Naukri.com provides no way to delete your account. However, there are some features over naukri.com using which you can ensure that you receive no emails, job notifications or any kind of mail alert from Naukri.com. You can also make sure you make your profile invisible to anyone including employers. On top of that, you can also make sure that you change your primary email id and make some other email id as secondary email id on naukri.com to ensure further insulation from this site. If you are also one of them who does not want their account to be on naukri.com anymore, here are the steps you need to follow to deactivate your naukri.com profile or account.
Step one: Login to you Naukri.com account.
Step two: Stop receiving emails, sms or automated voice alerts from Naukri.com
Scroll down in until you see “Communication Settings” in the left. Click on it.
Under this section you can decide how much communications you can receive from Naukri.com. If you don’t want any kind of communcations then deselect all the options and Save. This will prevent you from getting any kind of email, job alerts, sms, notifications, voice alerts, promotional offers, special offers etc. from Naukri.com
Step three: Make your profile invisible
Stop receiving communications from Naukri.com is still not enough. Because on the other side, your profile is still active and employers can take a look at it. If you want to disable that part also, go to “Visibility settings” just above the communication settings on the left and click it. Once you click it, you will see a pop up window something like this:
Select “not visible“. Now your profile is blocked to be viewed. No one can see your profile on Naukri.com.
Step four: Change your primary email id
If you further wants to make sure even your email id is not visible to anyone, you can make sure that by following the steps mentioned below:
On the left hand side again, you will see “Snapshot” under “Update profile”, Just click on it. It will populate all of your basic information given on naukri.com. Look out for the email id. Beside it, you will an option “Change Email id”. Just click on that. Refer the screen below for more.
Step five: Add secondary email id
Understand that to change your primary email id, you need to add a secondary email id. And make that secondary email id as primary email id. After you click change email id in the step above, you will asked for a secondary email id. Refer the screenshot below.
Add your secondary email id here. If you want you can some random email id here which you dont use. Once you add, you need to verify that email id through a link sent by naukri.com to that mail id. Then only you can replace your primary email id with the secondary email id just added.
Step six: Verify secondary email id and make that primary email id.
Now login to your just added email id. You will see a verification mail from naukri.com. Just verify your mail id.
Step seven: Making secondary email id as primary email id:
Once verified, you can make your secondary email id as primary email id and delete the primary email id.
Step 8: Delete your primary email id
Once you make your secondary email id as primary one. You can even delete your primary id once it becomes secondary. ENjoy!!!