How to Block Someone on YouTube (and Unblock)

how to block someone on youtube

This tutorial will show you step by step how to block someone on YouTube.

And also how to unblock someone on YouTube.

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What Does Blocking Someone On YouTube Do?

How to Block Someone on YouTube

1. Open your web browser.

2. Go to www.youtube.com.

3. Log into your account (if not already logged in).

4. Go to the profile (channel) of the person you want to block.

5. Click on the "About" tab located under the channel's name and cover photo.

youtube channel about tab

6. Click on the flag icon/button located at the top right of the "About" tab.

youtube channel flag button

7. Click on "Block user".

block someone on youtube

8. Confirm by clicking on the "Submit" button.

This person is now blocked and will no longer be able to comment on your videos or channel, and sending you private messages.

How to Block Someone on YouTube on Android

This tutorial will work for all Android phones, such as Samsung Galaxy, Sony Xperia, Google Pixel, Lenovo, Motorola, Huawei, OnePlus, Nexus, HTC, LG, and all other Android phones.

1. Open the YouTube app.

2. Log into your account (if not already logged in).

3. Go to the profile (channel) of the person you want to block.

4. Tap on the 3-dots menu icon located at the top right.

youtube channel options menu on android

5. Tap on "Block user".

6. Confirm by tapping on "BLOCK".

This person is now blocked and will no longer be able to comment on your videos or channel, and sending you private messages.

How to Unblock Someone on YouTube

1. Open your web browser.

2. Go to www.youtube.com.

3. Log into your account (if not already logged in).

4. Click on your account icon located at the top right.

youtube account icon

5. Click on "Creators Studio".

open youtube creators studio

6. Click on "COMMUNITY" located in the left side menu.

7. Click on "Community settings".

open youtube community settings

8. Go to the "Hidden users" section.

9. Click on the (X) icon located next to the person you want to unblock.

unblock someone on youtube

10. Click on the "Save" button located at the top right.

This person is now unblocked.

How to Unblock Someone on YouTube on Android

This tutorial will work for all Android phones, such as Samsung Galaxy, Sony Xperia, Google Pixel, Lenovo, Motorola, Huawei, OnePlus, Nexus, HTC, LG, and all other Android phones.

1. Open the YouTube app.

2. Log into your account (if not already logged in).

3. Go to the profile (channel) of the person you want to block.

4. Tap on the 3-dots menu icon located at the top right.

youtube channel options menu on android

5. Tap on "Unblock user".

6. Confirm by tapping on "UNBLOCK".

This person is now unblocked.

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