In recent days, contacted WhatsApp has started to bother you and I thought about blocking it. However, by doing so, he thought that the name of the person of interest to him also disappeared from the contact list of the popular messaging app, but that did not happen. Under those circumstances, I then ran to the web to try to see if there was a way to fix the problem and it ended up here in this tutorial of my own.
how do you say? The situation is exactly this and then you would like to know if I can explain how to delete a blocked contact on WhatsApp? Of course you do, don’t worry. If you give me some of your attention, I can give you all the information you need to reach your goal.
I also expect that for the sake of information safety, I will also explain how to remove a certain blocked contact from an app list. But now just talk and let’s act. I wish you as usual a happy reading and good luck in everything!
How to delete a contact who is already blocked on WhatsApp
Before we get to the heart of the tutorial, let’s explain how to delete a blocked contact on WhatsApp, there is some preliminary information about this that it is my duty to give you.
Let’s start with a fixed point: deleting a contact that is blocked in WhatsApp, so that it no longer appears in the application’s contact list, also means deleting it from the mobile phone book.
By doing this, the respective contact remains blocked and the relative phone number (no name, because it is no longer in the address book) is still visible in the WhatsApp section where you can see the list of blocked users.
Removing a name or numbering from the above list involves only that of launching the contact. By unblocking, the respective contact gains the right to contact the person who has blocked them on WhatsApp, and see their status and last access (unless otherwise specified in the application settings, as I also explained in a guide on how to block someone on WhatsApp).
How to delete a contact who is already blocked on WhatsApp
After providing the necessary explanations above, let’s get down to business and find out how to delete an already blocked contact in WhatsApp. The procedure can be applied in Android, in iPhone as well as in PC, but in the latter case there are some limitations. For more information, keep reading.
Let’s get started, let’s find out how to delete a blocked contact in WhatsApp for Android. So, grab your phone, open it up, go to the home screen or drawer and select the whatsapp icon file (the one with the green speech bubble and the white earphone).
After you have seen the main screen of the application, select the Chat tab which is at the top and touch a conversation with the blocked contact you are interested in acting on. If necessary, it can help you to find it through the search field at the top, typing the name of the blocked contact inside. Then press the first name located at the top, then on the button with i three dots vertically and select the option See in address book in the menu that appears.
After completing the above steps, the contact card that interests you will open in the Android Address / Contacts book app. So, press the button to open the menu (usually the three-dot file located at the top of the screen) and select the item Transfer from the last batch. Then confirm your intentions by clicking on the transfer wording that you find in the box that appears, and that’s it.
As an alternative to what I just mentioned, you can go to work directly from the application Address / Contacts Book, without having to use WhatsApp first. To do this, touch the application icon (usually the phone book file ) located on the main screen or in the tray, select the file upload rules in relation to what you want to intervene and press the item Details. If necessary, it can help you to find it through the search field located at the top, typing the name of the contact inside.
Once you open the card of the WhatsApp blocked contact that you want to delete, click on the button to open the menu and select the article Transfer, then confirm your intentions by clicking on your voice again Transfer you will find in the box that appears on the screen.
Note: The items that will be selected in the Android calendar may differ from what you see on the screen, depending on the make and model of the mobile phone The exact version of the phone you are using as well. OS used.
Yes, on the other hand, you have an iPhone. To delete a blocked contact on WhatsApp, first take your “iPhone by”, open it and go to the home screen, then select the whatsapp icon (the one with the green speech bubble and the white earphone).
In the application screen that now appears to you, if you want to delete an existing contact that has already been blocked in WhatsApp, select the relative conversation from the chat card placed at the bottom. If necessary, they can help you locate the chat by typing the name of the contact in the search field placed on top.
Then click on the contact’s name which is at the top and then in the article Edit is displayed at the top right of the new screen that has opened. Once done, click on Refine Delete Connection and confirm what your intentions are by selecting the Delete Connection option in the menu that opens.
If there is no conversation in the list of ongoing chats with the blocked person that you want to remove from your contacts or in any case as an alternative to what I indicated above, you can proceed as follows: open the application, contacts en iPhone, touch the nearby icon (the one with the phonebook ) on the main screen and select the first name file of the blocked WhatsApp contact you want to delete. If necessary, even in this case, you can help find it by typing the name in the search field file placed on top.
After completing the above steps, click on the item Edit at the top right, then in the newsroom Delete a connection and confirm what your intentions are by clicking on the item again Delete an existing connection in the list that appears.
In the computer
A blocked WhatsApp contact can also be deleted from Pc but as I told you, there are some limitations in this case.
More precisely, being the WhatsApp client for Windows / macOS and WhatsApp Network are among the “duplicates” of the application installed on the smartphone, some operations, such as deleting contacts, must be performed on the mobile phone.
The only alternative system that can be adopted, considering that WhatsApp contacts refer to people stored in the mobile phone book, is to integrate the latter with the services. Also Google o iCloud and continued to delete related contacts in web panels (they can also be accessed from a computer).
For more details on this, I invite you to refer to my guides on How to Sync Address Book with Gmail and How to Sync iCloud.
How to delete a blocked contact on WhatsApp
If you are wondering how to delete a blocked contact on WhatsApp when going to remove the relevant name or phone number from the list of blocked people in the app and thus, also to unblock it, then the steps you must follow are the following.
If what you are using is an Android mobile phone, to unblock a contact on WhatsApp, first take your device, open it and go to the home screen or drawer, then select the whatsapp icon (the one with the green speech bubble and the white earphone).
On the application screen that you see now, press the button with i three dots vertically located in the top right and then at the entrance Configurations are in the menu that opens and touch the wording Calculation that you will find on the next screen.
At this point, select the item Intimidad, for this reason blocked connections and choose the contact in which you are interested in acting. Then click on the item Unblock [Contact Me] in the box that opens and the contact you are interested in will immediately be removed from the blocked list, and therefore will be unblocked.
If you have an iPhone, to remove a contact from the blocked list in WhatsApp, do the following: take the device, unlock it, go to the home screen and select the whatsapp icon (the one with the green speech bubble and the white earphone).
After you have seen the main screen of the application, select the tab Configurations, by touching the appropriate text located in the lower left, then select the items Account, Intimidad es Locked.
Now playing the audio Edit is located in the upper right of the next screen, select the contact file in relation to what you want to act from the proposed list, click on the red circular button that appeared next to the name or phone number and press the button Open, so that the contact that interests you is removed immediately from the blocked list and thus unblock it.
in the computer
Now let’s see how to unblock WhatsApp contact by going to work from Pc. First, start the Whatsapp application file on your computer or connected to the Whatsapp web. When you see the WhatsApp screen on your computer, click on the i icon three dots vertically (on Windows and WhatsApp WeB) or which has the down arrow (on macOS) located in the top left, select the item Configurations in the menu that appears and then the wording is locked.
Now, locate a contact regarding what you are interested in acting on, click on the (X) present in your correspondence and confirm your intentions by pressing the Open button. By doing so, the contact you decided to interfere with will be immediately removed from the blocked list, thus unblocking them.