account. It can indeed be difficult to find the right page, because Yahoo! has hidden the page a bit. Follow these steps to permanently delete your Yahoo! account.


Delete Yahoo! Accounts Step 1

Step 1. Sign in to your Yahoo

account. Enter your email address and password. If you can't remember your password, click on the "Forgot ID or password" link.

Delete Yahoo! Accounts Step 2

Step 2. Open the Yahoo

-home page. Scroll down and click the help link at the bottom right of the page. Then click on the "My Account" link.

  • Select "delete account".

  • Click on "Cancel your Yahoo! account".

  • Click on "account termination" in the middle of the page.

    Delete Yahoo! Accounts Step 3

    Step 3. Enter your login details again

    Even if you were already logged in, you now have to enter your details again. This prevents others from deleting your account if you left your mail open somewhere.

    Delete Yahoo! Accounts Step 4

    Step 4. Read the information about terminating your account

    This means, among other things, that from the moment of termination you will no longer have access to services of Yahoo!, such as mail, contacts, Flickr account and more.br>

    If you use paid services from Yahoo! you will have to unsubscribe before you can close your account. Otherwise, you still run the risk of paying after your account has been terminated

    Delete Yahoo! Accounts Step 5

    Step 5. Enter your password

    You must enter your password again for confirmation. You must also complete a CAPTCHA to prove that you are a "real person". Click on "Yes, terminate this account".

    • Your data will be kept by Yahoo! for another 90 days.
    • You cannot undo the deletion of the account.

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