How To Delete Facebook Account Permanently
(Updated post on 3 Dec. 2015)
How to delete Facebook Account permanently,erasing all information’s. Facebook is one of the most popular social networking site. With millions of users already registered and thousands (if not more) joining daily.
Facebook users shares photos, music, videos and messages. Many users are either ignorant or very careless about what needs to be shared and what not to be shared. Anything you upload to FB becomes public.
Just deactivating your Facebook account does not delete everything. Your facebook timeline may disappear from Facebook service. People and friends may not be able to search you.
But certain infos like messages you sent, may still be visible. But your timeline information like friends, photos, music files, videos, your interests are all intact and saved by facebook. This is done in-case you may want to reactivate your account.
But if you want to delete Facebook account permanently, wiping out all traces about your account. Follow these simple steps.
How to delete facebook Account Permanently:
- But if you ever decide to go back to facebook again in the future than you may want to Download a copy of your account from facebook. To download, log on to your FB account. Click on this cogwheel type icon.( cogwheel is now replaced with an arrow) click on it and Select “settings”.
- On the left hand menu column click on “General settings”. From the General settings page click on “Download a copy of your Facebook data”. Since this download contains all your timeline information, keep it safe. You can learn more about what info will be included in your download.
But if you think you will never use Facebook again or due to some security reasons you wish to delete facebook account permanently. Than you can request to have your facebook account permanently deleted. But remember you won’t be able to reactivate your account or retrieve anything you have uploaded.
Having said that and you have decided to delete facebook account permanently. You will need to fill up this form. You will have to log on to your account with your facebook credentials.
If you are in a Hurry or to understand better you can watch this short video on how to delete facebook account permanently.
That’s all about How to delete facebook account permanently. I hope such a time will never come, forcing you to delete facebook account permanently.
Hope This TIP was of help.