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How To Delete Your Telegram Account
Slides & Instructions
Deleting your Telegram is easy. You can do so from a computer browser or from a mobile device. Telegram offers a deactivation link for easy deletion of your account. Follow the steps below.
Click here to open the Telegram deactivation page. Enter phone number to login and click next
Copy the confirmation code sent to your Telegram account
Navigate back to the deactivation page, enter confirmation code and click sign in
Choose a reason for deletion and click done
Click yes delete my account
Please note that termination of a Telegram account is an irreversible process.
Questions & Answers
All your data will be flushed from their system: all messages, groups, and contacts associated with your account will be deleted. Termination of a Telegram account is irreversible. If you sign up again, you will appear as a new user and will not get your history, contacts or groups back. People, who have your phone number in their contacts, will be notified. The new user will be displayed as a separate conversation in their messages list and their conversation history with this new user will be empty. Click here for more information on deleting your account.
Your contacts will still be able to chat in the groups that you have created, and they will still have their copy of the messages you sent them. So if you want to send messages that can vanish without a trace, you can consider using the self-destruct timer instead. Click here for more information on the self-destruct timer.
The quick answer is Yes. But you must navigate to the deactivation page through the mobile app. However, we recommend that you use a non-mobile browser if possible.