It looks like my old Instagram account has been deleted, whereas I still have a confirmation of my account creation (in 2012) in my e-mail inbox.

  • When did you last use it (that is, log in to it)? – Vidar S. Ramdal Apr 15 '16 at 7:37
  • Probably somewhere in early 2013. – ujjain Apr 17 '16 at 21:03

Yes, Instagram tends to delete accounts that have been inactive for a prolonged period of time.

I found this on their website:

"We encourage people to actively log in and use Instagram once they create an account. To keep your account active, be sure to log in and share photos, as well as like and comment on photos. Accounts may be permanently removed due to prolonged inactivity, so please use your account once you sign up!"

You can check out the page here

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