How to Disable A Facebook Account




Did you recognize Facebook permits you to momentarily deactivate your account? This allows you to quit others from watching your account as well as content, without in fact erasing any one of your info. If you ever want to return to Facebook in the future, you can reactivate your account by logging right into Facebook with your e-mail address as well as password.

Our guide will reveal you exactly how to deactivate your account from within the Facebook mobile application.

Note: These screenshots were captured in the Facebook application on iphone. Also note, when you deactivate your Facebook account, you can still chat with close friends on Messenger.

How To Disable A Facebook Account



Step 1: Tap the three lines in the bottom-right corner of the display.
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Action 2: Scroll down as well as tap "Setup & Personal privacy."
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Action 3: Faucet "Account Setup."
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Tip 4: Faucet "General.".
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Step 5: Tap "Manage Account.".
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Action 6: Tap "Deactivate." You may be asked to enter your password after doing so.
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Step 7: Scroll down and tap the circle to the left of the choice that best describes why you wish to deactivate your account. You can tap the circle next to "Other, please describe additionally:" if you intend to enter your own factor.

Essential Note: If you pick "This is temporary. I'll be back." Facebook will certainly set your account to instantly reactivate after seven days. This setup can be tailored to anywhere between one as well as seven days, however you can't stop the reactivation from happening. If you don't want your account to instantly reactivate, you'll need to pick a different selection for why you're deactivating your account.
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Tip 8 (optional): Depending on your option, a window may show up describing how you can deal with the problem without deactivating your account. If you wish to proceed with the deactivation procedure, faucet "Close.".
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Step 9 (optional): When you deactivate your account, you might still obtain e-mails from Facebook pertaining to points like event invites and also pictures you've been identified in. Tap the box to the left of "Opt out of obtaining future e-mails from Facebook" to stop Facebook from sending these e-mails.
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Step 10: Scroll down to the bottom of the display and also faucet "Deactivate." This will certainly log you out of the Facebook application as well as deactivate your account.
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