How to delete LinkedIn account

 LinkedIn is unlike any other social media platform available today in the market. On other social media platform, you share your daily life photos, holiday photos, memes, and videos. But LinkedIn is for those who are more professional and carrier oriented. You do have the option to share your pics and videos on LinkedIn but that's just not the only thing you can do on LinkedIn. You can join other people's connections or can create your own connection. 

As I said earlier it's not for everyone as its more in a professional way and you created your account to just have an experience of it and now you want to delete your LinkedIn account, then no worry. Deleting your LinkedIn account is way more simple then you can imagine of.

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Below are the steps that will show you how to delete your LinkedIn account:

How to delete LinkedIn account on Android app:

1) First of all, you need to open your LinkedIn app and log in.

2) After successful login, you will be on the homepage of LinkedIn. Click on your profile picture present at the top left corner of the screen.
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How to delete LinkedIn account



3) Then click on the Settings option.


How to delete LinkedIn account


4) Then Under Account section click on Close account.


How to delete LinkedIn account


5) On the next page give your confirmation to delete your account by clicking on the Continue button.
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How to delete LinkedIn account


6) Then choose your reason why you are deleting your LinkedIn account and click Next.


How to delete LinkedIn account


7) After that enter your password of the account that you want to delete.


How to delete LinkedIn account

8) Click on the Done button.

9) That's all your LinkedIn account is now closed.

Points to be noted:

  • Once your LinkedIn account is closed your username, images, videos, connection, everything will be removed from the LinkedIn server and can't be restored.
  • Other search engines like Google, Bing, Yahoo may still show your account and data. That's because the procedure to update data on their servers takes some time. But no worry that will be updated in a few days.


How to delete your LinkedIn account on a computer:

1) First of all, you need to go to the official website of LinkedIn and log in there.


2) After successful login, you will be taken to the homepage of LinkedIn. There you need to click on your profile picture present at the top right corner of the homepage.
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3) Then click on Settings & Privacy.


How to delete LinkedIn account


4) After that under the Account section click on Account management.



How to delete LinkedIn account


5) Then click on the Change button present at the right side of Closing your LinkedIn account.





6) Then choose your reason why you are deleting your LinkedIn account and click Next.


How to delete LinkedIn account


7) After that enter your password and hit Close account.


How to delete LinkedIn account


8) That's all your LinkedIn account is now closed.

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