There are many reasons you may have come to delete your skype account. Maybe you don’t like your username, have someone stalking you, or are just trying to get rid of your Skype account. The process for getting deleting a Skype account has never been a straightforward one so it isn’t a hard to get lost in the process.How To Delete A Skype Account Permanently

How To Delete Skype Account Permanently:

Step 1) Firstly, you need to reach to the skype customer support, for this click here. Once done, click on the link, you’ll be redirected to the login page. Enter you skype credentials and sign in.

Step 2) Once you are done signing in, you will be asked the issue for contacting customer service. If you want to close your skype account, select ‘Account and Password’ by clicking on the down arrow.

Step 3) Once the selection is done, a new option will appear asking to choose a related problem. Here, select deleting an account. Once done, hit Next button.

Step 4) You can see two options to have a contact with customer support, choose which suits you better. I’ll suggest you for going for Chat support.

Step 5)  If you click the link Text Chat Support, In the very next page you’ll be asked for few details for yours. Fill them and click next.

Step 6) Here, you can see the button ‘Start Chat’, click on that.

Step 7. But, before you further proceed, make sure your browser doesn’t prevent pop-ups. Because, by default pop-ups windows for this website are off. If the pop-ups are off in your browser, you’ll see a cross(X) icon on the right corner of your address bar. Click over that and you’ll see an option to ‘allow pop-ups for this site?’. Select this option and chat window will open.

Fill necessary details and ask them to delete your account permanently. It may take up 30 days to get your account deleted from the directory but if you are in the urgent need of deleting the account, go for removing your profile information. It may help you become unreachable for the people.

If you are wondering how? Follow the below steps.

Step 1. Sign into your skype account by entering you credentials.

Step 2. Once done, Goto skype> profile> Edit Your Profile.

Step 3. You are now landed to your profile information page. Delete all the information including your phone number, profile picture, email ID and everything which people lead to you.

This way, no one would be able to contact you until your profile is fully deleted. Though, you can not delete your username, thus making people find you on the web. But, they won’t be able to contact you. And if you like, change your status to unavailable or something like that, so that people try not to contact you.

Final Words

Now, you know all the methods possible methods to delete your skype account permanently. Though, deleting is not the only issue. If someone is bothering you on skype or there is any other such privacy  issue, you can block that person or you can put privacy in your account.

But, if you have decided to delete the account, follow the above method and get rid of your skype account completely. Hope you find the post useful. If yes, don’t forget to share it on the social media. Maybe your friends are also looking for such help.