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What happens when you delete a Gmail account?


The reason why your Gmail account will be deleted is that you automatically enable Google’s data sync for every one of your accounts and devices.

How to Delete Gmail Account Permanently

Google has put out some information about how it handles Gmail and Google Apps accounts that are deleted by users. Essentially, your email is not automatically purged immediately when you delete an account. Instead, Google follows what it calls “a standard industry practice” designed to protect you from spam and other abuse. When an account is deleted

Your email stays in your Gmail inbox. It won’t be displayed as part of the Inbox view, but you can still search through everything sent and received through that account (or even turn off this feature if desired). Your archived mail will continue to be stored as a part of your Gmail account (unless you use Google’s Takeout service, which can download all this data for safekeeping).

Your email address will continue to be reserved by Google and can’t be used by anyone else right away. If you signed up for any other services that use the same email address (like AdSense), you’ll need to sign up again using a different address. This is supposed to help prevent abuse like spamming or phishing schemes from taking advantage of the old account.

How to Delete your Gmail Account

If there are messages in transit when an account is deleted, they may show up in some next-in-line inboxes before being returned undelivered. In these cases, you should have received some kind of notification saying that your email address has been deleted and asking you to confirm that you want to accept the delivery. If not, contact the sender directly for more information.

Periodically, Google’s system will automatically purge old messages stored on its servers. Your messages can stick around in Gmail for up to a year after deletion before being purged.

Emails sent or received within the first 60 days after an account is deleted may still be recoverable if they were never delivered due to issues with spam filters or other problems related to the original account deletion request (like if you accidentally got logged out of Gmail). According to Google, your emails are only truly gone once these delivery errors have been resolved: After this period, all of your data should be removed from Google’s systems.

In other words, deleting an email account is probably not as simple as you think it is: You may want to do some additional research if you’re thinking about getting rid of one or more of your Gmail accounts. For example, you might not want to use the “delete” option on a non-Gmail account that sends mail directly into your Gmail Inbox with no warning whatsoever that it will be deleted right away. [ARTICLE END]  The first time I was aware of this was when my AdSense Account got disabled for violations and Terms Of Service (it was on its way to being suspended) due to huge amounts of spam messages coming from my Gmail account. I have since learned to never delete any of my AdSense or Gmail accounts unless I had a backup system in place that can prevent this from happening again.

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What happens when you delete a Gmail account?

The reason why your Gmail account will be deleted is that you automatically enable Google’s data sync for every one of your accounts and devices.

What happens to a Gmail account when you delete it?

If you delete your Google account, you will lose access to data across a number of sites. Such as any contacts linked to that account in Android phones and any data backed up on the phone using Android Backup service. Additionally, if you use an Android smartphone, then this means that if someone knows your username they can still recover all of your personal information even after deletion because it is not possible for them to change the username once deleted.

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