How To Unblock A Blocked Facebook Friend Now

How To Unblock A Blocked Facebook Friend Now: When you block someone on Facebook, the blocked person will not be able to view posts made by you, post on your wall, and cannot send you a friend request. This is a two-way restriction which means that even you will not be able to view the posts made by him/her, post on his/her timeline, and you cannot send him/her friend request. Also, if the person is on your friend’s list, as soon as you block the user, he/she is automatically removed from your friend’s list. Before you proceed, you might want to check out how to:

If you have blocked a person unintentionally, or if you two have made peace with each other, you can unblock the blocked user on your profile by following the steps described below:

Check out: How To Follow and Unfollow on Facebook

How To Unblock A Blocked Facebook Friend On Web Browser


  1. On Facebook’s welcome screen, login with your details.
  2. On the homepage of your account, click on the gear symbol present at the top right corner of the page.
  3. From the drop-down that appears, select ‘Settings’.
  4. On the General Account Settings page that opens up, click the ‘Blocking’ category from the left panel.
  5. On the ‘Manage Blocking page’, under the Block users section, click the Unblock option representing the name of the person that you wish to unlock from the blocking list.
  6. On the confirmation box that appears, click the Confirm button to unblock the selected user.
  7. Now in order to get reconnected with the unblock user, either of you needs to send a friend request to the other. Once the friend request is accepted, you guys can then start interacting with each other as all the restrictions would be removed from your Facebook accounts.

Unblock A Blocked Facebook Friend Using Facebook App


Open your Facebook app.

unblock facebook friend

Go to Facebook privacy shortcuts.

Unblock A Blocked Facebook Friend

Click on “How do I stop someone from bothering me?”.

Un block Blocked Friends on Facebook


Click on Blocked Users.


Facebook blocked users

A list of all your blocked Facebook friends will pop up.

See: How to Unfriend and Remove Facebook Friends

Select the friend you want to unblock.

Select the friend you want to un block.

Successful Notification that your Friend has been Unblocked

Successful Notification that your Friend have been Unblocked

You will get a notification that your Facebook friend has been Unblocked.

As easy as that! So go ahead, unblock those friends you want to connect with again and enjoy all the fun Facebook has to offer.

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