Those of you who use the Truecaller app would already know how useful the app is. It displays the identity of the caller so that you can filter the calls, which you want to pick up. One of its most handy features is that it also is able to identify and warn you of fraudulent and spam calls, ensuring your security while saving you valuable time. Today, we have provided below a step-by-step guide on how to remove your name and number from Truecaller on Android.
Now, if you are using the Truecaller app, you won’t be able to remove your number from it. But instead, you would have to deactivate your Truecaller account. In case you don’t use the Truecaller application, you might have to download and log into it in order to remove your details from its databases. You can also change your name and number if you want.
To Deactivate Your Truecaller Account
Step 1: Click on the Profile icon on the top left corner within your Truecaller Android interface as shown below.
Step 2: Click on the Setting option from the list.
Step 3: Click on the Privacy Center option within the Settings list as shown below.
Step 4: Click on the Deactivate option.
Step 5: Click Yes to confirm deactivating your Truecaller account, which will remove your details including your name and number from its databases.
To Change Your Name and Number on Truecaller
Step 1: Click on the Profile icon on the top left corner of the Truecaller interface on your Android, as done in Step 1 before. Then click on the edit icon displayed on the right of your name and phone number, as highlighted below.
Step 2: Change your name in the First Name and Last Name fields and change your number in the Phone Number field, as shown below, and then click on the Save button to save changes. This will change your existing name and phone number on your Truecaller account, and you can continue using its services ahead of.
In this way, you can remove your name and phone number from Truecaller on Android. In case you want to keep receiving the caller ID and spam notification services from Truecaller, but want to remove just your details from the app, we are afraid that’s not possible as of now. You still would have to deactivate your account entirely for the same, which you can do in just 5 simple steps as provided above.
If there is any other way to remove your name and number from the Truecaller app that we missed, let us know in the comments section below.
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