How to block contacts in facebook messenger app

Learn how to block contacts in facebook messenger app on your latest android lollipop phone and tablet. Using facebook messenger app, you can chat with your friends or family. Are you annoying of unknown people or other contacts messages in your facebook messenger? It’s easy to block facebook contact or unknown user in facebook messenger app.

When you block any contact from your facebook contact list then that block person will no longer be able to see things you post on your timeline, no tag you, not invite you to any of the events or groups, not conversation with you and not add you as a friend. You can send message to that person to know he is bothering you and also stop seeing his facebook posts without blocking him. Below you can see the 3 different ways to block contacts in facebook messenger app in your android lollipop, KitKat and other device.


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Simple steps of “how to block contacts in facebook messenger app in android phone or tablet”

1st way:

Step 1: Open “Facebook messenger app” in your android lollipop device

 

Step 2: Tap and hold any contact want to block

How to block contacts in facebook messenger app

Step 3: Tap on “Block”

Tap on blcok all messages in android phone

You can see the message of “Block all messages”. By default turn off the toggle button of block all messages in your device

block contacts in facebook messenger app

Step 4: “Turn on” the toggle button of “Block all messages”

When you “turn on” toggle button of block all messages on your android phone or tablet then block contact don’t get messages and calls from messenger.

2nd way to block contacts in facebook messenger app in android device

Step 1: Open “Facebook messenger app”

Step 2: Tap on “profile” of any facebook contact want to block message or other notification

Tap on settings in top right corner

Step 3: Tap on the “i” icon in the top right side corner

block contacts in facebook messenger app in android device

Step 4: Tap on “Block”

3rd way:

Step 1: Open “Facebook messenger app”

Tapo on settings in toip right side corner

Step 2: Tap on “Settings” in top of the right side corner

Tap on People

Step 3: Tap on “people”

Tap on block

Step 4: Tap on “Block”

Tap on add someone to block contact in android

Step 5: Tap on “+Add Someone”

You can see the list of your facebook contact

Step 6: Tap on contacts want to block

Step 7: “Turn off” the toggle button of “block all messages” to block messages and calls from that contact in messenger. That’s all.

Above you can see the steps to block contacts in facebook messenger app in your android phone (5.1.1) or tablet. Did you find the above process helpful? Don’t hesitate to let me know on below comment box. Connect with us for daily updates!

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