How to cancel a Netflix account whether you’re paying or on a free trial

If you want to take the plunge and finally cancel your Netflix account, this guide will walk you through the steps in the simplest way possible.

Netflix has recently started to implement its measures to stop people from sharing passwords with those outside of their household, asking for an extra fee to be paid instead.

If this move has forced you into reconsidering whether the streaming service is for you, our guide will outline the steps on how to easily cancel your Netflix subscription.

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The Short Version

  • Open Netflix
  • Click on the Profile button in the top right-hand corner
  • Click on Account
  • Click Cancel Membership
  • Click Finish Cancellation
  1. Step

    Open Netflix

    Go into Netflix, whether on the website or the app, and log into your account to kick the process off. Open up Netflix and log into your account

  2. Step

    Click on the Profile button in the top right-hand corner

    Click on the Profile button, it will bring up a drop-down menu which you will need to interact with.Click on the Profile button on the Netflix home page

  3. Step

    Click on Account

    From the drop-down menu, click on the Account option.Click on the Account button on the drop down menu

  4. Step

    Click Cancel Membership

    Once you click on Account you will be taken to a new page. Click on Cancel Membership, it will be under the Membership & Billing heading on the left-hand side of the screen.Click on the Cancel Membership option on Netflix

  5. Step

    Click Finish Cancellation

    You will be taken to a new page after clicking Cancel Membership. Click on the blue button called Finish Cancellation to complete the process. Click on the cancel Membership button to complete the process


Does Netflix have a free trial?

No, Netflix does not offer a free trial anymore.

Can I get another account after deleting one?

Yes, you can always create a new Netflix account if you change your mind.

How many plans are there on Netflix?

There are three plans on Netflix: Basic, Standard and Premium. Basic is the cheapest while Premium is the most expensive since it offers up more features for users.

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