WhatsApp – How to Report Spam/Block or Unblock a Number

WhatsApp has a vast audience, everybody you know is on WhatsApp nowadays and that is an amazing app to use but at the same time it is a good platform for spammers also to reach out the vast audience to share their offers. You must have received many of them, they are disturbing. But do you ever think that how they got your number? Now that’s an easy task for them because we surrender our number to many apps.

Although WhatsApp have policies like you can’t message more than 50 people at a time but still spammers are a step ahead so here comes the new WhatsApp spam savior. They will provide you “Report Spam” feature and you can use that feature to block the spams or other messages that you don’t want to see. Now how to do that?

WhatsApp Contact Block

How to Report Spam/Block on WhatsApp –

  • First of all you need the latest version of WhatsApp so just go to play Store or Marketplace and update to the latest version.
  • Now go to the message that you want to report as spam.
  • Long press it and you will see the option “Report Spam and Block”. Press it.

How to Unblock a Number on WhatsApp –

Go to “Settings”, you will find “Contacts” there. It will have all the contacts that you have blocked, you can unblock any of them from here.

And you have done your job. WhatsApp will block the number and it will be unable to send you any message in the future.

Aayushi Jain

Aayushi is the senior tech news reporter of Techno Stall. Most of the time, you'll find her searching for the latest and hottest gadgets. She's a computer science graduate, currently working for TCS, kind of a geeky girl. Follow her on Google+.

2 Comments
  1. Thanks for letting me know how to block a number i get missed calls from unknown number and i was wondering how to block it.

  2. Sir/madam
    Mujhe ye bataye ki AGR WhatsApp PR Maine kisi nmbr ko block krne k baad report as spam kr diya hai to AGR us nmbr ko mai save kr k fonebook me fir she unblock kru to kya us nmbr PR fir se WhatsApp chat ho sakti hai ki nhi?? Ya fir report as spam ki wajah se chat nhi ho sakti us nmbr PR kbhi???
    Plz provide me right solution as soon as.
    Thanks…..

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