My email listed on my instagram account was from a job i left three years ago. Upon rea...

GetHuman5065318's Recover Account issue with Instagram from July 2020

Help with my Instagram issue
First: share to improve GetHuman5065318's odds
Strength in numbers! Companies respond better when others are watching.
Before contacting them, items GetHuman5065318 may need:
Username on Account, Country you are located, Email on Account, Full Name, and Business Document that proves ownership of business account
The issue in GetHuman5065318's own words
My email listed on my instagram account was from a job i left three years ago. Upon realizing this, I updated my email within the app. I verified the new email address. I quickly received another email saying that it had been changed back to my former work email. I did this twice more, with the same steps happening. I then clicked "secure my account" because I didn't know what was happening. It then stated that I needed to enter a six digit code from the old work email. I called up my former workplace, they told me that the email wasn't even on the list anymore, of emails they had. So, he made the same email address I used to have, and activated it for me. I asked instagram for the code, and the email never came. it's the exact email address that I used to have. I don't know what to do. The only thing I see when I log onto instagram, is a thing telling me it needs the code. I had put in my phone number, but It isn't giving me that option. HELP please!

GetHuman5065318 did not yet indicate what Instagram should do to make this right.

How GetHuman5065318 fixed the problem

We are waiting for GetHuman5065318 to fix the problem and share the solution with the rest of us customers.

Do you have a customer issue as well?
We can help you get Instagram's attention and get better help faster. Tap below to get started.
Help from Real People?
If our free tools aren't enough, we partner with a US-based company with live tech support experts available 24/7. Take advantage of a $1 one-week trial membership and chat with an expert now.
Chat with a Live Expert
Having Instagram issues too?
Get tips from pros & other customers, and get it handled faster:
For better results, write at least 100 characters
This email address isn't valid


Recover Account issue
Reported by GetHuman5065318
Jul 14th, 2020 - 2 months ago
Not resolved
Seen by 4 customers so far
Similar issue to 37406 others
0 customers following this


GetHuman5065318 started working on this issue
Jul 14th 8:11pm
GetHuman5065318 indicated the issue is not fixed yet.
Jul 15th 9:57am

Setup Your New Home Easily

Call now and talk to a real person in seconds who can tell you the best deals from each telecom company if your new home area. We find the best deal for you and then we manage the scheduling so that all your technicians show up on the same day. Easy and free!

Talk to Us Now: 888-959-6783Our concierge is unaffiliated and therefore able to compare deals (and schedule) across many companies