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How do I permanently delete my account from Facebook

How do I permanently delete my account from Facebook

How do I delete my Facebook account permanently using the browser

To permanently delete your Facebook account using a browser, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the site Facebook And log in to your account.
  2. Click the “Menu” icon in the upper right corner of the page, then click “Settings & Privacy.”
  3. In the left menu, click “Your Facebook Information.”
  4. Click “Deactivate and Delete,” then select “Permanently Delete Account.”
  5. Follow the instructions to confirm deletion of your account.

It is important to note that once your account is deleted, it cannot be recovered. Make sure you want to permanently delete your account before continuing.

Additionally, keep in mind that it may take up to 90 days to completely delete your account and all of your information from Facebook's systems. During this time, your account will be deactivated and will not be visible to other users.

Delete your Facebook account permanently using the app

To permanently delete your Facebook account using the Facebook app, follow these steps:

  1. Open the Facebook app on your device and log in to your account.
  2. Tap the “Menu” icon in the bottom right corner of the screen, then tap “Settings & Privacy.”
  3. Click on “Your Facebook Information.”
  4. Tap “Deactivate and Delete,” then tap “Permanently Delete Account.”
  5. Follow the instructions to confirm deletion of your account.

It is important to note that once your account is deleted, it cannot be recovered. Make sure you want to permanently delete your account before continuing.

Additionally, keep in mind that it may take up to 90 days to completely delete your account and all of your information from Facebook's systems. During this time, your account will be deactivated and will not be visible to other users.

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How to backup Facebook data

To back up your Facebook data, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the Facebook website and log in to your account.
  2. Click the “Menu” icon in the upper right corner of the page, then click “Settings & Privacy.”
  3. In the left menu, click “Your Facebook Information.”
  4. Under “Your Facebook Information,” click “Download Your Information.”
  5. In the Download Your Information window, select the type of information you want to include in the backup, such as posts, photos, and videos. You can also choose the time range of data you want to include.
  6. Click “Create File” to start the process of creating your backup file. It may take some time to create the file, depending on the amount of data you have.
  7. Once the file is ready, you will receive a notification from Facebook. Click the Download button to download the file to your computer.

It is important to note that the backup file will only include data that is currently available on Facebook. If you delete any data from your account, it will not be included in the backup file.

How to unlink Facebook from apps and websites

To unlink your Facebook account from apps and websites, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the Facebook website and log in to your account.
  2. Click the “Menu” icon in the upper right corner of the page, then click “Settings & Privacy.”
  3. In the left menu, click “Apps & Websites.”
  4. In the “Apps, websites, and games” section, tap “Edit.”
  5. Under “Apps, Websites, and Games,” you'll see a list of apps and websites that you've linked to your Facebook account. To unlink an app or website, click the Remove button next to it.
  6. A pop-up window will appear asking you to confirm unlinking. Click “Remove” to unlink the app or website from your Facebook account.

It's important to note that unlinking your Facebook account from an app or website will not delete the app or website or any data you've shared with it. It will simply disconnect your Facebook account from the app or website, so it can't access your Facebook data or post on your behalf.