How To Remove Mail From Mac?

Here how to remove Mail from Mac device if you are no longer using it or are changing your account. Once you have deleted the unwanted email account from your Mac device, all the email messages and other settings will be removed from your device. However, your emails will always be available on the mail server, and you can also access your email account from other devices. Proceed with the steps given below to remove a Mail account from your Mac device.

  • Step 1: Turn on your Mac device and click the Apple icon on the top-left corner of the screen.
  • Step 2: Select the System Preferences option from the displayed list.
  • Step 3: Click the Internet Accounts section to select the email account for removal. 
  • Step 4: Otherwise, open the Mail application on your Mac device from Applications.
  • Step 5: Click the Go menu and choose the Applications option from the displayed list.
  • Step 6: When the Mail application is open, go to the Mail menu next to the Apple icon.
  • Step 7: Select the Preferences option from the drop-down list.
  • Step 8: Another way is to open the Mail application and navigate to the Inbox folder.
  • Step 9: Now, locate the Mail account which you want to remove and right-click on it.
  • Step 10: Select the Edit option from the list to open the Accounts window.
  • Step 11: Choose your email account on the left panel, which you want to delete from your Mac device.
  • Step 12: Once you have selected the email account, click the “minus” icon in the Internet Accounts window.
  • Step 13: When you are prompted for confirmation to remove the email account, click on the Remove button.
  • Step 14: Now, your email account will be removed from the Internet Account list.
  • Step 15: Follow the same procedure to remove all the other email accounts from your Mac device.
  • Step 16: The deleted email accounts will be removed from your Mac device, and the settings from the deleted account will also disappear.
  • Step 17: By using these steps we can execute that how to remove mail from mac device.
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