For security reason you may at any time want to suspend or delete your Facebook account. You can either temporarily deactivate your Facebook account or else permanently delete your Facebook account.

When you temporarily deactivate your Facebook account then other people won’t be able to search for you in Facebook. They won’t be able to see your timeline. You can at any point of time reactivate your Facebook account by logging in.

Where as to permanently delete your Facebook account it will take 90 days. During this period of time people won’t be able to see your timeline or search your Facebook account. After 90 days your photos, friends list and messages will be deleted. Once your account is permanently deleted you won’t be able to retrieve it back again.

How to deactivate your Facebook account

1. Log into your Facebook account.

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2. Click on accounts menu.

3. Click on “Settings”.

4. Click on “security

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5. Then click on “Deactivate your account”.

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6. Again click on “Deactivate your account”.

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7. Now you can select reason for why you want to deactivate your account.

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Also if you have Facebook fan page then you can add name of your Facebook friend or family who can edit the Fan page. After adding any name, click on “Save“.

Also you have the option to recover your Facebook book account automatically in the number of days you wish.

8. Then click on “Deactivate”.

If at any time you want to activate your Facebook account then you can log into your Facebook account.

How to delete your Facebook account

1. Visit this address to delete Facebook account.

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2. Click on “Delete my account”.

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3. Enter the password and select the picture as per said.

4. Then click on “OK”.

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5. Also you can opt for “text captcha” instead of the picture.

6. Once you ask for permanent deletion of your Facebook account then you shouldn’t log into your Facebook account. It takes ninety days to delete it completely.

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