My account was only locked. I reported that a friend's account had been hacked. Someone...

GetHuman3764656's customer service issue with Facebook from October 2019

Help with my Facebook issue
The issue in GetHuman3764656's own words
My account was only locked. I reported that a friend's account had been hacked. Someone with their name contacted me via FB Messenger so I reported it. As a result my account was also locked. I don't know if the scammer reported my account, or if was locked because I reported my friend's account. Either way, I can no longer log in. I keep getting the page telling me to upload a valid ID. I have reset my password several times and have tried to upload my ID (drivers license in PNG format) from both the mobile and desktop. When I hit the submit*continue button there is a processing spinner for several seconds and then the screen simply refreshes. I have no indication that the photo ID was submitted. Is there another method I'm unaware of to submit an ID and*or get me account unlocked?

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How GetHuman3764656 fixed the problem
I honestly have no idea what changed, but during my effort to get some help I was able to get logged into the Facebook help forum...with the exact same credentials as my regular Facebook account... *shrug***After I submitted my question to the forum I was redirected, somehow, automagically to my Facebook account.**So, if I had to pick, I would say it was the help forum login that did it. I don't know how or why though. **I never was successful getting my photo ID uploaded. That process is broken, for me anyway. What a pain in the *** this whole thing has been.
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Customer service issue
Reported by GetHuman3764656
Oct 14th, 2019 - 2 years ago
Fixed
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Items needed
Email on Account
Phone number on Account
Name of Account Holder
Photo of Passport or Driver's License

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GetHuman3764656 started working on this issue
Oct 14th, 2019 7:42pm
GetHuman3764656 confirmed the issue is fixed. Hooray!
Oct 15th, 2019 12:30am

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