How to unblock someone on Skype

How to Unblock Someone on Skype

Want to prevent contact from calling, messaging on Skype? This post clearly explains how to unblock someone on Skype on different devices.

Previously blocked someone on Skype, but want to unblock them? When you block a contact, you prevent them from sending you a message, calling you, or seeing your online or offline status.

In case you decide a user is not spam or need to re-establish communication with an already blocked contact, this post explains how to unblock anyone on Skype.

How to Unblock Someone on Skype Web Application:

  1. Sign in to Skype from a web browser.
  2. Navigate to “Settings” or click the “Settings icon.”
  3. Select “Contacts” and click “Blocked contacts.”
  4. Click the “Unblock” button appearing next to the contact.

How to Unblock Someone on Skype Mobile App:

  1. Open Skype.
  2. Tap your “profile icon” at the top middle bar.
  3. Scroll down and tap “Settings.”
  4. Tap “Contacts.”
  5. Select “Blocked contacts.” All your blocklists should appear.
  6. Tap on the “Unblock button” to the right of the contact.

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How to Unblock Someone on Skype Web Application:

  1. Sign in to Skype from a web browser.
  2. Navigate to your Chats or Contact lists.
  3. Right-click the contact or use the edit icon.
  4. Select Block contact.
  5. From the block contact window, toggle on “Report abuse from this person,” choose a reason, and then Block. Select only “Block” if you want to block someone without reporting abuse.

How to Block a Contact on Skype:

I tried this method on my Android device but should also work on an iOS (iPhone) device.

  1. Open Skype.
  2. Tap and hold the contact you wish to block. This step displays a new window.
  3. Scroll down to the bottom of their profile window.
  4. Tap Block Contact. A popup will appear.
  5. Here you have the choice to also report the person as abuse by toggling on the button to the right of “Report abuse from this person.” But you can simply hit “Block” if they are not abusive.
  6. Once the contact is blocked, they will no longer appear in your chats or contact list.

There you have it: How to Unblock Someone on Skype. If this guide has helped you, please share it with other Skype users out there. Also, you can drop your questions or thoughts in the comments section below.

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