Unblock a contact in Yahoo Messenger

Blocked contacts can't send you messages. Here's how to unblock someone.

 Note - You can only unblock people using Yahoo Messenger for iOS, Android, or Web. Right now, it's not possible to unblock people using Yahoo Messenger in Yahoo Mail.

Yahoo Messenger for iOS and Android

  1. Tap the Settings icon Image for the settings icon. above your list of conversations.
  2. Tap Blocked people.
  3. Tap Unblock to the right of the person you want to receive messages from.

Yahoo Messenger for Desktop

  1. Click your profile image at the upper-left corner of the page.
  2. Click Blocked People.
  3. Click Unblock to the right of the person you want to receive messages from.

Yahoo Messenger for Web

  1. Click your profile image at the upper-left corner of the page.
  2. Click Blocked People.
  3. Click Unblock to the right of the person you want to receive messages from.