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How do I close my account for Skype?

  1. Go to our account closure page. You may be prompted to sign in to your account.
  2. Verify that you are signed in to the account you want to close and select Next.
  3. We'll take you through a check list to make sure you are ready to close your account.
  4. From the drop-down list, Select a reason you want to close your account.
  5. Select Mark account for closure.

Important: When you choose to close your Skype account, the associated Microsoft account will be closed as well.

Your account will be closed after 60 days but you can change your mind at anytime during the 60 days. All you have to do is sign in to your account again to cancel the closure.

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