Delete Twitter

How To Delete Your Twitter Account

Millions of people sign into Twitter every day. But, there may come a time when Twitter users decide they no longer want to keep their account active. When this happens, you will need to decide whether to delete the account permanently or just stop using it. Twitter offers many benefits, as it allows users to keep up with news, reach out to friends and family members and meet new people. So, do you really want to permanently delete your account, it is established after all?

Stopping Harassment

You do not need to delete your account, if you are experiencing harassment from another user. In fact, you can just block that person, by opening up the individual’s profile and clicking on the “gear icon” for android or iOS to bring up an expanded menu. The menu consists of a variety of options, including a “Block” feature, which you will need to click on. This will bring up a confirmation screen. Just confirm the action by clicking on the “Block” feature. Now, you will be directed to what is known as a “block list” that contains the profiles of all the people you have blocked.

Remove The Deletion Queue

Once you delete your Twitter account, you will have 30 days to decide whether you want to permanently block it. Twitter offers this delay, because many users have taken the action to block their account, but later regretted their decision. If you go through the process of permanently blocking your account and change your mind, you can simply stop the process by logging back into your account.

How To Delete Twitter From Windows

To delete Twitter from Windows, you will need to make sure there are no Twitter-related programs running, before you begin the process. To do this, you will need to access the “System Tray” located on the bottom right corner of the screen. It the Twitter icon is present, just right click on it with your mouse and then select the features “Quit/Exit/Close” to fully close the program.

The next step involves right clicking on the taskbar and selecting “Task Manager.” In the Processes tab, you should see a “Processes” that is associated with Twitter, select and click the “End Task” feature.

Now to uninstall the Twitter for Windows 10, you will need to select the “Start” button located on the bottom left corner of the computer screen. Find the “Programs and Features” option and click on it. Just scroll down until you find the Twitter icon. Once you find it tap on it twice to activate the uninstaller. A confirmation screen will appear, just confirm the action to proceed further.

How To Delete The Twitter Program From Mac

To delete Twitter program from Mac, you just need to make sure you are logged into your administrator account. Find the Twitter icon, drag it to the trash and then empty the trash. Your Mac computer will do the rest.

How To Delete Twitter From iOS and Android

The delete the Twitter app from iOS and Android, you just need to turn your phone. Access the “Settings” feature and navigation to the “Applications” setting. Once you reach this point, you will find a list of apps installed on your cellphone. Locate the Twitter app and then click on the “Uninstall” feature. The phone will do the rest.

Before deleting your account, is a good idea to change your Twitter name and email. This will allow you to recreate an account with the same details at a later date. Be sure to follow the above instructions to get the best results. If you have any issues, you can always visit the Twitter website.

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