Do you want to delete Skype account permanently?
Are you confused how to delete Skype account? It is quite difficult to delete Skype because Microsoft makes it incredibly difficult. But Don’t worry still you can delete your account permanently.
Before You Delete your Skype account permanently
Before you delete your account you must remember the following things :
Unlink Microsoft account
- Log in to your Skype account at Skype.com in your web browser.
- Go to account details: Scroll down and click Account setting button under the Setting and Preference heading.
- Click the Unlink button next to your Microsoft account.
- Note: In case there is Not Linked option rather than Unlink option. Don’t worry your Skype account has not been linked to your Microsoft account. In this case you can skip number 4 and safely proceed to number 5.
- A confirmation message appear where you have to click continue to confirm the action. After confirmation your Skype account should be unlinked from Microsoft account.
Cancel Skype Subscription
- Log in to your account.
- Go to setting on your account; click the subscription you want to cancel.
- Tap Cancel Subscription button to continue.
- Click “thanks but no thanks, I still want to cancel” button to confirm your subscription cancellation.
How can you delete Skype account on Desktop (Windows or Mac)?
- Go to Skype.com on your web; Login to your account.At the top left corner, click your Skype Name.
- After clicking the pop up appears, scroll down and click the setting.
- In setting scroll down and tap “Close your account” button.
- Verify your Skype Id and Password to continue.
- Ready to Close Window appears, read carefully and understand what you would lose when your account is deleted.
- Tap Next button to continue.
- Select the reason for your account deletion.
- Tap Mark account for Closure button to continue.
Once you request for deletion is submitted, Skype take some time to delete your Skype account permanently.
How to delete Skype account from Mobile or iOS?
- Launch Skype on your phone
- Click your Skype Name
- Go to Settings by tapping the Gear symbol on the upper right corner.
- Click Account and Profile and afterward close your account
- Confirm your id and password to continue
- Go through the list and tap Next
- Mark the check boxes and record the Reason
- Click “Mark account for closure” button.