The risk of cybercrimes has been increasing rapidly. When a user’s account is hacked on any social media platform, all of the credentials containing sensitive data gets accessible to hackers.
Various social media platforms like Instagram, Facebook and Twitter provide various methods to recover the user accounts.
STEP 4 Enter the captcha code.
STEP 5 Users must either select their email address or phone number, and then hit the next button.
STEP 6 The users should follow the on screen instructions after clicking the login link in email or SMS.
Request a security code or support from Instagram
Step 1 Tap on ‘Need more help’, available on the login page.
STEP 2 Following the on-screen prompts, choose your email address or phone number, tap the send security code option and then proceed as directed.
Verifying user identity
If a user requests support for an account without photos of themselves , the email address or phone number users used to sign up as well as the type of device they used will be requested by Meta in order to confirm the identity.
Secondly, if a user needs support for an account which contains pictures of themselves, they will be required to take a video selfie in which they can turn their head in various directions.