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Delete User Data

Firebase
Made by Firebase

Deletes data keyed on a userId from Cloud Firestore, Realtime Database, and/or Cloud Storage when a user deletes their account.

How this extension works

Use this extension to automatically delete a user's data if the user is deleted from your authenticated users.

You can configure this extension to delete user data from any or all of the following: Cloud Firestore, Realtime Database, or Cloud Storage. Each trigger of the extension to delete data is keyed to the user's UserId.

Note: To use this extension, you need to manage your users with Firebase Authentication.

This extension is useful in respecting user privacy and fulfilling compliance requirements. However, using this extension does not guarantee compliance with government and industry regulations.

Additional setup

Depending on where you'd like to delete user data from, make sure that you've set up Cloud Firestore, Realtime Database, or Cloud Storage in your Firebase project before installing this extension.

Also, make sure that you've set up Firebase Authentication to manage your users.

Billing

To install an extension, your project must be on the Blaze (pay as you go) plan

  • You will be charged a small amount (typically around $0.01/month) for the Firebase resources required by this extension (even if it is not used).
  • This extension uses other Firebase and Google Cloud Platform services, which have associated charges if you exceed the service’s free tier:
  • Cloud Firestore
  • Firebase Realtime Database
  • Cloud Storage
  • Cloud Functions (Node.js 10+ runtime. See FAQs)

How to install this extension

Using the Firebase console

To install and manage extensions, you can use the Firebase console.

Install using console

Using the Firebase CLI

To install and manage extensions, you can also use the Firebase CLI:

Step 1: Run the following npm command to install the CLI or update to the latest CLI version.

npm install -g firebase-tools
Doesn't work? Take a look at the Firebase CLI reference or change your npm permissions.

Step 2: Install this extension by running the following command

firebase ext:install delete-user-data --project=projectId_or_alias
Supports
Cloud Firestore Realtime Database Cloud Storage
Author
License
Apache-2.0
Version
0.1.6