On the advice of your friends, you too have signed up to Ask.fm, the notorious social network of questions. After a few weeks of testing, however, you realized that this service is not for you; you don't like it and therefore would like a he to delete your account.
Well, let me tell you, you've come to the right place at the right time! With today's tutorial, in fact, we will discover together how to disable and how to delete ask account in the easiest and fastest way possible. In both cases it is child's play but you have to underste the differences between the two procedures: deactivating an account on Ask means temporarily closing your profile - hiding it from the public eye - reserving the opportunity to reopen it at any time. . Closing an account means completely eliminating your data from the social network and not being able to retrace your steps (after 30 days all account data is automatically deleted).
All clear? Well, then I would say not to get lost in small talk and to take action immediately. Below you will find explained step by step how to deactivate or close an Ask account both from PC and from smartphone / tablet. You just have to take five minutes of free time and follow the instructions below. Enjoy the reading!
Deactivate Ask account from PC
To deactivate your Ask.fm account from a PC, connect to the main page of the service and log in to your personal profile (if necessary). Then click on thegear collocata in alto a destra, select the tab Account from the page that opens and click on the item Deactivate account.
At this point, type the Password of your account on Ask.fm in the appropriate text field, presses the button Deactivate account And that's it. If you signed up for Ask using your Facebook profile or your Twitter profile, you will need to type in the password you use to access the latter.
Mission accomplished! Your account is now deactivated and no other Ask.fm users can view it. In case of second thoughts, no problem, you can reactivate your profile at any time by connecting to Ask - or by starting the Ask.fm application on your mobile - and logging into your account.
Deactivate Ask account from smartphone
If you prefer, you can also deactivate your Ask account from your smartphone. All you have to do is open the browser (eg Chrome on Android and Safari on iPhone), connect to ask.fm and log in to your personal profile.
Once logged in, press the icon oflittle man located at the top center to access the account management page. Then select the icon of thegear located at the bottom right and "tap" on the icon business card located at the top right.
At this point, press on the voice Deactivate account, type the password of your Ask account (or that of your Facebook / Twitter account if you signed up for the service through one of these two social networks) and press the button Deactivate account but I will complete the procedure.
Delete Ask account (from PC and smartphone)
Don't want to deactivate your Ask profile but delete it completely? In this case you must contact Ask.fm technical support and expressly request the deletion of your account. To contact Ask.fm technical support, connect to this web page and fill out the form on it.
In the field Contact Info you must enter your name and your email address; in Summary you have to type the subject of your request for help, while in Details you have to write the body of the message (in English). Finally, select the item I want to leave Ask.fm give menu to tendin Inquiry Type and send your account cancellation request by clicking on the button Finish which appears below.
From the moment your cancellation request is accepted, your account will be closed forever and within 30 days all your data will be deleted from Ask.fm.
Disconnect Ask.fm from Facebook and Twitter
After taking steps to delete Ask account, linked to Facebook and Twitter and disconnect your social profiles from the service. It is not a meatory operation, it is totally optional, but I still advise you to do it ... after all, why let a service poke its nose into your data if you no longer intend to use it ?! Indeed, do you know what I'm telling you? Take the opportunity to jump and also disable other services, in addition to Ask, which you no longer use and do not need to be still connected to your social accounts.
To disconnect Ask.fm from your profile Facebook, connected to the home page of the social network, presses on arrow collocata in alto a destra and seleciona la voce Settings from the menu that appears. On the page that opens, select the icon Applications from the left sidebar, move the mouse pointer to the icon of Ask.fm and click on "x" which appears next to the latter.
On smartphones and tablets, the same operation can be carried out by pressing the ad icon hamburger located on the home screen of the Facebook app and selecting the items Quick Links to Privacy> Other Settings> Applications from the menus that open.
To disconnect Ask.fm from your profile Twitterinstead, connected to the home page of the social network from a PC, click on your profile photo collocata in alto a destra and seleciona la voce Settings from the menu that appears. On the page that opens, select the item App from the left sidebar, locate the icon of Ask.fm and click on the button Revoke access placed next to the latter.