How to recover an Instagram account?

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  • In case you have forgotten your password, want to recover a deactivated account, Instagram has blocked your current one or you have been 'hacked', follow the steps below

How to recover an Instagram account?

Instagram is on Instagram. suffering since noon this Monday a fall all over the world, which, among other anomalies, is   suspending accounts of thousands of users without notice. The problem has been registered by the specialized website Downdetector.

Currently it is not difficult to forget a passwordIt is different from any social network, since the application itself allows you to always be connected (without the need to indicate the password each time you enter) and that each time the protocols to decide your password tend to be more difficult. With complex letters (including uppercase, lowercase, numbers, and symbols), it is very common to not remember. But, if you have forgotten your password, you want to recover a deleted account, Instagram has blocked your account or it has been 'hacked', with these simple steps you will do it in 5 minutes .

I have forgotten my password

  • First of all it will be: It is necessary to go to the official page of Instagram and press the button “Have you forgotten your password? h2>

  • Once done, it will ask us or by our email associated with the account, by the name of the account or by our telephone number

  • If we choose the option of the mail or the telephone number, the application will send the message. a message to our email account

  • Once inside the message, we will click on a box that says “Enter as” and our username

  • This will take us to to an Instagram window with the name of our user and where we will have to choose a new password

  • Once chosen, we will be able to access our account

It should be taken into account that when you change a password you should not only log in on the device with which you changed it, but on all. For example, if you have an Instagram account on your mobile and tablet, you will need to log in to both.

I want to recover a deactivated account

We have already explained that is It is possible to delete an Instagram account or deactivate it, but if we regret it there is an option to recover it. It is very important that you do it within 30 days, otherwise it will be necessary. It will be impossible to reopen and then you will only have to access with your username and password and the account will automatically be activated.

Instagram has blocked my account

To prevent Instagram from blocking your account, you must follow some terms and comply with the community rules. If you do not comply with them, Instagram may deactivate your account without notice, including:

  • Being 13 years of age or older

  • No he is allowed to publish violent content, discriminatory or sexual

  • Cannot create robot or unauthorized accounts

  • You cannot transfer viruses or destructive codes

  • You may not use the application forillegal purposes

  • You must be responsible for all actions on your account

  • You may not limit another user's use

  • You cannot manipulate the API

In the event that you have violated any of these rules, depending on the level of severity , Instagram will decide whether you can recover your account or not.

I've been 'hacked'

In one of the worst cases, it may be possible that someone has 'hacked you ' your account, that is, he has entered pretending to be you and has changed your password. If this is the case, you can follow these steps:

  • Try to access your account and change the password as quickly as possible

  • If you can't do it, click on reset password An email from support.instagram.com informing you how to reverse the change (following their steps).

In the hypothetical In case none of these options work for you, you can try the following:

  • If you can access the Instagram app, you should go toSettings/Help and click on “Report a problem“. there you will have to explain what happened so that They can help you.

  • Another option is to access the Instagram help center from the web.

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    A third option is to go to Instagram Spanish support on Facebook facebook.com/instagramES and report the problem

  • Also ask your contacts to report what happened the process much faster. If they access the Settings/Help section and click on “Privacy and security help“, they can report the account and the publications.

< p>Finally, another valid option to recover your account may be the following:

  • On the login screen, press the “Get help

  • Next, enter your email or username and press the “ Next

  • On the screen that will appear you can fill out a form with which Instagram will help you, in this you must indicate the email with which you have registered, an email to which you have access and with which Instagram can contact you, select the type of account you use (personal, company, brand…) and finally select what is the problem you are facing.

  • You must describe in detail exactly what is happening so that Instagram can help you, the more specific the better

  • Press the Click on the “Send request” button and wait for a response. sta.