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How can I permanently delete a Yahoo mail account?

Also, what will happen to any messages sent to this address?

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Have you tried the answer given here? webapps.stackexchange.com/questions/653/… – Julius A Jul 14 '10 at 11:17
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I used service deleteyouraccount (quite useful not only for yahoo :) ). However your account will be removed only after 3 months.

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deleteyouraccount.com/sites/yahoo I agree, very useful :) The three month time is rather annoying though. – tobeannounced Jul 15 '10 at 8:37

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