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How to block someone on WhatsApp

WhatsApp is one of the most popular free instant-messaging apps, used to help people keep in touch with each other around the world.

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While the messaging app provides a convenient platform for users to connect with friends, family, and new acquaintances, it can sometimes also become a potential platform for unwanted contacts and violation of personal privacy.

Fortunately, it is very simple to block a contact on the messaging platform. Here are all the ways you can block and unblock a contact on WhatsApp, whether you’re using the Android or iOS app.

How to block someone on WhatsApp

You can block someone on Whatsapp with the mobile app for Android or iOS devices.

On Android

  1. Open WhatsApp.
  2. Tap the three vertical dots in the top right-hand corner to access the More options menu. Then, tap Settings.
  3. In the Settings menu, tap Account.
  4. From the Account menu, tap Privacy, and then Blocked contacts.
  5. From the Blocked contacts page, tap the Add icon on the top right-hand corner.
  6. Search or select the contact you want to block.

On iOS

  1. Open WhatsApp.
  2. Tap the Settings icon on the bottom right-hand corner.
  3. In the Settings menu, tap Account.
  4. In the Account menu, tap Privacy and then Blocked.
  5. From the Blocked menu, tap Add New and search or select the contact you want to block.


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