How To Block Someone On Twitter DM Quick and Easy Way

Twitter is a popular social networking site that allows subscribers to post short messages for anyone to see. It is quite popular as there are a lot of topics that you can discover. One feature that is available for this service is the ability to send direct messages with anyone who has a Twitter account. Sometimes you might not want to receive a message from a certain person. In this latest installment of our troubleshooting series we will show you how to block someone on Twitter DM.

How To Block Someone On Twitter DM

  • Locate the conversation from the account, and click or tap to open it.
  • Click or tap the information icon  
  • Select Report.
  • Confirm your choice. The account will not be able to send you a message until you send them a message first.

You can also block the account of the person you don’t want to receive messages from.

  • Go to the profile page of the account you wish to block.
  • Click the More icon on their profile page.
  • Select Block from the menu.
  • Click Block to confirm.

Take note that when you block an account the following will apply.

  • Blocked accounts cannot follow you, and you cannot follow an account you have blocked.
  • Blocking an account you are currently following will cause you to unfollow that account
  • Blocked accounts do not receive a notification alerting them that their account has been blocked. 
  • You will not receive notifications from accounts you block, or accounts that you do not follow who mention you in conversations started by accounts that you block.
  • Blocked accounts that choose to report your account, any of your Tweets that directly mention them will be available for them to view and attach during the reporting process.

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