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How to delete your Microsoft account

About Microsoft

Microsoft is a technology company. The company was founded in the spring of 1975. The founders are childhood friends, Bill Gates and Paul Allen. It was Paul Allen who came up with the name “Micro-Soft”, which is short for microcomputer software. The company was originally founded in Albuquerque, New Mexico, but the headquarters moved to Redmond, WA. Microsoft is a publicly-traded company and services are available worldwide. The Chairman of Microsoft is John W. Thompson. The Chief Executive Officer is Satya Nadella. The President is Brad Smith. Bill Gates still serves as the Technical Advisor for Microsoft. Microsoft offers various services, including Azure, Bing, LinkedIn, MSDN, Office 365, OneDrive, Outlook, TechNet, Pay, Microsoft Store, Windows, and Xbox Live.

Microsoft Store is a digital distribution platform owned by Microsoft. It is the app store for Windows devices, as well as Xbox gaming systems. The Microsoft Store first launched in the fall of 2012. The store is currently available on Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 10, Windows 10 Mobile, and Xbox One. In the Microsoft Store, you can purchase most of the products offered by Microsoft. Microsoft Office for home and business are available in the store. You can purchase Office 365 during a one-time purchase or on a monthly basis. You can also purchase Windows software licensing. This will allow you to use the Windows software on your computer. There are Mac software products available in the Microsoft Store as well. If you are looking to purchase Microsoft products, you can do so in the Microsoft Store. They offer computers, laptops, tablets, and gaming devices and accessories.

To cancel any of your services offered by Microsoft, please follow the cancellation instructions listed on this page.

Some Account Information You Might Need
We’ve found that the following information might be needed when you use the below methods to cancel.
First Name
Last Name
Phone Number
Email Address
Username
Password
Billing Address
City
State/Province/Region
ZIP/Postal Code
Country
Reason for Cancellation
Last 4 Digits of Card
Date of Last Charge
Amount of Last Charge
How to Cancel Microsoft by Phone (Live Agent)
Step 1. Contact the business at 1-877-696-7786
Step 2. Advise the representative that you want to cancel your account
Step 3. Request that you be refunded
Step 4. Provide the agent with your account info
Step 5. Ask for a verbal confirmation code or email as proof of your cancellation
Step 6. Retain the confirmation information you’re given