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How do I delete my Facebook account?

I don't trust Facebook's new privacy settings and have decided to delete my account, but I can't find the kill switch. Does anyone know how I can delete my Facebook account?
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How do I delete a list or card in Trello?

I have recently been exploring the new web application Trello and I accidentally created a list by mistake. I figured out how to remove the list from the board by archiving it but in reality I ...
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How do I delete all my mail from my Gmail account?

I want to clear my mail from my Gmail account, but don't feel like selecting every message (also the archived ones). Is there an easy way to delete all my mail from Gmail without having to delete my ...
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How do I leave Google+?

I joined up with Google+ and am finding it's not to my tastes and I don't find it useful. How the heck do I leave Google Plus? I cannot find an opt-out link for the life of me. It bothers me that I ...
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Where do my emails go when I click on 'Archive' in Gmail?

I selected a few important mails and mistakenly clicked on Archive. I don't know where that mails are? Where can I find them?
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How can I delete my Twitter account?

I've decided I don't want to use Twitter any more - how can I delete my account?
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How do I delete friends on Facebook?

How can I permanently delete friends from my Facebook account?
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How to remove oneself from a Trello board?

Upon receiving an invite to a board and accepting, I am unable to find a way to remove myself from that board. The only way for me to be removed is to contact the original creator of the board and ...
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How can I remove a connection on LinkedIn?

How can I remove someone from my connections on LinkedIn? Someone has been contacting people in my network saying I referred them. Not only is that annoying, it's unprofessional and makes me look ...
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What happens to my comments, likes, and chat, when I delete my Facebook profile?

I assume that my posts are deleted when I delete my Facebook account, but what about the "like"s I gave to other posts? Is the "likes" count on that post/page reduced? Or the comments I made on other ...
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How do I delete my Gmail account?

I've got an old GMail account I hardly use and want to delete it. What do I need to do?
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How to delete a comment on a card in trello?

After I add a comment on a trello card, I could not found the delete button? How do I delete duplicate comments if I make too much useless comments?
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Service to delete any web app account [closed]

Is there any service which allows you to delete accounts on many websites with one click each? Or at least hosts a list of manuals for many web apps?
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How to remove Facebook username and return to profile ID?

I want to remove (not change) my Facebook username, so that my profile page should be accessible from my ID number. Is this even possible?
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Shortcut key to delete single mail in a thread in Gmail

When I send mail to all contacts in my list ( thats a huge number), I get a lot of failure notices that fills my thread. But I don't want to delete my actual sent email and the one I forwarded which ...
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How can I delete all articles stored in my Pocket (aka ReadItLater) account?

My Pocket (aka ReadItLater) account has become too cluttered and I want to delete all the articles. Is there an (easy) way to do it? The Web interface has a bulk edit mode, but it shows only 13 ...
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How can I delete all my direct messages at once in Twitter?

How do I delete all my twitter direct messages in one go without having to click the delete button for each message?
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Gmail: using filters to delete all messages that match [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I perform the same action on all results of a label/search in Gmail? In Gmail, I have a bunch of messages under a label that I want to delete (basically all the ...
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How can I select all unread messages on the new version of Yahoo Mail?

A friend tells me on the old Yahoo Mail she used to use an option to select all unread mail in order to delete them all. But in the new Yahoo Mail interface this option doesn't seem to exist. But is ...
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Delete an old Facebook account

Two years ago somebody made a fanpage for our company, but that person doesn't work here anymore. We don't have any login or password. We like to see that account be deleted, please.
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How to delete all friends in a facebook list?

There's a great tool to manipulate friends into list as raised here. Though we cannot quickly/batch delete all friends in a list. If you know how to do this, please share.
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How to delete completed tasks in Google Tasks

I've lots of completed tasks in Google Tasks since using it for couple of years. And I wonder how to clear the competed tasks list. Regarding this Google Groups discussion, which is closed due to ...
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Is it possible to delete all contents from a Facebook group?

I’m the administrator of a private group on Facebook and I need to delete all posts and pictures from this year, to start new contents. Is it possible to do it all at once or do I have to do it one by ...
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How I delete all my Google Docs (with no collections)?

A similar question to mine has been asked before - I want to be able to delete all my Google Docs at once. I used a synchronization app called Syncplicity which synced all my documents with my Google ...
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How do you delete a free Google Apps account?

I have looked over the article regarding deleting your Google Apps account many times, but after attempting to follow the steps, there is no visible way to delete the account. My admin console looks ...
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How do I remove a member from a Trello board?

