How do I delete an e-mail account or address?

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Delete an email account from Mail and Calendar apps
If you have any paid services associated with your Yahoo! Was this information helpful? Use your username and password to log on to your Google page if you want to delete your Gmail account. Share Share on Facebook. How can we improve it? Any email messages that were imported into Outlook on the web will still be there after you remove the email account.

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How to Delete an Email Account

In either the Mail or Calendar apps, choose Settings in the lower-left corner. If you're using a phone or tablet, choose More at the bottom of the page to see the Settings option. Choose Manage Accounts , and then choose the account that you want to remove. If you don't see the Delete account option, you're probably trying to remove the default email account added when you logged on to Windows You can turn off email from this account instead. The Delete account option removes the account from the Mail and Calendar apps, but does not affect the account itself.

For example, if you remove an Outlook. If you want to disable email for an account, either because you can't delete the default account or because you only want to use an account for your calendar, you can modify the sync settings for the account.

Choose Manage Accounts , and then choose the account you no longer want to receive email from. Choose Change mailbox sync settings , then scroll down to Sync options. Account Key instead of a password, you must first disable the Account Key. Review this Yahoo support document for more information. If you have children with Yahoo accounts, and yours is the Parental account, you must close the Child accounts first, and the Parental account after. You will automatically re-activate your account if you sign into it again within the "hold period" of 40 days.

This time period is extended to 90 days in Australia and New Zealand and days in Brazil and Taiwan. After this hold period, your account and its associated data will be permanently deleted. These instructions only work with Outlook , , and How do I delete an e-mail account or address?

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If they are there, you can delete all of that account's email messages from Outlook on the web after you remove your account and you'll still have a copy of them at your email provider. If they aren't there, after you remove the account, you might want to store your email messages in a folder in Outlook on the web instead of deleting them. If you want to disable email for an account, either because you can't delete the default account or because you only want to use an account for your calendar, you can modify the sync settings for the account. Deleting a Yahoo Mail account means not only that your emails will be removed and you'll lose access to your account, but you'll also no longer have access to your My Yahoo settings, your Flickr account and photos, and other data stored in .