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How to Delete Your Pinterest Account

To delete your Pinterest account, complete the process below. After this, your account should be permanently closed.

Speed: 2 Difficulty: 2

Walkthrough to Delete Your Pinterest Account

Delete your Pinterest account in 6 easy steps.

1. Open Pinterest and log in 

Go to and enter your username and password to log in to the platform.

Pinterest login

2. Go to your profile and click “Settings”

Click your profile icon at the top right of your screen.

Then, click “Settings.”

Pinterest menu - Settings option

3. Click “Account management”

On the left side of your screen, click “Account management.”

Pinterest menu - Account management option

4. Scroll down and click “Delete Account”

Scroll down until you see an option to delete your profile.

Click “Delete Account.”

Pinterest account settings - Deactivation and deletion section

5. Click “Continue” and give a reason for deleting account

Click “Continue.”

Delete your Pinterest account

Give a reason why you want to close your Pinterest account.

Reason why you want to leave Pinterest

6. Confirm your account deletion request

You will receive a confirmation email at the email address associated with your Pinterest profile, which you must confirm.

Pinterest email confirmation for account deletion

Congratulations! You have successfully deleted your Pinterest account!

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