Help! My account was removed!

Last Updated On August 17, 2018

First of all, this is a problem that happens to many Instagram users, so please do not worry! While it may take anywhere between 3 days to 2 weeks to recover your account, most users will have it recovered.

Meanwhile, here are some things you can do to speed up the process:

1. Fill in the form here and select the option “I can’t add my email to my Instagram account because it is already in use.”

2. Email Instagram at and explain the issue.

3. Send Instagram a message on their Facebook page here.

4. Log into another Instagram account and click on “Settings” > “Report a Problem” > “Something isn’t working”. Type out your problem and remember to reference your account username.

5. Tweet @instagram with the hashtag #instagram with your problem.

6. Try logging into your account from a different device and click on “Learn more”. You will be prompted with a form to recover your account like this image.