How do I delete my Skype account?

A simple 2 step guide for solving this common Skype problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

Before you get started, be sure you have: Username, Password
Hi, if you wish to cancel your account, you should first remove all of the information on your account. Go to your settings menu and edit out any personal information.
After you are signed in, you can now close your account. Just use this link and fill out the form to let them know you would like to close your account and you should be all set.

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After thousands of Skype customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem, along with others, we decide it was high time to publish instructions. Here are just a few examples of the types of questions we were being asked or problems reported by users like you: How do I delete my Skype account?; cannot log in. Get code to change password and tells me it's not valid. ave done this for the past month numerous times; they send a code to my email and i don't get it, tried numerous times, not in my junk mail either; I want * days old video message deleted on both sides; I can't get into my account and I have tried everything and I can't get a new account because I have; Skype dos not recognise gmail adresses, when adding a new contact, WHY?... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 2 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 11 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting Skype. And we tried to include a checklist of information you'll need when you try to fix this yourself. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with this.

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