How to Delete Facebook Account Permanently
To delete your Facebook account permanently, you can follow these steps: How to Delete Facebook Account Permanently
Backup your data (optional): Before deleting your account, you may want to download a copy of your Facebook data. This includes your photos, posts, messages, and other information. To do this, go to Settings & Privacy > Settings > Your Facebook Information > Download Your Information. Follow the instructions to create a backup of your data.
Access the account deletion page: Visit the Facebook account deletion page using the following link: https://www.facebook.com/help/delete_account. You can either copy and paste the link into your web browser or search for “Facebook account deletion” in your preferred search engine and click on the appropriate result.
Confirm deletion request: On the account deletion page, you will see a message stating that deleting your account is a permanent action. Click on the “Delete Account” button to proceed.
After entering your password, complete any security check (such as CAPTCHA or solving puzzles) as requested.
Confirm deletion: Once you’ve entered your password and completed the security check, click on the “Delete Account” button again to confirm the deletion of your Facebook account.
Wait for the account deletion process: Facebook will then initiate the account deletion process. This process may take some time, typically up to 30 days.
Do not log in: To ensure the permanent deletion of your account, avoid logging into Facebook or any apps associated with your Facebook account during the waiting period. Logging in may cancel the deletion request.
Verify deletion: After the waiting period, your Facebook account should be permanently deleted. You can confirm this by attempting to log in. If the deletion was successful, you should receive an error message indicating that the account no longer exists.
Remember that deleting your Facebook account is irreversible, and you will lose access to all your data and information associated with that account. Make sure to backup any important data before proceeding.
How do I delete a Facebook page that was created in error?
To delete a Facebook page that was created in error, you can follow these steps:
Access your Facebook account: Log in to your Facebook account using the credentials associated with the account that has administrative access to the page you want to delete.
Navigate to the page: Go to the Facebook page that you want to delete. You can do this by searching for the page’s name in the Facebook search bar or by clicking on the page’s name if you have it saved or bookmarked.
Go to Page Settings: Once you’re on the page, click on the “Settings” tab located at the top-right corner of the page. It should appear as a gear or three-dot icon.
General settings: In the left-hand menu, click on “General” to access the general settings for the page.
Scroll down to Remove Page: Scroll down the General settings page until you see the “Remove Page” section.
Delete your page: Within the “Remove Page” section, click on the “Permanently delete [Page Name]” link. This will open a confirmation dialog box.
Confirm deletion: In the confirmation dialog box, Facebook will provide a warning message about the permanent deletion of the page. Read the message and make sure you want to proceed with the deletion. If you’re certain, click on the “Delete” button.
Verify deletion: After confirming the deletion, Facebook will initiate the deletion process. The page will be removed permanently. You can confirm this by attempting to access the page. If the deletion was successful, you should see an error message indicating that the page no longer exists.
Please note that you need to have administrative access to the page in order to delete it. If you don’t have administrative access, you’ll need to request access from the page owner or an existing administrator.