Email, Messaging, & Video Calls Email How to Delete a Yandex.Mail Account Close out your Yandex email account and delete it completely by Heinz Tschabitscher Writer A former freelance contributor who has reviewed hundreds of email programs and services since 1997. our editorial process Heinz Tschabitscher Updated on April 08, 2020 Email Yahoo! Mail Gmail Tweet Share Email If you're a Yandex.mail user, you know that the popular free email client from Russia-based Yandex offers many of the same features—such as POP, IMAP, filtering, and unlimited storage—as other email heavyweights. Still, should you need to close your account, Yandex makes the process fairly straightforward. It's permanent, too: It will delete your account and all associated messages (including folders and labels). Photo © Goldmund Lukic / Getty Images Here's how to cancel your Yandex.mail account: Log in to the Yandex.mail account you want to delete. Select your email address and avatar near the top right corner of Yandex.Mail. Select Account settings from the menu that appears. Scroll all the way to the bottom of the Account Settings page, and follow the Delete account link. Review the list under The following Yandex services are currently active on your account. Copy any data you want to keep from any of these services. Yandex will delete all data listed. Enter the answer to your security question under Answer near the bottom of the page. Type the letters and numbers from the Captcha image under Enter the symbols from the picture on the left. Press Delete account. Another window will pop up asking you to confirm the account deletion again. This is your final warning. Press Delete account again to remove the account. That's it. Your Yandex.mail account is closed. From this point on, no one will be able to re-create an account using your credentials, and anyone sending email to the account will receive a delivery failure message.