Head’s up!

I’ve been locked out of my Instagram account. I think I’ve been hacked!  So much for #sewphotohop!  Does anyone have contact info for a real person at Instagram?

EDIT: Thank you Mads I have emailed.  Sarah, I’m trying your idea too!

A FURTHER EDIT: I also opened a second IG account just so I could use their “report a problem” on that second account to report my first account had disappeared.

A FURTHER EDIT: Thank you again! An IG rep emailed me back and gave me back my IG account.  Thanks for the help and support everyone.  Now I’ve got to go take some photos for my next blog post.  😘😘


Happy sewing to you!

18 thoughts on “Head’s up!

  1. UGH I am so sorry that happened to you–the same thing happened to me not so long ago. Email info@support.instagram.com. They will probably come back and have very specific criteria for a photo the want you to email back to them; I did what they asked and after another email from them, I was able to regain control of my account. It took about 48 hours all told. Good luck!!

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  2. cant help you there, I have an insta account I barely use as I only have a dumb phone which I refuse to change, so go via tablet….. however – its can by a crazy labyrinth when anything goes wrong with tech trying to get answers….hope your patience holds

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  3. Rose says:

    You really don’t know how convenient and easy life is with all the new tech stuff until something goes wrong. Then you have to jump all sorts of hoops, create new passwords and be very very patient. Glad to hear you got everything back.

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  4. Nicola says:

    Glad you’re back up and running. Yes, this happened to me yesterday, too. And I’d only really just got going with Instagram and the sewphotoshop challenge. I thought it was all over when I’d only just begun! All’s fine again now.

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