How to Delete Your Facebook Account Permanently

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In this guide, we’ll discuss different methods of how to delete your Facebook account permanently.

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We recommend that you log into your account and save all the media you hold dear to save them from being deleted forever.

Preparation

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STEP 1: Tap the Ellipses on the Left Sidebar

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Click on your profile picture in the top-right corner of the page to reveal a drop-down menu with options.

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STEP 2: Click Settings & Privacy

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Click the Settings & Privacy option, which is typically the first-listed option located below your profile banner. A sub-menu should open, revealing new options. Click on Settings to open the Settings & Privacy Page.

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STEP 3: Click on Your Facebook Information

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Click on Your Facebook information on the left-side options panel of your screen. Navigate to where it says Deactivation and deletion in the list of options.

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STEP 4: Deactivation and Deletion

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Navigate to where it says View next to Deactivation and deletion, and click this option.

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STEP 5: Permanently Delete Account

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Click Delete account on the bottom right-hand corner of your screen.

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