how to delete Adobe Lightroom: Photo Editor account

How to Delete Adobe Lightroom Completely

Published by Adobe | Updated: Apr 27, 2022

Learn how to delete your Adobe Lightroom: Photo Editor account, your personal data and also delete the Adobe Lightroom app if you have it installed on your Iphone, Ipad or Android. If you want to end your relationship with Adobe Lightroom: Photo Editor completely, follow the guide.

Table of Contents:

  1. Delete account via Email
  2. Delete on iphone
  3. Delete on android
  4. Alternatives

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1. Delete Adobe Lightroom Account through Email

There are 2 methods to get your data (and account) deleted by Adobe Lightroom: Photo Editor. They are:

  1. Under GDPR - General Data Protection Regulation (for EU Residents): This gives you the right to ask an organization that holds data about you, to delete that data. This is known as the ‘right to erasure’. You can make your request verbally or in writing. We recommend writing via email, to serve as evidence. An organization has one calendar month to respond to your request.
  2. Under CCPA - California Consumer Privacy Act: This empowers California residents to request that a business delete the data/personal information it has on you. The business is legally required to delete the consumer's personal information from its records and direct any service providers to delete the data too. Failure of a business to comply with the CCPA can result in fines of up to $7,500 per violation.

Now we understand what the laws entail, You can delete your account by contacting Adobe Lightroom: Photo Editor via email. Here is how to handle the account data deletion request:

  1. In your email, state the reasons why you want your data/account deleted - Note that under GDPR or CCPA you don't need to provide a reason for your request
  2. Provide all the relevant information regarding your account with Adobe Lightroom.
  3. Mention the Law under which you make your request - GDPR or CCPA
  4. Notify Adobe Lightroom of the penalty for non-compliance - A $7,500 fine under CCPA and 4% of annual turnover under GDPR.
  5. Send your email to [email protected] Login to see email.

Alternatively, you can Request your Adobe Lightroom account data be deleted below.
Send them your request using the format we mentioned above.

Already have an account? Login here

2. Deleting Adobe Lightroom's App from your Phone

There are many reasons you may want to get rid of Adobe Lightroom: Photo Editor on your phone. It may be to clear storage or because you've grown tired of using the app.
Whatever your reason is, here's how to delete Adobe Lightroom: Photo Editor from an iPhone or Android device:

a. How to Delete Adobe Lightroom app from your Iphone

If you want to delete Adobe Lightroom: Photo Editor from your iphone, here’s what you should do:

  1. From your home screen, tap the Adobe Lightroom: Photo Editor icon and hold till all apps start shaking.
  2. An "X" sign will appear on the top right corner of the app.
  3. Click the "X" sign on Adobe Lightroom: Photo Editor.
  4. Tap the red delete button and viola!


  1. From your Iphone settings, click on "General".
  2. Now click on "Iphone Storage" and scroll down to see all the apps installed on your phone.
  3. Click the Adobe Lightroom: Photo Editor app you want to delete.
  4. Select "Delete Adobe Lightroom: Photo Editor" on the next screen and confirm delete.

b. How to delete Adobe Lightroom from your Android phone

To delete Adobe Lightroom: Photo Editor from your android device, here's what you should do:

  1. Open Google Play
  2. From the hamburger menu icon, go to "My Apps & Games".
  3. From the list of available apps on your device, click on Adobe Lightroom: Photo Editor.
  4. Next, tap "Uninstall".


  1. From your home screen or app drawer, tap and hold the Adobe Lightroom: Photo Editor app you want to delete.
  2. Click the part of the screen that shows "Uninstall".


  1. Go to your Android phone settings.
  2. Click on 'Apps'.
  3. Select the Adobe Lightroom: Photo Editor app you want to delete.
  4. Click "Uninstall".

Adobe Lightroom: Photo Editor Software Details

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1. With easy-to-use image editing tools like sliders, or filters for pictures, photo editing is made simple.

2. Retouch full-resolution photos, apply photo filters, or start photo editing wherever you are.

3. Achieve professional photo editing faster by using presets - filters for pictures with unlimited customization options.

4. Transform raw photos with one of the world’s most intuitive photo editing apps.

5. Breathe life into your photo editing with these leading photography tools.

6. Get inspired with interactive tutorials and learn how to use the photo editor to its full potential by completing step-by-step lessons curated by fellow photographers.

7. Adobe Photoshop Lightroom is a free, powerful photo editor and camera app.

8. Simply tap and drag sliders to improve light and color, apply photo filters for pictures, and more.

9. Local Hue Adjustments as part of selective edits mean you can even alter hue and saturation with precision to bring your photos to life.

10. Presets make every step of photo editing visible so that you can learn to do it yourself.

11. *Full raw HDR capture mode is currently supported on devices that contain advanced processing and memory capabilities including but not limited to devices such as - Samsung S7, S7 Edge, S8, S8+, Note 8, Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, and OnePlus 5.

12. Create super clean shots with straight lines by adjusting the perspective of your image with powerful upright, guided upright, and Geometry slider tools.

13. Combine presets to recreate your favorite photo effects perfectly every time with just one click.

14. Experiment with Versions of photos to compare different edits without losing the original and pick your favorite look.

15. Use handy organizational tools like ratings and flags, so you can mark and group the photos you like best.

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