Tuesday, February 2, 2021

How To Delete Grammarly Account | Disable Grammarly

Grammarly is one of the best proofreading software programs available for iOS, Android, Windows, and MAC. Web-version Grammarly is also available as a browser extension. In this tutorial, you'll learn how to delete a Grammarly account permanently and cancel subscriptions.

If your writing skill is poor or sloppy, you can try this application since it supports different varieties of the English language.

Grammarly provides a Free version, Premium, and Business accounts. If you'd like to completely get rid of Grammarly, you can easily delete your account.

If you're ok with Grammarly alternatives, you would like to delete the existing Grammarly account. You can cancel subscriptions at any time or you can temporarily disable Grammarly for a while.

If you have the PC version of Grammarly on your system, you can uninstall the application by going to Control Panel > Uninstall a program under 'Programs'.

To delete your Grammarly account, you can do that on the official website of Grammarly. Deleting your account is a simple process. Remember, once you deleted your Grammarly account, you can no longer retrieve the account and saved data.

If you have any document you've saved on Grammarly, backup the data and proceed for deletion.

How To Delete Grammarly Account


  • Active Grammarly account (Free, Premium, or Business versions).
  • Desktop PC to delete the account.

How To Delete Grammarly Account

As per the requirement, you need a desktop PC to delete or cancel your subscription with Grammarly. The mobile version requires the Grammarly app to use but still, you need to log in from your PC to delete the account.

Let's begin...

  • Click the Account option which is on the left pane.
  • Under Account Settings, you can see the Delete Account option at the bottom of the page.

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  • Click on Delete Account.
You'll see a pop-up message asking you to enter your password.

  • Enter your Grammarly password in the required field and then click Confirm Deletion button.

Note: In case, if you used Facebook to sign up for Grammarly, you need to enter your Facebook password to confirm deletion. Your account will be permanently deleted which cannot be undone.

How To Cancel Grammarly Subscription

If you'd like to downgrade to Grammarly's basic account, you should cancel the subscription to avoid future payments. At any time, you can upgrade your account if you wish.

How To Cancel Premium Account Subscription

  • Log in to your Grammarly account.
  • Click the Account tab on the left pane.
  • Click the Subscription tab (last option on the left pane).
  • Click the Cancel Subscription button which is at the bottom of the page.
  • Confirm your cancellation when prompted. 

How To Cancel Business Account Subscription

  • Sign in to your Grammarly account.
You'll be redirected to the admin page, only if you have a business account subscription.

  • Now go to the Account > Subscription tab from the Admin Panel.
  • Click the Cancel Subscription option at the bottom of the page.
On the next page,

  • Scroll down to the bottom.
  • Tick the Checkbox for acknowledgment.

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  • Click the Complete cancellation button.
You'll no longer use your business account after confirmation of canceling the account. You'll lose the Premium features and 24/7 customer service from Grammarly.

Note: Your business account will be downgraded to the basic version at the beginning of the next billing cycle. Your future payments will be canceled after downgrading your account.

How To Disable Grammarly Temporarily

Whenever you type in the text field, Grammarly will automatically scan the content for Grammatical errors. It's the sole purpose of this application.

If you'd like to disable Grammarly temporarily, you can do it in 3 ways. You can

1. Sign out of Grammarly.

2. Disable Grammar and Spelling check.

3. Remove Grammarly Browser Extension.

How To Sign Out of Grammarly

  • Log in to your account online.
  • Click the Account tab.
  • Click the Log out option under your account name.

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Immediately, you'll be logged out of your account.

How To Disable Grammar and Spelling Check

While logged in to your Grammarly account, you can still disable the auto-grammar check. 

  • Click the Grammarly extension on your web browser.
  • 'Toggle Off' Check Grammar and Spelling.

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It will be disabled for the specific website. On each website where you put your content, you've to 'Toggle Off' the Grammar check every time. You can again 'Toggle On' to enable this feature.

How To Delete Grammarly From Chrome

If you're a Google Chrome user, you can easily remove the addon in a few clicks.

  • Right-Click on the Grammarly extension.
  • Click Remove from Chrome.

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  • Click the Remove button.

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The addon will be removed from Chrome. You can follow the above steps if you're using other web browsers that support the Grammarly add-on.


Grammarly is awesome to improve your English in writing. It has already helped thousands of employees and students to polish the quality of writing. If you had deleted your account, you can sign up again if you'd like to continue their services.