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How To Uninstall World of Warcraft – Detailed Guide

Last Updated on 1st February 2023

Uninstalling World of Warcraft can be a relatively straightforward process, but knowing the proper steps is essential if you want to do it quickly and safely and remove any leftover World of Warcraft files from your PC. Whether you are dealing with an issue requiring World of Warcraft to be fully uninstalled or want to uninstall World of Warcraft, in this post, you will find all the methods to uninstall World of Warcraft from your PC and how to delete your World of Warcraft account permanently.

If you are uninstalling World of Warcraft from your PC because it runs bad or you are having issues like crashes, fps drops, stuttering, or anything else, hit me up before uninstalling it and I am pretty sure we can sort it out for you.

How To Uninstall World of Warcraft

Before we start, below, you can quickly check all the methods we will use to uninstall World of Warcraft.

  • Uninstall World of Warcraft via Battle.net.
  • Uninstall World of Warcraft through Windows
  • Uninstall World of Warcraftt using a program.
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Uninstall from Battle.net.

The first uninstallation process includes using the Battle.net to uninstall World of Warcraft completely. Pretty straightforward to do; follow the steps below on how to uninstall World of Warcraft via the Battle.net:

  • Open the Battle.net app on your PC.
  • Navigate to the Library tab and look for World of Warcraft.
  • Once you locate it, click on Settings, and choose Uninstall World of Warcraft.
  • Wait for the uninstallation process of World of Warcraft to end.

Once the process is completed, World of Warcraft should be gone from your computer once and for all. If you’ve already tried uninstalling World of Warcraft using Battle.net and can’t do it, proceed to the other methods of this guide.

Uninstall From Apps & Features.

This method will allow you to uninstall World of Warcraft directly from your Windows.

Navigate to the Windows search bar and type “Apps & Features” or “Add or Remove Programs”, and click on the option that comes up.

Search for World of Warcraft, and once you find it, click on it and uninstall it.

Apps & Features

Use A Program.

Last, you can use a 3rd party program to completely uninstall World of Warcraft from your PC and remove any leftover files.

Go ahead and download IObit Uninstaller.

Double-click the file you will download and proceed with the installation instructions.

Once the uninstaller is installed, run it, and look for World of Warcraft.

Once you locate it, check the box and click uninstall.

Uninstall using IObit Uninstaller

How To Permanently Delete World of Warcraft Account

If after uninstalling World of Warcraft, it also happens that you want to permanently delete your account as well as any personal information that World of Warcraft has stored in their servers, below you can find a quick guide on how to do so.

  • Navigate to World of Warcraft’s official website.
  • Look for the Support or Contact Page.
  • Now either contact them via their contact form or directly to the support email.
  • Make sure on the title to write “Account Deletion Request”.
  • Now write a message letting them know that you want to permanently delete your account and any personal information that is stored in their servers.
  • They will get back to you and ask you one more time to confirm the deletion of your World of Warcraft account.
  • Once you confirm, they will get back to you one more time to let you know when exactly that will happen.

World of Warcraft account deletion is usually instant, but your personal information like your email might be stored for longer depending on their ToS.

Sum up

Uninstalling World of Warcraft can be a relatively straightforward process, but knowing the proper steps is essential if you want to do it quickly and without leaving files behind. In this blog post, we shared with you all the methods to uninstall World of Warcraft from your PC and how to delete your World of Warcraft account permanently.

We hope that this guide was helpful and you were able to successfully uninstall World of Warcraft from your computer.

If you have any questions or need help with anything else, feel free to reach out to us in the comments section below!

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