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How to Delete a User

Situation You need to delete a specific user account that is no longer being used.
Solution Navigate to Users and Groups and use one of the below options to delete them.


How to delete a user from the essentials console

To delete an account and its assigned email addresses from the Proofpoint Essentials platform, please complete either of the below options:

Option 1

  1. Log in as an Administrator.
  2. Click User Management Users .
  3. Select the desired user(s) using the checkbox to the left of their name.

    Have a lot of users to search through? Use the Search field on the right side of the page.

  4. Click Delete User at the top of the page.

Option 2

  1. Click User Management Users .
  2. Find the desired user and click their name or Edit User under the Actions column on the right.
  3. Click Delete User.
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Once an account has been deleted in Proofpoint Essentials, it will be gone completely and there is no way to restore it.