How to Block Someone on Facebook

How to Block Someone on Facebook? In Facebook, people can message, poke, invite and share things with each other. Facebook is the world most used social networks. That’s why it contains a big number of users from all around the world. Every person is different and some are offensive. You may get hurt by any Facebook users. They could be your Facebook friend or not. But you can block any user on Facebook, using your Facebook account.

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If you block someone on Facebook they won’t be able to,

  • Send a message to your profile.
  • send an invite to join any group or events.
  • Tag you in any post.
  • Mention you.
  • Poke you.
  • See your posts, comments, and shared contents.
  • Send Friend Request to you.
  • Search your profile on Facebook.

Eventually, when you block someone at Facebook, they automatically get eliminated from your friend’s list. Don’t worry, he or she won’t get notified that you have blocked them. Everything will be in peace.

But you can see their previous conversation. If you don’t want to see the conversation of them, then just delete the conversation.

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Sometime Unfriending someone can solve the matter. Learn more: How to Unfriend Someone on Facebook without Them Knowing

Here we will explain the whole process of blocking someone on Facebook. So, just stick with us.

Block Someone on Facebook Using Computer

In a computer device, you can unfriend someone in tow methods. Those are,

  • Using Privacy Shortcuts.
  • By Going into Profile.

Here we have given the full process of those two methods.

Method 1: Using Privacy Shortcuts

Step 1: Go to https://www.facebook.com and just log into your Facebook account using Facebook Login process.

Step 2: Then click on the marketed question sign.

How to Block Someone on Facebook qustion sign

Step 3: Chose Privacy shortcuts to option from the menu.

How to Block Someone on Facebook privacy shortcuts

Step 4: Click on ‘How do I stop someone from bothering me?’.

How to Block Someone on Facebook privacy shortcuts blocking section

Step 5: Now a blank box will appear. Just write the name of that person whom you want to block. Then click on the Block button.How to Block Someone on Facebook block option

Step 6: Then find that person from the list and click on the Block button again.

How to Block Someone on Facebook people list

Step 7: Click on Block button to confirm the blocking that person.

How to Block Someone on Facebook final blocking option

Method 2: Using Profile Shortcuts

Step 1: Go to the Facebook profile of that person.

Note: You just have to click on the name of that person and you will get redirected to the profile page.

How to Block Someone on Facebook wall post

Step 2: Click on the 3-dot button.

How to Block Someone on Facebook 3 dot buttons

Step 3: Choose Block option from the menu.

How to Block Someone on Facebook block option

Step 4: Click Confirm.

How to Block Someone on Facebook block confirmation seen

That’s all you have to do.

Loggin out will give you a temporary relief from the Facebook world. Learn more: Facebook Logout

Block Someone on Facebook Using Mobile Phone

If you want, you can block someone on Facebook using your smart mobile device. You can follow one of those option to block that specific person on Facebook.

  • Using Privacy Shortcuts.
  • By Going into Profile.

Here is the full detail of those methods.

Method 1: Using Privacy Shortcuts

Step 1: Go to https://m.facebook.com and log into your account using Facebook mobile login process.

Step 2: Click on the menu icon at the top-right corner of the screen.

How to Block Someone on Facebook menu option

Step 3: Scroll down and go to Account Settings > Blocking.

How to Block Someone on Facebook account settings and blocking option

Step 4: Write the name of the person and click on Block button.

How to Block Someone on Facebook write and search for proflie

Step 5: Find that profile of that person from the list and tap the Block option beside it.

How to Block Someone on Facebook block button

Step 6: Click Block to confirm.

How to Block Someone on Facebook block confermation button

Method 2: By Going into Profile

Step 1: Go to the profile page of that person.

Note: just click on the name of that particular Facebook user.

How to Block Someone on Facebook post in wall

Step 2: Click 3-dot icon at the right. Select Block option.

How to Block Someone on Facebook

Step 3: Tap on the Block option again to confirm.

How to Block Someone on Facebook block person by mobile

So, that’s what you have to do if you want to block someone on Facebook.

Some facts to be remembered,

  • The blocked person will never get any notification that you have blocked him/her.
  • Once you unblock that person, you won’t be able to block him/her again in next 48 Hours(2 days).
  • After blocking you and that blocked person, both can see the chat history.
  • During the blocking period, no one can see each other’s profile anymore at Facebook.

Read Also: How to Unblock Someone on Facebook

Don’t have any Facebook account? Then you can open a new account completely free. Learn more: Facebook Sign Up

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