How to Reactivate Twitter Account?
Twitter is one of the most popular social media platforms worldwide with around 166 million daily active users. But since it is not as easy to use as Facebook or, Instagram and has limitations compared to them, you might have tried and deleted/ deactivated your Twitter account. But what to do when you want to reactivate Twitter account?
Now, there may be many reasons that you want to reactivate a Twitter account. Maybe you miss using it or, you did not download your data before deleting it or you want to get in touch with your friends and followers again, and many more. Well, you are in luck because you can do so.
If you are facing problems trying to reactivate Twitter account, worry no more because, with this article, we have you covered.
How to Reactivate Twitter Account?
The first thing you must remember before proceeding forward to reactivate your Twitter account is that you must delete it beforehand for this process to work. And the only time this process works is if you try to reactivate the account within 30 days of account deletion. If this process is not followed within 30 days, your account gets deleted permanently and cannot be recovered. To reactivate Twitter account, follow the given steps:
1. Open Twitter whether on the app or web.
2. Go to the ‘Login page‘.
3. Enter your ‘Username‘ and click on ‘Next‘.
4. Enter your ‘Password‘ and click on ‘Login‘.
5. Click on ‘Yes, Reactivate‘ option to reactive your account.
6. If you forgot your password, click on ‘Forgot Password‘ option.
7. Select where you want to receive a confirmation mail and click on ‘Next‘.
8. You will receive an OTP or an email with a confirmation code.
9. Enter it on Twitter and select ‘Verify‘.
10. Reset your Password as shown below.
11. Click on ‘Yes, Reactivate‘ in order to reactivate our account.
Hence, in this way, you can reactivate Twitter account within 30 days of account deletion.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What happens if you don’t reactivate Twitter within 30 days?
When you delete your Twitter account and do not reactive your account within 30 days as mentioned by the app, you will lose all your followers, tweets, and data stored in the app. You will lose your account in general permanently and cannot undo the change.
What does reactivating my Twitter account do?
When you reactivate your account on Twitter, all the access to that account is given back to you. You can also see the old tweets you tweeted, you will have all your followers, likes and every information associated with your account will be restored and you will be able to use it like before.
What does ‘Account Reactivation Currently Disabled’ mean?
It means that you cannot reactive your account right now. It is usually due to network and internet issues. So, you can try to reactivate the account later again. If it is close to 30 days time period, ‘Ask for Support‘ on Twitter.
Can I delete an old Twitter account?
Yes, you can. Any account on Twitter can be scheduled for deletion and then deleted. But, you must first remember the username and password associated with that account to log into it and perform the deletion yourself. Otherwise, it cannot be deleted.
Hence, by using the steps mentioned above in the article, you can now easily reactivate Twitter account. Make sure that you remember it and do so within 30 days of account deletion or you will not be able to access your account after it.
Hope this article was helpful and cleared your doubts. Feel free to leave comments in case of any queries.