How to Block Someone Who Blocked You on Facebook

How to Block Someone Who Blocked You on Facebook

When blocked on Facebook, you lose contact, visibility, and tagging abilities. Unfortunately, the other person can still monitor your activity. This inequality can be addressed by blocking the person who has blocked you. However, this is not a simple task, and here’s why.

How to Block Someone Who Blocked You on Facebook

Blocking someone on Facebook can be a complex process, especially when they have already blocked you. However, we have a solution for this situation.

Can You Block Someone Who Blocked You on Facebook

Blocking someone on Facebook is not as simple as it seems. To block a user, you need to provide Facebook with their user profile.

How to Block Someone Who Blocked You on Facebook

Since you’ve been blocked, you can’t view or share their profile, even on Facebook. So when you search for the profile now, you won’t be able to find them, and therefore won’t be able to block them.

As you can see, things have escalated from ‘we were on a break’ to ‘it’s complicated’.

How to Block Someone on Facebook Who Has Already Blocked You

To block a blocker, you’ll need their Facebook profile URL, like this: https://www.facebook.com/john.doe. You might not have this URL saved, so there are two options.

1. Find Them on Google

First, log out of Facebook or use a different browser or device. Then google their name along with Facebook. You might have to check multiple profiles before finding the right person. It’s easier if the profile is public or has a recognizable profile picture, otherwise, it may take more time and effort.

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How to Block Someone Who Blocked You on Facebook

2. Call a Friend

Another option is to ask a mutual friend for help. They can either,

How to Block Someone Who Blocked You on Facebook

To block someone on Facebook, follow these steps:

1. Go to the person’s profile and copy the URL.

2. Open the Facebook app, find the person, open their profile, and tap the three-dot icon. Then, choose “Copy link.”

Please note that this method only works on the Facebook app and is not supported on the Facebook web.

Block Someone From the Facebook App

Step 1: Launch the Facebook app and tap the three-line icon. Step 2: Scroll down and select Settings & privacy → Settings. Step 3: Scroll to find and click Blocking under the Audience and visibility section.

How to Block Someone Who Blocked You on Facebook

Step 4: Tap ‘Add to blocked list’.

Step 5: Add the profile name or ID from the URL we gathered earlier. For instance, from the profile URL- https://www.facebook.com/john.doe, use only the ‘john.doe’ part.

Step 6: Find the person and tap Block next to their name.

How to Block Someone Who Blocked You on Facebook

Step 7: Tap Block again.

How to Block Someone Who Blocked You on Facebook

That’s it. You’ve successfully blocked the blocker from your Facebook profile. This person will not see anything on your timeline, post on your timeline, tag you, send you a friend request, message you, or send you invites.

Even if they search your name on Facebook, they won’t see your profile. If they use Google, they’ll get a ‘This content isn’t available’ notification (unless they’re logged into their Facebook account).

How to Block Someone Who Blocked You on Facebook

Let’s Ace the Blocking Game

Blocking someone on Facebook who has previously blocked you may seem like tit for tat, but it can provide a sense of satisfaction. Why should they have access to your timeline when they have denied you the same privilege? If you find yourself in this situation and feel a bit salty about it, follow our guide for blocking them in return. Feel free to leave any further questions in the comments section. And if you have any additional puns related to ‘Friends,’ we’d love to hear them.

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