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11. You deactivate it, then wait thirty days without logging in
Tue Dec 13, 2022, 05:02 PM
Dec 2022

And it will be deleted along with all information associated with it.

Open the official Twitter app on your iPhone or iPad (or head to twitter.com)
Tap your profile picture – or swipe from left to right
Choose Settings and Support then Settings and privacy
Now tap Your account at the top
At the bottom, choose Deactivate your account
Choose a Reactivation period (30 days or 12 months)
Read the disclaimers, tap Deactivate
Enter your password and follow the prompts to delete your account


A fail safe would be to create a random password that you can copy and paste and change your password before deleting it. This will prevent you from being able to log in impulsively before the 30 days are over.
No I'm still planning to fight the bullshit! Initech Dec 2022 #1
I'm with you on that! CaptainTruth Dec 2022 #2
Yeah if we cave, they win! Initech Dec 2022 #9
❤️ ✿❧🌿❧✿ ❤️ Lucinda Dec 2022 #4
I'm with you. revmclaren Dec 2022 #7
I think I signed up for one BillyBobBrilliant Dec 2022 #3
Not sure why people keep asking. brooklynite Dec 2022 #5
It just keeps getting worse ColinC Dec 2022 #6
As previously stated, I've muted the RW voices. brooklynite Dec 2022 #10
At this point it becomes an issue of funding right wing extremism ColinC Dec 2022 #12
I'm not responding to any of the ads so I'm not funding him. brooklynite Dec 2022 #13
And as long as you don't share posts without fact checking them constantly ColinC Dec 2022 #14
How do you delete a Twitter account? Laura PourMeADrink Dec 2022 #8
You deactivate it, then wait thirty days without logging in ColinC Dec 2022 #11
Thanks so much for that. I had looked before and didnt Laura PourMeADrink Dec 2022 #19
Yes mercuryblues Dec 2022 #15
I have joined Post. (Post.news) Ms. Toad Dec 2022 #16
Only reason I've kept it running is I'm watching a replacement project. rogue emissary Dec 2022 #17
Can't delete what I never had. /nt sdfernando Dec 2022 #18
How about if you don't want anything to do with Twitter, you just go right on and do that? Emrys Dec 2022 #20
Yes. I deleted. I will not be an asset to that piece of garbage. nt Maru Kitteh Dec 2022 #21
I logged out of my second attempt at keeping an account, but think I won't ever remember Backseat Driver Dec 2022 #22
I'd do it Genki Hikari Dec 2022 #23
yes, sadly. Elon's "pronoun tweet" was a step too far BlueWaveNeverEnd Dec 2022 #24
After I learned that he used his platform to bully a former employee ColinC Dec 2022 #25
my account still exists but i've been logged out since the day musk took over Takket Dec 2022 #26
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