How To Delete Google Ads Account Setup In Progress

Should you have initiated the process of creating a Google Ads account but then decided against it or ran into issues, you might wish to cancel the ongoing account setup. Below are the instructions on how to achieve this:

Step 1: Log in to Your Google Account

First, log in to your Google account using your email address and password.

Step 2: Go to Google Ads & Analytics

Once you are logged in, go to the Google Ads & Analytics page. You can find this by clicking on the three dots in the top right corner of your screen and selecting “Google Ads & Analytics” from the drop-down menu.

Step 3: Select Your Account

On the Google Ads & Analytics page, you will see a list of all your Google accounts. Click on the account that has the Google Ads setup in progress.

Step 4: Delete the Setup in Progress

Once you are on the account page, you will see a message indicating that the account is still in the setup process. To delete the setup in progress, click on the “Delete” button located at the bottom of the page.

Step 5: Confirm Deletion

After clicking on the “Delete” button, you will be prompted to confirm that you want to delete the account setup in progress. Click on the “Delete” button again to confirm the deletion.

Step 6: Wait for Confirmation

Once you have confirmed the deletion, you will be taken back to the Google Ads & Analytics page. You may need to wait a few minutes for the deletion to take effect. Once it has been deleted, you will no longer see the account in your list of Google accounts.


Deleting a Google Ads account setup in progress is a simple process that can be done in just a few steps. By following these steps, you can quickly and easily delete any unwanted or unused Google Ads accounts.