How to delete Google account is one great question most people don’t find an answer to. It is very easy to delete Google account. But first, you should understand that whenever you delete Google account, you are automatically revoked the authority you have on Google services that you have access and authority over before.
To delete Google account, you must be absolutely sure this is what you really wanted because it is a no going back procedure. Before we go into how to delete Google account, let’s understand what Google account and services are and how to create the account.
Google account and services
The Google account is a user account needed to be granted authority and access to various Google services. Google account is very useful nowadays and I still wonder why anyone will want to delete Google account. Most devices now a day needs a Google account if you want to enjoy its full functionality. There is even TV that requires a Google account. If you want to read more about Google account and how to connect your device, you can follow this link
There are a lot of Google services out there. Though not all Google services requires a Google account to access. You can access the following Google services without a Google account.
- Google search page
- Google maps
- Google books
- And so much more
Here are other Google services available
- Google Web History
- Google Ad Words
- Google Drive
- Google Calendar
- Google Hangouts
- Google Wallet
- Google Finance
- Google Groups
- Google News
- Google Alerts
- Google Sites
- Google Photos
How to delete Google account
For those that still want to delete their Google account, I just wanted you to know the services that you will be missing. But if you insist, then let’s get started with the guide. Once again I will want you to know that deleting your Google account will revoke all your authorities over Google services.
- From a browsing device log in to your Google account
- Then select or click on My Account
- Click on account preferences
- Select the delete Google account
- You can delete a particular service or your Google account
- Make sure you review what you are about doing because there is no going back
- Follow the instructions then delete
What can I do if this procedure to delete Google account is not in my account preference
Don’t be surprised if these procedures are not available in your account. It is absolutely possible that is because you are not responsible for the account opening. For Google accounts that were opened by organizations or companies, you will have to contact your admin to get that done for you.
Good luck in doing that.