How to Delete Yahoo Email Account?
Make sure to back up your contacts and cancel any active paid active services. Once you have deleted your account permanently, your Yahoo email will be diminished and entirely removed after a few days.
Proceed with the steps given below to do how to delete Yahoo email account.
Removing Yahoo email account permanently from browser:
- Step 1: Open your browser and go to the official Yahoo page.
- Step 2:Navigate to the Terminating page and enter your email address and password of the Yahoo email account which you want to delete permanently. Then, click on the Sign In button.
- Step 3:Read the information on the Terminating Your Yahoo! Account page and type the password of your Yahoo email account to confirm your identity to remove your account.
- Step 4:Enter the verification captcha code displayed on the screen to confirm you are a human. If you can’t view the code clearly, click on the Try a new code link.
- Step 5:Select the Terminate this Account option to remove your Yahoo account permanently.
- Step 6:You will receive a confirmation message as “Yahoo! Account Terminated.”
- Step 7:Your Yahoo Account data will be deleted within 90 days.
Steps to open the Yahoo Terminate page:
- Step 1:Go to the Settings on the top-right corner and select the Help option from the list.
- Step 2:Type “Delete account” in the search section and press the Enter key.
- Step 3:Select the Close your Yahoo account option from the displayed list.
- Step 4:You can click the “Go to the “Terminating your Yahoo account” page to open the Terminate page.
Removing Yahoo email from the application:
- Step 1:Follow the steps given below to remove only the Yahoo account from the app.
- Step 2:Launch the Yahoo Mail application and tap on the Menu icon on the top-left corner of the screen.
- Step 3:Select the Manage Accounts tab and select your Yahoo account.
- Step 4:Touch on the Edit option at the top-right corner.
- Step 5:Tap on the Remove button highlighted in red next to your Yahoo account.
- Step 6:Touch Remove to delete your Yahoo account from your smartphone app.