How to Reactivate a Deleted Twitter Account

Updated February 21, 2017

Twitter is a free social networking site that allows users to stay up to date with friends. Twitter accounts are completely free and can be deleted at any time and for any reason. If, for some reason, you accidentally delete your account or it seems to delete itself, you may be able to restore the account. In order to restore a deleted Twitter account, you must contact the Twitter support page.

Open your favourite Web browser and go to the Twitter support page at

Choose "I'm confused, or have a question" from the drop-down menu under "Dear Twitter."

Choose "Restore my deleted account" from the drop-down menu under the "Regarding" section.

Explain your reasoning for restoring your account in the "Sharing is caring" box.

Type in your contact information in the designated boxes. Click "Submit" at the bottom of the page once you fill out the form.

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