If you don’t log in to your account or tweet from it for a period of six months, Twitter may classify the account as inactive for a prolonged period and remove it from the system. After removal, you won’t be able to log in to the account or access your tweets, follower and following information.
Do inactive Twitter accounts get deleted?
Accounts may be permanently removed due to prolonged inactivity.
How can I get an inactive Twitter handle?
How to claim an inactive or desired twitter username
- Go to: https://support.twitter.com/forms/impersonation.
- Make the selection for ‘I am being impersonated’.
- Follow all the steps and fill the form, providing Twitter with the information requested.
How can I get my old Twitter account back?
How to reactivate your account
- Visit twitter.com/login via twitter.com, or open your Twitter for iOS or Android app.
- Enter your login credentials.
- Before you sign in, you’ll see a notice asking you to confirm if you want to reactivate your account.
- If you choose to reactivate, you’ll be redirected to your Home timeline.
How do I delete an old Twitter account I can’t access?
- Sign in to twitter.com on the web.
- Go to your Account settings and click on ‘Deactivate my account’ at the bottom of the page.
- Read the account deactivation information. Click ‘Okay, fine, deactivate account. ‘
- Enter your password when prompted and verify that you want to deactivate your account.
How can I recover my Twitter account without phone number and email?
To reset your Twitter password without email or phone number, you need to contact Twitter support. File a login issue report via their Help Center and wait for Twitter’s response. Due to the overwhelming number of reports, it might take several days or even weeks for them to get back to you.
What happens to permanently suspended Twitter accounts?
Permanent suspension: This is our most severe enforcement action. Permanently suspending an account will remove it from global view, and the violator will not be allowed to create new accounts.
Does deactivating Twitter delete DMs?
As for your DMs, they will also disappear once you deactivate. They will show up again if you return, but if you don’t, they will be permanently deleted. Your posts will also disappear from users’ feeds.