Mail will not let me view settings for the account when attempting to remove it until I am signed in to that account. To delete your outlook email account, you will have to go to a specific link provided by Microsoft. Click on the 'Delete' button to remove the account from the Mail app. Possible Duplicate: I'm new to windows 8 pro so just tried to add my hotmail account to it and it worked fine. This option allows you to keep your files and still have a fresh Windows 10. There are two methods which you can use.
I have set up three email addresses in Windows 10 Mail. Microsoft will take 60 days before it deletes your account permanently, until then your account is marked for closure. Ever since the launch of Windows 10, more and more users are beginning to realize that simply owning a Microsoft account online could open you up to all sorts of privacy woes you never could have expected. Sorry but that is simply just right on your part and this need to be changed. Method 2: I suggest you to reset Windows Store Cache and check, if it helps.
In this article, we will see how to remove an email account from Windows 10 Mail app. Method 3: I suggest you to remove Gmail account and add this account again in Mail app. Try these steps below to delete the Gmail account on Mail app. You might have added many of your E-mail accounts to your Mail app. It allows adding multiple email accounts so you can view and manage all your email accounts using the single app. Just click on new and finish it off without changing the size. The password is only one reason.
So in this passage, we will introduce how to set up and delete e-mail account in Outlook 2010 according to your wish. However, I tested the other account and when I click on it I do get the option to remove. This will open Account settings dialog. You will get the message 'Your account has been successfully deleted' message. I don't really care, I just want it gone. This tutorial will show you how to add or delete email accounts in the Mail app for your account in Windows 10.
Method 1 and Method 2 made no difference. I tried your suggestion, using System Restore, and it did erase one of the accounts I had set-up in the Windows 10 mail app. I readded the email as a gmail account and it works fine but I just can't delete the old one, even though both accounts have he same email address at my own domain name! You will have to check all the checkboxes and select a reason for deletion of your outlook account. Of course, after the System Restore I had to get my version of Windows 10 version 1511 back up to date, which was no problem using Windows Update. You need first switch back to a local account , then remove the account from Mail app. This article will teach you how to delete an email account on Windows Phone 7. If you cannot see the left-pane, click the expand icon hamburger icon to see all your email accounts.
My assumption is there is some dependency on the old user's account on the local machine I can not find. The procedures for deleting email accounts in the various versions of Outlook are similar, with some minor exceptions. Are you sure you want to continue? So, we recommend you remove Microsoft account from Windows and sign in windows with other local emails. . Step 4: Click Delete account from this device option. We are deleting outlook account here now.
I just need it gone. A plausible solution to this problem is removing the already added mail accounts from your Mail app. That means click on the account. If you have a previously installed window that contains important files and documents, you should choose the first option. They want to minimize the number of leaving customers and maximize their potential profit, as always. Let us know if you need further assistance. To my shock and horror Windows 10 then removed my computer password and nickname and replaced it with my full name and changed my main pc password.
Any idea why it's not working for the one I actually want to remove? Are you sure you want to continue? Exit Microsoft Office Outlook 2010 2. You can now choose which drive the computer should boot to. I wish you can help me. Turning off email for an account will only temporarily remove the account from the app until email is turned back on for the account. Click Delete button to remove the account from the Windows 10 Mail app. If you haven't, you have exactly two options: Add new account, or cancel.
As its title suggests, make sure your outlook account is ready to close. You can delete mail accounts from the Mail app as simple as that. There will be a 30 days window which you still can retrieve your deleted account. After 60 days your Microsoft account will be deleted completely and permanently. I appreciate the time you spent posting the instructions. You will also learn how to switch between different email accounts. This puts you in trouble when you want to give someone else access to your system.