Before getting to the heart of this tutorial and explaining, in detail, how to delete a Netflix account, it is necessary to make a necessary premise. In fact, it will be useful to know that the famous video streaming service provides for automatic deletion of accounts afterwards 10 months from the cancellation of the subscription.
This means that, to cancel your Netflix account, simply deactivate the automatic renewal of the subscription and wait for its automatic deletion. That said, if your intention is to immediately end your Netflix experience and don't want to wait for automatic deletion after 10 months of inactivity, you can contact Netflix via email and request deletion of your account. Here are all the details.
How to deactivate Netflix subscription
Deactivate your Netflix subscription is the first operation necessary to proceed with the cancellation of your account on the famous video streaming service.
To proceed from a computer, connected to the official Netflix site, click on the button Log in located at the top right, enter the data associated with the account you wish to delete in the fields Email or phone number and Password and press pulsating Log in, to login.
Now, click on theimage associated with your profile, at the top right, select the option Account from the menu that appears e, in the newly opened page, locate the section Subscription and billing. Then press on the buttons Cancel subscription e Complete the disdetta And that's it.
If, on the other he, you prefer to disable the automatic renewal of your subscription from a smartphone or tablet, you should know that it is not possible to do this through the Netflix application. However, you can succeed in your intent using the browser installed on your mobile device (eg. Chrome your eroid or Safari on iPhone / iPad) and putting into practice the instructions I gave you previously to deactivate the Netflix subscription from a computer.
Complete the cancellation of your Netflix subscription, you will be able to continue to access the content of your interest until the end of the current billing period. To find out more, I leave you to my guide on how to cancel Netflix.
How to delete a Netflix profile
Be your intention è delete a Netflix profile (therefore one of the profiles set up for viewing the contents on the platform and not the account as a whole) by leaving your subscription active, you will be happy to know that the procedure to succeed in your intent is simple and fast.
To delete a Netflix profile from your computer, connect to the official website of the service e, if you have not set automatic access, click on the button Log in, top right. Then enter your login credentials in the fields Email or phone number and Password and firstly your pulse Log in, to login.
In the new screen that appears, choose the option Manage profiles, fai clic onl'icona della pencil for the profile you want to delete, press the button Eliminate profilo and confirm your intention, to delete the profile in question.
If you prefer to delete a Netflix profile from smartphones and tablets, start the service app for Android or iOS / iPadOS, log in to your account (if you haven't already done so) e, on the Chi vuole will I save Netflix?, click on the option Modification. Once this is done, locate the Profile you want to delete, press on the relative icon of the pencil and do tap on pulsating Delete, to proceed with its elimination.
If, on the other he, you are already logged into your account and have already selected the viewing profile, tap on the option Other located in the menu at the bottom, click on the item Manage profiles and proceed with the cancellation of the profile of your interest, as I indicated in the previous lines.
How to permanently delete a Netflix account
As mentioned in the introductory lines of this guide, it is also possible permanently delete a Netflix account without waiting for its automatic cancellation after 10 months of inactivity. In this case, all you need to do is disable the automatic renewal of the subscription and then send an email to the address firstname.lastname@example.org, requesting the immediate deletion of your account and related data.
To proceed, log in to your inbox, click on the button to create a new message e, first, make sure that the email address you are using to contact Netflix is the same one associated with the account you intend to delete. In fact, you should know that it is not allowed to send a cancellation request from an email address other than the one associated with the account to be deleted. In this case, the request will not be considered by the Netflix staff.
That said, enter the address email@example.com in the field dedicated to the recipient of the message and type thesubject "Immediate account closure" in the appropriate field. Now, in the body of the message, enter your request, click on the button for send the message And that's it. If you're having trouble, my guide on how to send an email might be helpful.
How do you say? Would you like to permanently delete your Netflix account from your smartphone or tablet? Also in this case, I am sorry to tell you that it is not possible to proceed in complete autonomy but it is necessary to repeat the procedure I indicated in the previous paragraphs.
For example, if you are wondering how to delete a Netflix account from iPhoneavvia Mail (or the app you use to manage your inbox), tap the button for I will create a new messaggio, enter the address firstname.lastname@example.org in the field dedicated to the recipient of the message and specify theobject of the email in the appropriate field, then enter your request in the body of the message and press the button for send the email. Semplice, see?
How to remove a Netflix account from the TV
Per remove a Netflix account from the TV, all you need to do is access your account settings and select the option to log out.
Then take the TV remote control and launch the Netflix application. On the main screen of your account, tap on left directional key on the remote control, to display the main menu of the application, and select the option Settings. In the new screen that appears, tap on the item Log out of your account and choose the option Yes, to confirm your intention and log out of your Netflix account.
At this point, if you want to log in with another account, select the item Log in visible on the Netflix main screen and enter the account details you intend to use in the fields Email address and Password.
How do you say? In the field dedicated to the email address, do you still see the data associated with the account from which you previously logged out? In that case, just press the button Previous and enter the new data. For the detailed procedure, I leave you to the guide on how to change Netflix account on Smart TV.