Are you struggling with “You have exceeded the maximum number of attempts” to login on Twitter ? If so, then you are at the right place to fix this issue.
In this article, we will discuss the following methods to resolve the issue.
We will discuss these methods in detail below.
Clear Storage space of Twitter app
Follow the below steps to clear storage/data space of Twitter app.
Locate “Twitter” app on your phone
Long press on the icon
Select “App info” OR “i” icon
Click on “Clear storage”
Once you have completed the above process, try to login into your Twitter account. If this didn’t work, try the next method.
Login using Forgot Password option
Follow the below steps to fix the issue of “You have exceeded the maximum number of attempts” on Twitter.
Open “Twitter” app from your phone
Click on “Forgot Password”
Enter your e-mail/Phone number/username on “Find your Twitter account” section
Click on “Search”
Enter username on “Verify your personal information”
Click on “Submit”
Click on “Send an e-mail to …..” on “How do you want to reset your password” section
Click on “Next”
You will receive a verification code through your e-mail id
Enter the code on “Enter your code”
Click on “Verify”
Enter a strong password which include numbers, letters, and punctuation marks on “Enter your new password”
Re-enter the password on “Enter your password one more time” section
Tick the “Remember me” box, if you want to save the password on the app
Click on “Reset password”
Select the option “Forgot password” for the question “Why did you change your password?”
Click on “Submit”
You will get a message on your screen “You’re all set. You have successfully changed your password”
Click on “Continue to Twitter”
Contact Twitter Support
If none of the earlier methods works out, then it is better to contact Twitter support regarding your issue.
Visit Twitter Help Center
Click on “Help with locked or limited account” from “Managing your account” section.
Click on Contact our support team from the bottom of the page
Select the topic “Problems with account access”
Select “I need to regain access to my Twitter account” for the question “How can we help you with your account?”
Select “I believe my account is hacked or compromised” for the “Please tell us more” field.
Enter “Your Twitter username”, and “Your email address” (This fields are Mandatory)
Enter the problem you are having on the “Describe the problem you’re having” field
Click on “Submit”
Get Twitter support through Reddit
If the above techniques doesnt work out, you can discuss about it on platforms like Reddit. They have an active community of users who answers queries related to Twitter.
You can also search for new strategies followed by people to get their account unsuspended.
These are some of the Reddit communities where you can ask Twitter-related queries.
Here we have introduced you to different methods to resolve your issue on exceeding the maximum number of attempts to login to Twitter.
Hope you get an idea about fixing the issue. Kindly let us know if you have any queries.
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