Deactivate your account to take a pause or close your account to permanently remove your information from Pinterest.
Deactivate your account to take a pause from Pinterest. When you deactivate your Pinterest account, your profile and boards won't be visible on Pinterest anymore. If you change your mind, just log in to reactivate your account.
If you have a
Keep in mind that deactivating your account will not free up the username or email address. If you want to make changes to your
To make sure your account's no longer active, go to your profile URL. Do not log in to check if your account's still active as this will reactivate your account.
Close your account to permanently remove your information from Pinterest. Permanently closing your account means that you will not be able to get your Pins or boards back.
If you want to permanently close a
When you close your account, your public profile will be deactivated immediately, but it will take 14 days for your account to be permanently closed. If you change your mind before the 14 days are up, log in with your email and password, and we’ll send you a link to reactivate your account.
We're so sorry for your loss. We can deactivate a deceased family member's account if you
Because we want to respect the privacy of people on Pinterest, we cannot give out any personal or login information.