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How to block a user on Facebook

Facebook has become an integral part of everyone’s lives due to the phenomenon called social networking. One can argue that the biggest thing to happen to social media and social  networking is Facebook, and they would be right. Whats more is that the company has cemented its feet into the social scene further after the recent acquisitions of Instagram and WhatsApp, making it also one of the most rounded out platforms on the internet and a content creator’s paradise.

Facebook was created to give people a safe haven to express their thoughts and ideas. There are some people however, who befriend you and then indulge in some not so positive activities. This is called harassment and the fist step to stopping this trouble is to block the contact responsible.

In this tutorial, we will show you how to delete a user on Facebook.

Step 1. Open the web browser on your PC/Laptop.

Step 2. In the URL bar, type in www.facebook.com.

 

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Step 3. Sign in to your Facebook account.

 

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Step 4. In the search bar, type in the name of the user you want to block.

 

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Step 5. Click on the user profile from the search results.

 

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Step 6. Click on the ‘three dot‘ icon on the right hand side of the profile.

 

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Step 7. From the drop down menu, click on the ‘Block‘ option.

 

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Step 8. On the pop up dialogue box, click on the ‘confirm‘ button.

 

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This will block the user on Facebook. Once blocked the contact will not receive any updates from you, and he/she will no longer be able to interact with the posts that come from you.

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