Discord is a popular messaging and voice chat platform used by gamers and communities alike. However, if you no longer wish to use Discord or have multiple accounts, you may want to delete your account. In this article, we will guide you through the steps to delete your Discord account.
Before You Delete
Before you delete your Discord account, it’s important to note that this action is permanent and cannot be undone. All of your messages, servers, and personal information will be deleted. Additionally, if you have Nitro or a subscription, make sure to cancel it before deleting your account to avoid any future charges.
Steps to Delete Your Discord Account
- Log into your Discord account on the web or desktop app.
- Click on the gear icon next to your username in the bottom left corner.
- Select “My Account” from the menu on the left.
- Scroll down and click on “Delete Account” at the bottom of the page.
- Enter your password to confirm the deletion.
- Click on “Delete Account” again to confirm.
If you have the Discord app installed on your computer, you may also want to uninstall it after deleting your account. Here’s how to do it:
- Open the Start menu and search for “Control Panel.”
- Click on “Uninstall a program” under the “Programs” section.
- Find Discord in the list of programs and click on it.
- Click on “Uninstall” and follow the prompts to complete the process.
- Open Finder and go to “Applications.”
- Find Discord in the list of applications and drag it to the trash.
- Right-click on the trash and select “Empty Trash.”
Reactivating Your Account
If you change your mind and want to reactivate your Discord account, you have 30 days to do so. After 30 days, your account will be permanently deleted and cannot be recovered. To reactivate your account, simply log in with your previous credentials and your account will be restored.
Deleting your Discord account is a simple process, but make sure you are certain before taking this step. If you have any issues or need further assistance, you can contact Discord’s support team for help. We hope this guide has been helpful in showing you how to delete your Discord account. Happy chatting!