- Dream Cheeky
If you are having trouble unblocking someone on Xbox, don’t worry, we are here to help. In this article, Dreamcheeky will walk you through the process of how to unblock someone on Xbox. The process is simple and takes a few minutes to finish.
- 1 What Happens When You Block Someone On Fortnite?
- 2 How To Unblock Someone On Xbox?
- 3 How to Manage Your Blocked Users
- 4 How Do You Unblock Communications With Someone on Xbox Live?
What Happens When You Block Someone On Fortnite?
You can block players from your search bar or friends list so they can’t interact with you. Let me be honest; there is a bottom line. You might get matched up with them in Battle Royale.
However, they will stop harassing you by blocking your access. However, trolls and armchair generals, leeches, or other disruptors are always around the corner. What can you do? Let’s first see what we can do to stop them.
How To Unblock Someone On Xbox?
Both blocking and unblocking follow the same steps. You can do it either directly from the console or via the mobile app. You can also block spammers’ messages by using the section ‘Message Requests.
Blocking/Unblocking Xbox One, Series X, and Series S users
- Turn on your console and then press the X button on your controller.
- You will see the menu on your console. Click on the People button to open it.
- You will see a list of names. Scroll through it and locate the one you wish to unblock.
- Click on the profile link to unblock or block someone. Then click on the block or unblock button depending on your needs.
- For both blocking and unblocking, follow the same procedure.
Blocking Message Requests
You can also block spam messages from Xbox by going to your Message Requests section. This is especially useful if you continue to receive spam or abusive messages.
- Turn on your console and click the Xbox button on the controller to open the menu.
- Scroll down to the bottom of the menu and click on Parties and chat. Click and select Message requests.
- This section will not show you messages from friends that you haven’t added to your Friends list.
- Select one conversation you wish to block in order to begin the process of blocking it.
- Click on the More Actions feature and then click on View Profile.
- This screen will allow you to choose between Block and Report depending on the action you plan.
Note: If you make a mistake, you can unblock that person using the same steps as we have previously mentioned.
Blocking/Unblocking Users Using the Xbox App
You can also block and unblock using the Xbox app for iOS and Android.
Follow these steps to do this:
- If you don’t have the Xbox app, download it and install it.
- Use your credentials to log in to your Xbox account.
- Please search for the user you wish to block/unblock using the Search Bar by entering their Gamertag.
- After opening their profile, three vertical dots appear next to their name. Click on this icon.
- Find and click the “Block” feature from the list.
- Follow the exact same steps to unblock someone. Just click on “Unblock” instead.
You can also easily block messages from a person. This is how you go about doing it.
- Simply tap the Socials tab once in the Xbox app signed in.
- After that, you’ll want to choose Chats, then Message Requests.
- Scroll through the message requests until you find the conversation you want to block.
- Select More Actions from the person’s profile image.
- Select Block from the drop-down menu. And that’s how you stop someone from sending you any more texts.
This will allow you to block messages via the Xbox app and console. It is best to block spammers or scammers. So, if this guide helps you with getting rid of the annoying messages, let us know in the comment section.
How to Unblock Party Chats on Xbox One
Suppose you make an error in joining Xbox party chat. Are you looking for a reliable solution to unblock party chats? No worries, guys! We are here to help you solve this problem!
A well-resolved NAT is required to allow you to join a multiplayer game or its party chat. A proper set of NAT is required to join a party chat. After NAT, you can join Xbox One’s party chat by clearing persistent settings and their privacy settings.
Sometimes, restarting the IP router and modem router can help you join party chat.
How to Manage Your Blocked Users
A list of blocked users can be viewed. If you change your mind and wish to allow contact again, you can easily unblock them.
- Click the Guide button on your Xbox controller to open the guide menu
- To reach the user’s tab, move to the left several times and click on your profile.
- Select my profile.
- Click on the social tab from your profile.
- Choose the following options from the left sidebar.
- Click on the area that says it all and then choose to block.
- Now, a list of blocked users will be displayed.
- You can unblock them by visiting their profiles and selecting more.
How Do You Unblock Communications With Someone on Xbox Live?
You can unblock a person on Xbox Live by using the Friends apps People I’ve Blocked section. To clear a person on Live, users must first locate the person they wish to unblock and then click the unblock tab next to their name.
Sometimes users accidentally block people they think are someone else. Users can communicate as usual after they have unblocked a person. Users can block any Xbox Live Gamertag, but they don’t need to have that person on their Friends List. If the blocked person was already on the users’ list, they should reappear.
A user can block a person by visiting the recent players’ section in their profile if they find a Gamertag that they don’t like. The user can report the person to Microsoft if they feel the blocked person violated the Xbox Live code.
A gamer cannot communicate with the person who blocked him. If the person attempts to communicate with the user, an error message appears. Blocked users are not notified unless they try communication. This allows users to block or unblock other players at will.