How To Delete An Old Facebook Account Without Password
Last Updated : Nov 16, 2021
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In this article we will show you how to delete an old Facebook account without password, Facebook is a widely used social media platform with about 2 billion users monthly this almost one fourth of the total world population.
Facebook has very useful features which allow users to connect and socialize with their friends and family. It has features like messaging, posting (pictures, videos and thoughts).
To login to Facebook you need a registered email Id and password. We often forget the password of our accounts especially the old ones.
To delete an account you first need to login to that account. Deleting an old account is a good idea because it protects your data from getting misused. You can easily delete your Facebook account if you can login to your account but it gets a little tricky if you do not remember the password.
You do not need to worry if you don’t remember the password of an old account because Facebook allow users to reset their password using their Email id, A code will be sent to your account using which you can reset your password and access your account.
After you regained access to your account you can easily delete your account.
Step By Step Guide On How To Delete An Old Facebook Account Without Password :-
In order to delete your account you will need to reset your password, follow the steps given below to reset your password and delete your account.
- Open the Facebook app. You can download it from Playstore or Appstore. You can also use the Facebook mobile or desktop website for the same.
Now on the opening page you will be asked to enter your email Id and password to login, in your case you don’t have any of that information so tap on Forgot password?
Search for your account, there will be the option to search for your Email but you can also enter your name to search for your account.
Now look to find your account in the list and tap. You will be able to see the account information such as Email id and phone number. Your email will be visible in bits like *********firstname.lastname@example.org. A code will be sent to your email address using which you will be able to reset your password.
Once you have gained access to your account tap on the three parallel lines icon on the right side of the screen.
Scroll down on your profile and press on the settings and privacy option
After clicking on settings you’ll see a Personal and account information option under the account section, Tap on it and it will take you to your account information page
Tap on Account ownership and control in the Account information page
Now you have to click on deactivation and Deletion and then choose to deactivate. You’ll be able to delete your account by entering the password.
To delete your old account you will first need to access your account and to do that you will need to reset your password. You can easily delete your account by following the steps given in this article. I hope this article on how to delete an old Facebook account without password helps you.