Thanks to Viber, you can stay in touch with your friends and family, exchange messages and files, and have video calls. However, occasionally, you may receive a message from an unknown contact, and for some reason, you may wish to block that contact immediately or later. Keep reading if you are wondering how to block unknown contacts on Viber and what steps to take. Here, we will share a quick guide that will explain it all.
How to block unknown contacts on Viber
Blocking unknown contacts on Viber is pretty simple. When someone sends you a message and that person is not on your contact list, you will get a notification located at the top of the screen. There, you will see a few options, and those are to add contacts, block, or block and report as spam. So, choose Block. That’s it. You have successfully blocked that person.
If you change your mind later and want to unblock that person, here is how you can do that:
- Open the Viber app on your device
- Tap “More” in the bottom-right corner of the app
- Tap Settings
- Now tap Privacy
- Tap Block list
- Find the contact you want to remove from the list
- Finally, tap Unblock.
Now you know how to block and unblock unknown contacts on Viber.