Easy steps to delete Yahoo Mail account!!
April 13, 2017 in Technology
Yahoo mail is not able to secure their customer account data. It was again hit with another hacking attack. This is the third time when this type of issue is occurring. Millions of user’s accounts are affected by this data breach. After this data breach, millions of users find unsafe to keep their important information on the Yahoo accounts. So, they start deleting their Yahoo Mail account and moving to another webmail client for the security reasons. If you are also affected by this data breach and thinking to delete a Y! mail account and creating your account on another secure webmail client, then here we are providing you the steps to delete Yahoo mail account. Just follow the steps given below:
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Step 1: Log in to Yahoo account
First, you need to login to your Yahoo account, which you want to delete by entering the Yahoo Sign-in information.
Step 2: Go to Yahoo home page.
Browse down and go to the help link located at the bottom-right corner of the page. Press the My Account link located at the bottom of the page.
• You need to choose “Register or delete account” section in the Account page.
• Click on the “Terminating your Yahoo account link.
• Press the “Account Termination” link located in the middle of the web page.
Step 3: Enter your Yahoo sign-in credentials.
Even if you are already signed in, you still need to sign in again to your Yahoo account. This Sign-in help to avoid accounts from being removed if they’re left logged in somewhere.
Step 4: Carefully read the Account Termination instruction page.
Remember that by terminating your Yahoo account will prohibit you from accessing the services used with the help of that particular Yahoo account. You can’t able to access these services such as Yahoo Mail, Flickr etc.
Ensure to get unsubscribed from all the paid services accessed with the help of Yahoo before terminating it, otherwise, you could still be charged even if your account is deleted.
Step 5: Type your Password
You need to type your Yahoo password again for the confirmation. You also need to enter the CAPTCHA code to prove that you’re not a robot. Press the “Yes, terminate this account” button to delete your Yahoo account successfully.
Note that the deletion process is not reversible and your account will be activated again if you attempt to login to your account within 90 days. To learn more, you need to visit Yahoo helpdesk page