Thanks to Viber, you can stay in touch with your friends and family, exchange messages, files, and have video calls. However, from time to time, you may receive a message from an unknown contact and for some reason, you may wish to block that contact either right away, or later at some point. If you are wondering how to block unknown contacts on Viber and what steps to take to do so, keep reading. Here, we are going to share a quick guide that will explain it all.
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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 that will be located at the top of the screen. There, you will see a few options, and those are to add the contact, block, or block and report as spam. So, choose Block. That’s it. You have successfully blocked the person.
If you change your mind later and want to unblock that person, here is how you can do that:
- Open 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 you can block and unblock unknown contacts on Viber.