WhatsApp the name has became a brand which comes in mind when we talk about any free messaging application for our smartphone, doesn’t matter you have Android, Windows or iPhone the developers have made it cross platform which is the main reason of gaining such a huge popularity. But sometimes we might thing of Blocking someone on WhatsApp, here is a step by step tutorials.
I wont be going on it’s features expecting that you already know about it, something like it’s latest Voice Chat, image sharing, free sms and the best part its absolutely free, and to use it you just need WiFi or Net Connection on your device.
So if you are here that means already you have some annoying person in your WhatsApp Contact list with whom you wish to get rid of, To keep it simple I have tried my best, so hope you wont be having any problem in blocking someone on your whatsapp contacts.
We are going to cover all 3 major Mobile platforms Android, Windows and iOs. Lets get started with our step by step guide to block people on WhatsApp.
How to Block Someone on Whatsapp Android Phone Users
Please note as WhatsApp looks same in all of the device we have created only one image tutorials which can be considered as a reference for all os.
Step 1: Open WhatsApp application and press option button (most of the android device have on left side beside home button) Click on Setting next .
Step 2: After clicking on setting you will see new window click on Contact.
Step 3: Go to Blocked Contacts.
Step 4: Finally on right side above you can see add icon choose WhatsApp contacts which you wish to block.
How to Block Someone on Whatsapp iPhone
All the process is same like explained above still the only difference is in the start up.
Step 1: Once you open the WhatsApp application instead of searching for option button as on Android os, for iPhone you will see extreme right bottom of ur iOs device setting click on it.
Step 2: in Short Setting – Chat Setting – Block Contacts – select contacts from the list and done.
How to Block Someone on Whatsapp Nokia
Please note: In Nokia whatsApp is available for both symbian and windows, so some setting may be differ due to its option button, so the we have tried on Windows phone so here we go.
Step: Option – Setting – General – Blocked – select contacts to block – click back and press yes. Done.
Block whatsapp contacts on blackberry
Please Note: For blackberry we have not tested it, but the solution is taken from the official whatsapp forum and its working.
Step: Setting – Block Contact list – choose contact and done.
After Blocking you cannot:
- Send or receive msg from that particular number.
- They cant see any of your profile update but they can see any change in your status.
- They cant see when you were online last time.
- Blocked number will be still in your contact list, to remove it completely you need to delete that number from your contact list.
Thats it guys now you know how to block someone from whatsapp contact list for any device, hope the tutorials might have solved all of your problems and don’t forget to share on social sites and personally to all your friends and relatives so even they will be aware of this little stuff.