Well, I had 12 Gmail accounts and there was a time when I was so confused with them. I didn’t even know which of my account is linked to my Facebook.
So, I had to delete a couple of accounts and this is how I did it. I’ve listed the steps and you have to follow the same steps to delete your account.
I’ve shown the steps for both Computer/Laptop and on Mobile phone. The steps are quite similar for both.
So without wasting any time let’s jump right in.
Steps for deleting Gmail account on Laptop or Computer
Go to Gmail.com
Go to Gmail.com and Login with your id which you want to delete.
After you open it the following screen will appear.
This is the home screen of my Gmail account.
At the top right corner you can see a small icon. For your account the icon will be different.
Now you need to click on that icon and then this screen will appear.
Click on Manage your Google Account.
You can see different options here, jjst go to Privacy and Personalization tab and there
Click on Manage your data and personalization.
After you click that option this tab will appear.
Now scroll down this page unless you find the option of Download delete or make a plan for your data.
Here you can see the option of Delete a service or your Account.
Click on it.
Now this screen will open up.
There it is, Click on Delete your Google account option
The system will ask you for Password for verifying and then your account will be deleted.
The system also provides the option to download the data related to your account before deleting.
Also, you can also retrieve your account within few days after deleting the account.
This is how you delete you Gmail account on a laptop or a PC, we’ll follow quite similar steps on the mobile phone also
Steps for deleting Gmail account on Mobile Phone
If you’re using mobile phone you can delete the account using similar steps by simply going to the browser and visiting gmail.com
And if you’re using Gmail app then these are the steps.
Open Gmail App
Open Gmail app and here also you can see an icon at the top right corner.
Click on the icon.
Now click on Manage your Gmail Account.
Now Click on Manage your data and Personalisation under Privacy and personalisation tab.
After you click on it this page will appear.
Now scroll down until you find Download delete option.
Now Click on Delete a service or your account.
Click Delete your Gmail account,
Now system will ask for your password to verify it’s real you. Enter the password and you account will be deleted.
Here also you can download the data related to the account before deleting it and you can retrieve the account within few days after deleting.
This is how you can delete your Gmail account on mobile phone, the steps are almost same for both PC/Laptop or a mobile phone.
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