How to Delete Email Account on iPhone - Delete Email Account on iPhone 6/6 Plus/6s/6s Plus and iPhone 7/7 Plus

by Niko |Jan 18,2017..

How to delete email account on iPhone? In the following article, we give you a step-by-step guide (with pictures) and show you the steps to delete email account on iPhone 5/5s/5c, iPhone SE, iPhone 6/6 Plus/6s/6s Plus and iPhone 7/7 Plus.

Apple-iPhone-Email-Account-SetupiPhone offers you a simple and convenient way to send and receive personal and business emails. If you do not want to receive, save emails or use the email account anymore, you can consider removing the email account on your iPhone.

Deleting email account is different from deleting emails (you may want to know: How to Delete Multiple/All Emails on iPhone). If you delete your email accounts, then all of the data would be removed completely from your iPhone, including the email login information, mail settings, mail content, attachments (unless you've already downloaded) and etc. And there will be no notifications.

Regardless of some slight differences, the process of deleting email account on different iPhones and iOS systems are just the same. Besides, they apply to iPad and iPod Touch operations as well. Have no idea about or are interested in how to delete email account on iPhone? Please follow these steps

How to Delete Email Account on iPhone

Models: iPhone 6 with iOS 9.3.5

1. Go to Settings, and open “Mail, Contacts, Calendars


2. All your email accounts will be listed, and choose the email account you want to delete (eg: Yahoo email account)


3. Tap “Delete Account” and confirm your option by tapping “Delete from My iPhone”. Remember that if you delete the email account, its calendars, reminders and contacts will also be removed from your iPhone at the same time.


There is no harm or nagetive impact on deleting an email account from your iOS devices, because you can always add your email accounts back again at any time when you need them again.

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