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Disable Person Accounts feature

Knowledge Article Number 000222040
Description Can Person Accounts be disabled?
Resolution Before Support can enable the Person Account feature in any org, there are a list of implications that we ask administrators to agree upon. One of these implications is that once the feature is enabled, It cannot be disabled.

Although the feature cannot be fully disabled, you can however remove the Person Account record type from profiles. Removing access to the Person Account record type, will prevent users from creating new accounts using this record type.

There is an idea currently on the IdeaExchange requesting this feature. Please feel free to navigate to the IdeaExchange using the following link and promote the idea.

https://success.salesforce.com/ideaView?id=08730000000Kwg7AAC

The IdeaExchange is a forum where you can suggest new product concepts, promote favorite enhancements, interact with product managers and other customers, and preview what we are planning to deliver. On the IdeaExchange you can:

- Suggest new product concepts directly to salesforce.com Product Managers
- Promote ideas you want to see developed
- Discuss ideas with Product Managers and other salesforce.com customers
- See sneak previews of what salesforce.com is planning to deliver in the future


 




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