Learn how to delete a Facebook account without losing your photos and files

You plan to delete your Facebook account, but you want to keep keeping your photos and other files. Find out here everything you must take into account to do it.

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You plan to delete your Facebook account, but you want to keep keeping your photos and other files. Find out here everything you must take into account to do it.
You are considering the idea of deleting your Facebook account , perhaps because sometimes you feel tired or overwhelmed by the impact that social networks have on your life . However, you want to continue to keep the photos and files that you uploaded during your tenure at the social media giant. Next, learn everything you need to know to delete , archive documents and much more on your Facebook account.

What is the difference between deactivating and deleting your account?
If you deactivate your Facebook account , you can use it again whenever you want; Likewise, people on the social network will not be able to see your profile or find you if they look for you. However, you can still use Messenger , send and receive messages whenever you want.

On the other hand, if you delete your account, you will not be able to regain access. Deleting a profile takes up to 90 days , during which time all your data stored on the social media servers will be discarded.

How to archive a Facebook profile?
Facebook allows you to archive and download a file with all the data of your biography and information related to your account. The tablet contains your photos, memories, videos, easily recognizable data record and much more. Follow the steps below to download your Facebook profile:

Press the Settings and privacy button , then choose the Settings option .
In the menu, press the section Your Facebook information
Then click the Download your information button
Choose the View option to add or remove categories of data from your request
Press the Create file button to confirm the download request
Facebook will send you a notification when it has finished preparing your download request.
Finally, go to the Available copies section of the tool and click on Download .

How to delete your Facebook profile?
Before deleting your Facebook account , you must remember that the deletion is permanent. This means that once you cancel your profile, you will not be able to access your account again. Here are the steps to follow:

Select the option Settings and privacy
Click on Settings
Choose the option Your Facebook information and press Deactivation and deletion
Finally, choose the Delete button and then hit Continue with account deletion .

How long does Facebook take to delete my data?
Facebook takes up to 90 days to delete all your data from the social network.

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Written by Leena Wadia

Linguist-translator by education. I have been working in the field of advertising journalism for over 9 years.


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