How to check blocked contacts in WhatsApp

Last Updated : Sep 8, 2020

How to check blocked contacts in WhatsApp

If you are looking for ways on how to check the contacts that you have blocked on your WhatsApp then you have definitely hit the right article. In this article we will show you how to check blocked contacts in WhatsApp

WhatsApp as everyone is quite aware is a cross platform messaging and voice over IP service which is now owned by the social network giant Facebook.

It is a free App and can be downloaded easily from Play Store or App Store. It allows the user to make national and international Audio/video calls using mobile data or Wi-Fi.

Blocking someone on WhatsApp is rather an “unpleasant” way to avoid a person. Now at times it so happens that the person gets too ‘heavy’ on you or something might have gone wrong which makes the other person to block him or her.

In this article I will tell the readers how to check the contacts whom you have blocked from your WhatsApp list. Below I have laid down few steps on how to check your blocked contacts list for both Android and iOS users and also how to unblock them if you wish to do so:

Android Users

  • Open WhatsApp on your phone.
  • Tap on the three vertical dots.

    How to check blocked contacts in WhatsApp

  • Choose Settings section.

    How to check blocked contacts in WhatsApp

  • Tap on Account.

    How to check blocked contacts in WhatsApp

  • Then select Privacy.

    How to check blocked contacts in WhatsApp

  • Tap on the “Blocked contacts” option.

    How to check blocked contacts in WhatsApp

Now you will be able to see the list of your contacts that you have blocked over time. If you want to unblock any of them just tap on the name of the contact and press the “Unblock” option. The person now gets added back to active WhatsApp contact list.

iOS Users

  • Open WhatsApp on your phone.
  • Go to Settings.
  • Press on the ‘gear’ icon that appears on the bottom right corner of the screen.
  • Next, go to Account.
  • From Account go to Privacy option.
  • On tapping Privacy you can see the list of blocked contacts.

Now to unblock someone from the list, press on the name of the person and then scroll through the menu. You will come across the Unblock option. Tap on the Unblock option to add the person back.

That’s it. You are done.

By following the above steps, you can check your blocked contacts list on WhatsApp. Hope the article on how to check blocked contacts in WhatsApp helps you

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