In this article we will learn how to permanently delete a yahoo email account.
- Sign in to the Yahoo Account you want to delete.
- Go to the account deletion Yahoo! link https://login.yahoo.com/account/delete-user
- You will see in a page all the related info, read it and when you are ready click on Continue.
- Confirm you are the account owner and that you are terminating you account then click on Yes, terminate this account.
- Deactivation process will be about 40 days.
Recover deleted account
- To recover a deleted account you have to sign in again in the 40 days period. After that your yahoo account will be deleted permanently.
If you only want to update your account settings, go to the following link: https://help.yahoo.com/kb/SLN27853.html