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How to block WhatsApp iPhone contact

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Judit Llordes
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Do you have a particularly annoying friend or work colleague who constantly texts you on WhatsApp? If the answer is affirmative and if you are looking for a valid solution by which you can put a point on it, I have good, indeed excellent news for you: I can explain how to do it. How do you say? do you have an iPhone and that you know there are no functions available to "silence" the most annoying contacts? Well, know that you are wrong and very wrong too. All that needs to be done is none other than block WhatsApp iPhone contact.

Yes, even on the iPhone, like what is possible with all the other smartphones for which the famous instant messaging app is available, it is possible to block contacts. Contrary to what you might think, blocking WhatsApp iPhone contact is a very simple operation and only a few moments are needed to execute it.

So if you are willing to find out what you need to do to be able to block WhatsApp iPhone contact, I suggest you take a few minutes of free time and focus on carefully reading the instructions that I will provide you in the following lines. You will see that in the end you will surely be able to block WhatsApp iPhone contact and you can tell yourself more than satisfied with the thing.

If you want to block WhatsApp iPhone contact, the first thing you need to do is to start the famous app. To do this, grab your iPhone, unlock it and then press the WhatsApp icon on the home screen.

Please note: Before starting the WhatsApp app, make sure that your iPhone is connected to the cellular data network of the SIM in use or to a Wi-Fi network. To do this, just take a look at the appropriate indicators located at the top of the iPhone screen. Keep in mind that verifying the fact that the device is connected to the Internet is extremely important since in the absence of a connection you will not be able to implement the procedure by which to block WhatsApp iPhone contact.

Once you open the app presses on the voice Settings which is located at the bottom right of the screen displayed and then tap on Account. Successfully piggy his Privacy then select the item Blocked give the menu check if you press.

At this point, to block WhatsApp iPhone contact, just press on the voice Aggiungi ... and select the name of the person you want to block from the contact list that is shown to you. Then presses on the voice <Privacy which is located at the top left to confirm the choice made.

If you are not aware of it, know that once you have implemented the procedure to block WhatsApp iPhone contact you will no longer receive any message from the blocked contact. The messages, in fact, will never appear on your mobile and will never be sent. Furthermore, the information about your last login, the updates of your status message and those of your personal image will no longer be visible. Also keep in mind that in the event of a blocked contact you will no longer be able to send messages to him and you will not be able to call him.

Clearly, in the event that after having taken steps to block iPhone contact you think again you can always and in any case cancel it.

To unblock a WhatsApp contact, open the application by pressing on its icon on the iPhone home screen, then press on the item Settings present in the lower right part of the displayed screen and then select the item Privacy.

Now tap on Blocked and then presses on the name of the contact you previously blocked and that you want to unblock. Scroll the contact card that is shown to you and then tap on the item Unblock this contact which is located at the bottom.

If instead of blocking WhatsApp contact on iPhone it is your intention to block an entire group discussion, I'm sorry to tell you but… at the moment it is not yet possible to do this. However, you can put in place a sort of trick that still allows you to "silence" an entire group.

The procedure you need to carry out to "silence" a group conversation on WhatsApp is very different from the one I have just indicated but still very simple. To block an entire group discussion, just take advantage of the WhatsApp functions to disable the sounds and notifications of conversations. In this way, keep in mind, you will not be excluded from the chat but you will no longer be bothered by the related notifications.

To silence an entire group conversation on iPhone, open the app by pressing on its icon on the home screen and then tap on the tab Chat that you find located at the bottom of the screen displayed.

Now select the conversation that you intend to silence and then presses on the name of the group which is placed at the top. Now press on the voice silent and indicates the period of time in which to disable the notification sounds by selecting one of the available options, that is 8 hours, 1 weeks or Everlasting.

Now select the item Personalized alerts from the menu, set to ON the lever referring to the option Notifications and then move up OFF the lever referring to the item Alerts in such a way as to disable text notifications as well.

Clearly, even in this case, if you think about it, you can always restore sounds and notifications for group conversations. To do this, access WhatsApp on your iPhone, press the voice Chat located at the bottom and then select the name of the group on which you want to act.

Then press the button silent e scegli l'opzione Turn on audio from the menu you buy. Continue going to move up OFF the relative levetta all'opzione Notifications in the section Personalized alerts.

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