How to see blocked Facebook profiles: Speaking with some of your co-workers, one of them told you that, in an attempt to add you to his friendships on Facebook, could not find your profile. After checking the privacy settings of your account and having ascertained to be traceable by all users of the famous social network, you remembered that in the past you have blocked this person from not viewing their contents anymore. To confirm this, you tried to see the list of blocked users on Facebook but all your attempts did not give the desired result. That’s the way it is, right? Then know that there is nothing to worry about: if you want, I’m here to give you a hand.
In fact, with today’s tutorial I’ll explain how to see blocked Facebook profiles from smartphones, tablets and computers. In addition to providing you with the detailed procedure to access the section Block of your account and view the blocked people, I will also explain how to view the users whose content you have only blocked and, in both cases, I will provide you with instructions to unblock the people of your interest. In addition, for information, you will also find some useful tips for viewing private profiles on Facebook.
If you agree and can’t wait to find out more, let’s not waste any more time chatting and let’s get to the heart of the matter right away. Courage: make yourself comfortable, set aside five minutes of free time to devote to reading the next paragraphs and carefully follow the instructions I am about to give you. I assure you that, by following my “tips” in detail and trying to put them into practice on the device of your interest, you will be able to view the list of people you have blocked on Facebook and view the private profiles of your interest. That said, all that’s left for me is to wish you a good read and a big good luck for everything!
How to see the profiles blocked on Facebook
The procedure for see profiles blocked on Facebook it’s quick and easy. All you need to do is log into your account and access your profile settings. How to do? I’ll explain it to you right away!
From smartphones and tablets
To see the profiles blocked on Facebook from smartphones and tablets, start the app of the famous social network for devices Android or iOS / iPadOS and, if you have not already done so, log in to your account by entering the data in the fields Telephone or email address And Password and pressing the button Log in.
Now, tap the ☰ button, located in the menu at the top (or at the bottom right if you have an iPhone), then press the option Settings and privacy and choose the item Settings from the displayed menu. On the new screen, locate the section Privacy and tap on the item Block, to see the complete list of people you have previously blocked.
To unblock a user, all you have to do is press the button Unlock related to the latter and confirm your intention by choosing the option again Unlock. It will be useful to know that, in case of second thoughts, to block the person in question again, it will be necessary to wait 48 hours. Also, if the blocked person was previously among your friends, after unblocking you will need to request the friendship again: in this regard, my guide on how to request friendship on Facebook may be useful.
How do you say? Were you convinced that you have blocked a contact but the latter does not appear in the list of blocked users? In this case, if the person in question is among your friends on Facebook and you do not see any of their content in the News section of your account, you have simply “blocked” their content.
To find out if this is actually the case, tap the ☰ button, press on the items Settings and privacy And Settings and, in the new screen that appears, select the option News section preferences, visible in the section News section settings.
Now, tap on the item Reconnect with people you no longer follow and check if the person you thought you blocked is among the users you have unfollowed: if so, you can start following the user again and view their posts in the News section of your account by tapping on the first name of the person in question.
If you prefer to view the list of people you have blocked on Facebook from computer, linked to the main page of the famous social network, click the arrow pointing down, visible in the menu located at the top, and choose the option Settings from the menu that appears.
On the newly opened page, click on the entry Block present in the sidebar on the left and on the screen Manage blocks, you will see the people you have previously blocked, divided by the type of block: Blocking of users, with blocked people who cannot track you on Facebook; Message blocking, with users who cannot contact you on Messenger; Blocking app invitations, with friends who can’t send you app-related invitations e Blocking event invitations, with friends you’ve blocked to avoid receiving their Facebook event invitations.
If, in addition to viewing the profiles you have blocked, you also intend to unblock a person, all you have to do is identify the user of your interest, click on the option Unlock visible next to its name and press the button Confirmation, to confirm your intention. As indicated in the unlocking procedure via the Facebook app, also in this case it is necessary to wait 48 hours before being able to block an unlocked user again.
If, on the other hand, you want to view the friends of whom you have blocked the visibility of the contents posted by them in the News section of your Facebook account, click on the icon of the arrow pointing down and select the option News section preferences.
Then click on the option Reconnect with the people and groups you no longer follow and select the item Just friends via the drop-down menu All, to view the people whose content you have blocked. Once this is done, to unblock the posts of a particular person, simply click on theirs first name And that’s it.
How to see private profiles on Facebook
If your intention is see private profiles on Facebook, you must know that the only solution available to you is to request friendship from the person whose profile you want to view. If, on the other hand, you do not want to reveal your identity and still access the information of the user in question, you can use another account and request the friendship or discover a possible mutual friend and ask the latter to view the profile with the his account.
Once this is done, start the registration procedure and follow the instructions shown on the screen to create a new account on Facebook. At this point, search for the person whose profile you want to view, writing their name in the search field at the top (if you have an iPhone, press the icon of magnifying glass) and tap his first name, to access your profile. Then press the button add, to send a friend request, and wait for it to be accepted, to start viewing the information of your interest.
Subsequently, you can contact the friend in question and request to verify the information of your interest or arrange a meeting in person, to view it yourself using his smartphone or computer. To find out more, I leave you to my guide on how to see private profiles on Facebook.
In case of problems
If you have followed the instructions I have given you in the previous paragraphs but, despite this, you have not been able to view the list of people you have blocked on Facebook, I recommend that you access the Service center of the famous social network and groped to solve your problems in complete autonomy.
To proceed from smartphone and tablet, start the Facebook app on the device of your interest, press the ☰ button and choose the options Assistance and support And Service center. In the new screen that appears, tap on the items Privacy and security And Removing a person from friends or blocking a person, then locate the section Block and press on the topic of your interest.
From a computer, instead, click the button ? visible in the menu located at the top and choose the option Service center, from the menu that appears. Then select the items Privacy and security And Removing a person from friends or blocking a person and, in the section Block, click on the topic you prefer.
How do you say? Do you prefer to contact Facebook for direct support? In that case, tap the ☰ button, select the options Assistance and support And Report a problem and tap on the item Something does not work. From a computer, instead, click the button ? and choose the items Report a problem And Something does not work.
Now, regardless of the device you are using, select the option Privacy, to indicate the function you are having trouble with, enter yours message in the appropriate field and press the button Send, to send your report.