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How to block a contact in Telegram from the cell phone and the computer

This is how you can block and unblock a user in the messaging application

Telegram It is one of the most used messaging applications in the world, so it is normal for unwanted users to appear and the best option is to block them to limit any contact with them.

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To achieve this there are two different processes, one on mobile devices and the other on computers.

Block contacts in Telegram from the cell phone

This application is available for devices with the Android operating system and also iOS, but for both cases the process is the same:

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– Open Telegram from the mobile device.

– Select the chat of the person you want to block.

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– Press the profile card.

– Press the three points located in the upper right part.

– Select the ‘Block’ option.

– Press ‘Block’ again to confirm the action.

This is how you can block and unblock a user in the messaging application
This is how you can block and unblock a user in the messaging application

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Block a contact from the computer

– Enter Telegram from the PC.

– Open the chat of the person you want to block.

– Go to the end of the options and click on ‘Block user’.

– Select ‘Block’ to confirm the action.

There is a second, much faster method for this device, which consists of right-clicking on the chat of the contact to be blocked, a menu will be displayed there, so you must choose the ‘Block user’ option and that profile will immediately be restricted.

How to unblock a contact on Telegram

If after a while you change your mind and want to receive messages from that profile again, the application offers an alternative to unblock it.

For this, you must open the platform, then go to the three lines that are in the upper left and look for the Settings option there.

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This is how you can block and unblock a user in the messaging application
This is how you can block and unblock a user in the messaging application

When you enter this button, a new screen will open, so you must click on ‘Privacy and security’, where a first option called ‘Blocked users’ will appear. All you have to do is search for the profile from which you want to receive messages again and give them access by clicking on their name.

Telegram It allows you to block and unblock a person countless times, so there is no problem in repeating the process with any of the people that are saved in the contact list.

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New features on Telegram

The application had a recent update in which it added a couple of additional options to improve the user experience.

One of them are the group topics. So far, the groups Telegram they had huge communities and now groups with more than 200 members can create separate rooms for each topic.

These threads act as individual chat rooms within the group with their own media and notification settings, making it ideal for certain communities that currently need to keep groups open for new events. Now everything is more organized.

Collectible usernames are also coming to help create optional usernames for public accounts and chats. These collectible credentials are protected by the TON blockchain network, a fast and scalable network, which allows buying and selling through the platform. Very useful for selling valuable domains on the platform.

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