- From the main Outlook window.
- Select File in the upper left corner of the screen.
- Select Account Settings Account Settings.
- Select the account you want to delete, then select Remove.
- You’ll see a message warning you that all offline cached content for this account will be deleted.
Ms Outlook – Adding and Removing Account
How to remove the Primary Account from Outlook
The Outlook data files are found under the “Account Settings” menu, under the “Data Files” tab. You won’t be able to delete the PST file as “default data file” until you change it as the new “default”.
You may not remove or delete an account you’re currently logged in to. To erase your account, log in from another admin account. You may also switch to a local account by clicking Settings > Accounts > Your info > Sign in with a local account instead when you’re on Microsoft Account.
Your email and contacts are erased from our servers when you close your Microsoft account, and they can’t be restored. You’ll get a fresh Outlook.com email address, inbox, and From address, but you won’t lose access to your existing email and contacts.
Select Large Icons from the drop-down menu for View by. Click on User Accounts now. Select Manage Another Account and pick the user account you wish to delete. After that, choose Delete or Keep Files (if you want to keep the user’s files) from the drop-down menu. It is also possible to Remove the account by clicking Delete after selecting Keep Files in Step 6 above.)
By default, the Windows 10 Administrator account is hidden and disabled for security reasons. You may need to do some Windows administration, troubleshooting, or make adjustments to your account that require administrative access from time to time.
Use the instructions below to delete your Microsoft account. 1) Log in as a Local user with administrator privilege on your computer. 2) Type netplwiz into the Windows key + r, press Enter. 3) Select the Microsoft account you want to remove. 4) Click Remove.