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Suspend vs delete member account

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In the case of a terminated employee, under what circumstances should the account be "suspended" rather than "deleted"?   

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Re: Suspend vs delete member account

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Hey there @AnnMead
 
In general, it’s up to the admin(s) to decide what happens with a team member’s account. 
 
As an admin, by deleting a member, you free up that license and are able to reuse it to invite a new user to the team. 
 
Suspended users though can be unsuspended and continue to use a license, which means that their data and sharing relationships remain intact as long as the account is suspended and available to the account admin.
 
You can find more info and what happens when an admin deletes a member here and when an account is suspended here
 
Let me know if you have any other questions! grinning face with smiling eyes

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