Often in a fit of rage, you may block a friend on Instagram, but when the anger subsides, you may want to unblock them. It is even possible that you blocked a person by mistake. Whatever the reason may be, you can unblock any blocked Instagram user from your phone’s app or system’s web browser.
To know about the ways to unblock a person on Instagram, read the steps mentioned below.
Steps to unblock a person on Instagram
How to unblock a user on Instagram from the app?
- Firstly, search the blocked person on the Instagram app.
- Select the account you would like to unblock.
- Lastly, click on Unblock. This will make sure that you really would like to unblock that person.
How to unblock someone on Instagram from the computer’s web browser?
- Firstly, go to Instagram.
- Then, sign in to your Instagram account.
- Click on Search.
- After that, write the name of the person or username of the profile of the person that you will like to unblock.
- Click on the preferred user from the advice given from Instagram by itself.
- Tap Unblock and confirm that you really would like to unblock that person.
- Finally, you can start following the person you now unblocked on Instagram.
How to check the list of all blocked Instagram profiles?
- Firstly, visit your home page.
- Then, select the menu.
- After that, on iOS click on the menu option and then setting whereas on Android, click only on the menu option.
- Click on, Blocked Accounts. If there will be many people blocked by you then may need to move downwards.
- Lastly, click on any of the blocked people to visit their account. From here, you can unblock that person by following the written information given over there.
What will be the consequences of unblocking a person?
- The unblocked person will be able to find your profile just by few clicks on Instagram.
- The unblocked person will be able to watch your posts and stories immediately after you upload them.
- The unblocked person will be able to comment on your posts publicly.
- The unblocked person will also be able to send messages to you.
- How much time is taken to unblock a person?
It may sound fake, but fortunately, it is true that it as soon as you unblock a person, they get unblocked. However, it does depend on the speed of the internet. It may hardly take a minute.
Harry Williams is a Microsoft Office expert and has been working in the technical industry since 2002. As a technical expert, Harry Williams has written technical blogs, manuals, white papers, and reviews for many websites such as office.com/setup.