How To Delete The Flickr Account Of A Deceased Person

How To Delete a Flickr Account

What is Flickr?

Flickr is an image and video hosting website that helps beginner and professional photographers host their high-resolution photos/videos.

So you know what Flickr is, but how do you delete a Flickr account?

How To Delete A Flickr Account

  • Sign in to the Flickr account.
  • On the top-right corner of the screen, click on your profile icon.
  • From the drop-down menu, select Settings 
  • Under Personal Information, select Delete Your Account 
  • Read the message on the next page and agree to the deletion of the account
  • Enter the password again to confirm the deletion of the account
  • Select Delete My Account to delete the Flickr account

Things To Note

  • A Flickr account can only be deleted through their site, not the app
  • The account deletion is permanent, so it is advised to backup any photos/videos before deleting the account


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