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My Facebook account has been hijacked. I can see my Facebook

Customer Question

My Facebook account has been hijacked. I can see my Facebook account when I search online, but the email address on the account is not mine!
How do I remedy this?
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Email
Expert:  JamesI replied 1 month ago.

Good evening Errol, sorry to hear your having issues with your Facebook account.

So I am clear, are you able to go to Facebook and login using your e-mail and new password?

Customer: replied 29 days ago.
No. I am unable to access the account because the email has been changed.
Expert:  JamesI replied 29 days ago.
Ok first thing is to notify Facebook, go to the website here
Then click the button saying the account is compromised and fill in the form, come back to me if you have any further questions
Customer: replied 28 days ago.
James. I've not only been hacked. I am locked out of my account. According to a message received from Facebook, the email on the account has been changed.
I replied to their email but got no response.
Expert:  JamesI replied 28 days ago.

Ok so when you go to enter your e-mail address in the 'Find account' section does it say no account linked to your e-mail, have you also tried using your mobile phone number?

Expert:  JamesI replied 25 days ago.

Just wanted to follow up to see how you got on, and if you need anything further?

Customer: replied 25 days ago.
He also replaced my telephone number.
I try contacting Facebook on their security email, but got no response.
Expert:  JamesI replied 25 days ago.

Ok when an e-mail address is changed on facebook, as in your case by the hacker, Facebook will have sent you a message saying your e-mail address has been changed.

If you havent deleted that e-mail (or its still in your spam) you will find a link in the email to revert the account back to your e-mail address.

So start by seeing what e-mails you have from Paypal.

Expert:  JamesI replied 12 days ago.

I havent heard from you in some time, do you need anything further Erol?