How To Delete Wikipedia Account.
Are you fed up using your Wikipedia account, and as such you wish to cancel (close) or even deactivate your account?
If the above is the case then don’t bother because here is the right place where you can learn how to cancel (close) or even deactivate your account.
There are various reasons why you may wish to delete your Wikipedia account among all of them is email spamming by the company.
Meanwhile, Wikipedia is a free online encyclopedia, created and edited by volunteers around the world and hosted by the Wikimedia Foundation.
How To Delete Wikipedia Account
The usual way to leave Wikipedia is simply to stop editing and abandon your account. A courtesy vanishing may be implemented when a user in good standing decides not to return, and for whatever reason wishes to make their contributions harder to find or to remove their association with their edits.
Note: Courtesy vanishing is discretionary and may be refused.
Users of Wikipedia, have two methods of deleting their account, namely:
- Delete account by email
- Delete your account through their Website.
How To Cancel Your Account By Email
Note, you can delete your account by sending an email to the company, requesting them to delete your account from their database.
Therefore, follow these steps below:
Step 1. Open your email account that is registered with the application or website.
Step 2. Now compose an email and enter the email address [email protected]
Step 3. In the Subject section, type “COURTESY VANISHING”.
Step 4. Now write an email requesting them to delete your account from their database, and to wipe all your information with them, if any.
Here is a SAMPLE on how to write such an email.
Cancel your Account through their Website
Follow these steps below:
Step 1. Log into your wikipedia.org account on any browser of your choice.
Step 2. Click on your USERNAME, which is located at the top right side section of the home page.
Step 3. Now, click on USER PAGE to proceed to edit mode.
Step 4. Click on INSERT and after that on TEMPLATE.
Step 5. Now search for the retired template and then click on ADD TO TEMPLATE.
Step 6. Again, click on INSERT.
Step 7. And finally, click on SAVE PAGE to cancel your account on Wikipedia.org
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