How to delete your Microsoft Live account

Your Microsoft account will be deactivated for a year, then deleted. Within this period you could reactivate it.

For closing your complete Microsoft account, there is a different link, see the MSN entry on this site: https://explore.xyz.ng/delete-microsoft-account
Also see: http://windowslivehelp.com/solution.aspx?solutionid=baf3b47e-4618-49e1-ae2c-91e158a4cc76

URLS:
http://www.live.com
http://mail.live.com/mail/CloseAccountConfirmation.aspx