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How to Delete Your NBC News Account

To delete your NBC News account, you need to complete a request process. After this, your account should be permanently closed after a waiting period.

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Walkthrough to Delete Your NBC News Account

Delete your NBC News account in eight easy steps.

1. Access the NBC News website

You may access the NBC News website by clicking the following URL: https://www.nbcnews.com/.

NBC News homepage

2. Sign in to your account

Click on the profile icon located at the top right corner.

NBC News profile icon

Select the option you use to access your NBC News account. 

NBC News sign in

3. Click your profile picture and “Manage Profile”

Click on your profile picture located at the top right corner of your screen.

Then, click “Manage Profile.”

NBC News Manage Profile

You can also directly access the Manage Profile menu by clicking the following URL: https://id.nbcnews.com/my-account?brand=nbc-news.

4. Click “Security”

Select “Security” from the left panel menu.

NBC News profile - Security link

5. Click “Delete profile”

Scroll down to the section Delete your NBCUniversal Profile and click the button “Delete profile.”

Delete your NBCUniversal Profile - "Delete profile" button

6. Click “Confirm”

An information pop-up will appear on the screen, and NBC will tell you more about the account deletion process and how it might impact you. Read through this pop-up.

Then, scroll down to the bottom and click “Confirm.”

NBC News Delete Profile informational page

7. Enter the confirmation code you received in your emails

You will receive a confirmation code to the email associated with your account.

Enter the code on the corresponding field displayed on the screen.

NBC News start profile deletion - email code

8. Click on the checkbox and click “Delete my profile”

Click on the checkbox.

Then, click the “Delete my profile” button to complete the deletion process.

NBC News - checkbox and "Delete my profile" button

Congratulations! You have now successfully deleted your NBC News account!

Additional Information

Even though you have successfully deleted your nbcnews.com account, nbcnews.com might still retain some of your personal information.

To request the deletion of all the data associated with your account, fill out and submit the form located at the following URL: https://privacyportal.onetrust.com/webform/17e5cb00-ad90-47f5-a58d-77597d9d2c16/2aa79e13-e7d2-4d45-b928-7df9a72bec32.

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