I'm not finding how to remove team members from my Trello board?
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Prevent Trello board members from deleting a card

Is it possible to prevent board members from deleting a card in Trello? I have a board where access is restricted to members only, and as the board owner, I've created a card, but I've found other ...
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What happens when I remove someone from a Trello board?

I'm about to remove members from my Trello board and the organization they and the board belong to. The members have been active in creating cards, being assigned to them and making comments, etc. I ...
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Clear email reminders from all Google calendar entries?

How can I remove all reminders from all events in a given Google Calendar?
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If I delete the files on my computer’s Dropbox folder does it delete them from Dropbox?

I want to free up space on my computer but I still want to keep the files on Dropbox. If I delete them from my PC’s Dropbox folder do they get deleted off Dropbox as well?
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Delete photos of a non-member in a Facebook group

Artists of Texas has resurrected a neglected group and have found about 30 photos of a non-member that no admin can delete. When clicked on, they take you to this person's Facebook account; when you ...
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How do I remove 1 item from an Amazon order?

How can I remove just one item from my Amazon order? I accidentally ordered 2 copies of a book. I find where I can remove the item, but it completely deletes the item. I just want to remove one of the ...
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What happens in Gmail when emails are deleted from my inbox?

When I delete an email from my Gmail inbox, is it also deleted and removed from the servers at Google? This is to say that I deleted them it knowing that I wanted to and was sure and that I don't ...
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How can I remove myself as a viewer from a Google Docs document?

I was an editor of a private Google Docs spreadsheet, and the current owner of the spreadsheet is another person. I cannot remember if I could move the spreadsheet to the recycle bin, but I could edit ...
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Is it possible to delete recursively all deleted files/folders permanently?

Given a Dropbox folder which has many hidden deleted files/folder, currently I have to delete them manually sub folder by sub folder. Is it possible to delete them all quickly?
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how to delete other people's gmail profile picture

I do not want to see other's photos when I enter their address to send them an email -- how to delete their avatar?
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How can I delete my Skype account?

I have created new Skype account, and would like to permanently delete the old one I had. I tried with godelete.com and justdelete but nothing. How do I delete a Skype account?
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How do I delete my Facebook friends from the mobile interface?

How do I delete my Facebook friends from the mobile interface?. Before the timeline feature there was an "unfriend" button in their profile. However, now I can't find where is it located in timeline ...
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How to delete my own message which was mistakenly posted on a friend's timeline

I mistakenly posted a message on a friend's timeline. I was typing the message and I accidentally hit Enter after the first letter. Now I cannot delete this post. When I hover on the message, ...
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How can I search for Gmail conversations that have more than one e-mail?

I previously used a service that sent me Slashdot articles as individual e-mails. All I had to do was give them the RSS url, and they handled the rest. On the Gmail side, I simply made a filter, ...
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Protect specific emails from deletion

Is there any plugin or addon that would allow me to protect emails (on Gmail) from deletion? So it would ask me the password for deleting protected emails.
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Protect emails from accidental deletion in Gmail

Is it possible to lock some emails so that we don't accidentally delete them? I know that I can put star and mark as important and create search criteria in such a way that no starred message or ...
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How to delete a range of emails in Gmail

I want to delete a date range of emails (from jan 2011-sept 2011). I do NOT want to delete all my emails, and I would rather not have to do it page by page. (100 conversations at a time) Is this ...
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Deleting an account(website) from Google Analytics?

Where exactly is the option to remove an account in Google Analytics? I have checked several of the settings tabs and I am still unable to locate the delete option.
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How can I permanently delete my Yahoo mail account?

How can I permanently delete a Yahoo mail account? Also, what will happen to any messages sent to this address?
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How Do I Delete Old Versions of Files from Google Site

I use Google sites for file repository, to be later retrieved by others. As you understand, the files sometimes go through modifications. And whenever, I upload the modified file, it is saved as a new ...
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Send & Delete in GMail

Is there any way to add "Send & Delete" button in GMail like "Send & Archive" which can be enabled in labs. any add-ons, extensions or greasemonkey script will do.
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Can't delete my tweets!

I want to delete a few tweets in Twitter, but the problem is Twitter doesn't let me. When I click on "Delete" under my tweet, it disappears for a second and then comes back. I thought this could be a ...
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How to delete a file in dl.free.fr?

By accident, I have uploaded a file on the public file sharing service dl.free.fr through Cairo-Dock's DND2Share applet (drag and drop to share) and I would like to remove it. It seems dl.free.fr's ...
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How to delete the date of photo album in Facebook?

I want to delete the date of a particular album, but I can't. I can only delete the month and day, but the year is still there? How to delete it completely?