Which email account? and adress yours or someone on you email list.
Email addresses: we have one for work, we have one for
We have one for shopping, and sometimes we have one for the
dubious Internet deals into which we get sucked.
Sometimes we get spammed so heavily we have to abandon one
and get another.
Sometimes our main address isn't professional enough, so we
create a new one.
Sometimes we just want to sign up with another service.
Next thing you know, you have more addresses than you can
keep track of. It's time to start deleting the ones we don't need.
Access your Internet email provider in which you have the email account you
wish to delete.
Type your username, password and then click on the
"Sign In" button.
Locate your options button.
With Yahoo and Gmail accounts, it is usually located on the
upper right hand side of the page. Click on the dropdown menu and find the
"Mail Options" button and click on it.
Click on "Accounts," which should appear on your
left top side; this depends on your email provider.
Make sure you do not confuse the "Account" button
with the account information option.
Click on "Delete Account" and this should take
care of getting rid of your email account.
Remove a Hotmail Email Address
A popular free email service offered by Microsoft is
Hotmail. Setting up a Hotmail account is simple; so is closing one.
If your account has been hacked or your email box is
inundated with spam, closing the account is an easy remedy.
Before closing your email address, alert friends, family
members and associates of your plans. You may want to forward them a
replacement email address, if you have one, to stay connected.
Go to the MSN homepage.
Click on the tab in the upper left corner labeled
Log into your account by typing in your username, password
and hitting the "Enter" key.
Click on the "Help" key located at the upper
right of the page.
It will appear as a blue question mark.
Select "Table of Contents" from the sidebar on
Click on "Setup a Windows Live Hotmail Account."
Scroll down to "Close Your Account."
It will be located
at the bottom of the list.
Click on the link that says "Close Account."
Remove an Email Address From Outlook
Microsoft Outlook is a task manager application that is a
part of the Microsoft Office software package.
The application allows users to send and receive emails,
create tasks, take meeting notes and store calendar events.
Users can add multiple email accounts by creating different
The process is simple to remove an email address at any time
and it can also be performed the same way for both the 2003 and 2007 versions
Minimize Microsoft Outlook if you have it open.
Click on the "Start" button on your computer and
then click on the "Control Panel" option.
Click on the "User Accounts" option and then
click on the "Mail" option.
The "Mail Setup" dialog box will then appear.
Click on the "Show Profiles" button.
The "Profiles" window will then appear and show
all of the different email address you have set up with Outlook.
Click on the email address you want to remove.
Hold down the "CTRL" key on your keyboard and
select multiple email address if you want to remove more than one.
Click on the "Remove" button.
Close out of the dialog box and the email address will be
deleted from your Outlook account.
Remove an Outlook e-mail