Blocked someone unintentionally, here is a guide for you about how to unblock someone on Cash App.
I hope all of us should agree on one thing, that we get annoyed by unknown payment requests on Cash App. We can block those users on Cash App anytime.
Cash App is a great online P2P platform that is used by millions to send and receive funds. Cash App has introduced many great features that its users take advantage of. One of those features is blocking contacts on Cash App.
In this How-To guide, I will explain everything that you want to know about blocking users on Cash App. I will also write a step-by-step guide on how to unblock someone on Cash App.
Let’s dive in…
Can I Block Someone on Cash App?
Yes, it is possible to block contacts on Cash App. You can use the unblock feature if you have blocked someone on Cash App mistakenly.
Cash App is used to transfer money online, to friends and family, or to merchants. Cash App is very popular so many scammers also use this platform to steal money. That is why you will often receive a fake payment request.
It is always wise to block such people on Cash App.
Why Should You Block Someone on Cash App?
I know it seems harsh to block someone on Cash App, but when you will receive uncountable payment requests again and again by someone who wants to get his hands on your money. These message spamming will even hinder the payments requests from your friends and family.
You will have to spend more time finding legit payment requests. So what should you be doing? Cash App has the answer, block those guys forever.
Will Someone Know if I Block Them on Cash App?
If you block someone on Cash App they won’t be able to see you on their Cash App, they won’t be able to find you using your $Cashtag or email.
Once you block someone on Cash App all of your transaction histories with that person will be gone. You won’t ever receive payment requests from that particular person unless you change your mind and unblock that person.
You can also not send money to that person. They won’t see your account at all.
How to Block Someone on Cash App?
If you want to block someone on Cash App just follow these simple steps
Step 1- Launch Cash App on your smartphone device.
Step 2- Tap on the “Transaction History” tab in the bottom right corner of the Cash App home screen.
Step 3- Select the contact that you want to block.
Step 4- Tap on “Three Dots” in the upper right corner to open more options.
Step 5- Tap on “Block This Person” to permanently block this person.
Step 6- Confirm your action by tapping on “Block” again.
The contact is now blocked and your transaction history with this person will not be shown and this person will not be able to send you any payment requests.
How to Unblock Someone on Cash App?
Let’s say you changed your mind and you want to unblock that person. Follow these steps to get in contact with the person again on Cash App.
Step 1- Launch Cash App
Step 2- Select “Transaction History” in the bottom right corner of your Cash App home screen.
Step 3- Tap on the Contact that you want to unblock. You will be directed to the contact detail page.
Step 4- Tap on “…” located in the top right corner of the app to open more options.
Step 5- Tap on “Unblock This Person”
You will be directed to the activity tab again, where you can see that the contact has been unblocked. This contact will be the first contact under your recent activity tab.
If you unblock someone on Cash App, they will be able to see you again, you can send the payment and they can also send you payment requests.
How Will I Know If Someone Blocked Me on Cash App?
You won’t be notified if you are blocked by someone on Cash App. Similarly, if you block someone on Cash App they won’t be notified about it.
If you are getting many payment messages from someone on Cash App and you don’t want to send them money or maybe they are just spamming you, you can simply block them. They will not be given any notification.
However, if you know someone personally and have transferred funds before but now you are unable to find them on Cash App by their username or $Cashtag, chances are they have blocked you.
Can My Cash App Get Blocked?
Yes, it is possible that your Cash App gets blocked. There could be multiple reasons for it. Your Cash App account can be blocked by Cash App if they detect some unusual activity on your account.
If you haven’t done anything wrong and your account got blocked you can contact the Cash App help center to unblock your Cash App account.
Your Cash App account can also be blocked by another user. In that case, you won’t be able to find that person on your Cash App and you won’t be able to see your transaction history with them.
If you personally know that person you can contact them on phone and request him to unblock you on Cash App.
Reasons to Block Someone on Cash App?
Cash App allows its users to block someone on Cash App if
- They are spamming on Cash App
- You are receiving many payment requests
- The person sending requests is unknown to you.
- You are suspicious of a possible scam
- It was only a one-time business.
There could be a few other reasons for blocking someone on Cash App. By blocking you won’t be able to do any transaction with that person unless you unblock him
How many times can I unblock someone?
Blocking unknown users makes it easy to filter out unnecessary payment requests from your Cash App. So that you can focus on the important transactions.
There is no limit on how many times you can unblock someone on Cash App. You can block any user as many times as you want and then unblock them.
How Can I Turn Off All payment Requests on Cash App?
You can turn off all requests on Cash App by following these simple steps.
Step 1- Launch Cash App
Step 2- Tap on the “Profile” icon in the top right corner of the home screen.
Step 3- Tap on “Privacy & Security”
Step 4- Toggle the incoming requests off.
Now you won’t be able to receive any requests. You can also turn the requests on by following the same process.
Do I Have to Unblock Someone On Cash App to Recieve Money?
Cash App has given you the option to block someone if you don’t want to stay in contact with them through Cash App.
Once you have blocked someone on Cash App you can not receive money from them. They won’t be able to find you on Cash App even if they enter your phone number. You will not be able to make any transaction with a blocked contact.
If you want to receive money from the blocked contact there is no other way but to unblock them on Cash App. You can unblock someone on Cash App by going to transaction history and then tapping on that contact and setting its status to unblock.
How to Delete Cash App Transaction History?
Cash App is very strict about transaction history transparency, there is no way to delete Cash App transaction history. Your transaction history is there to stay.
If you want to delete transaction history on Cash App you will have to take the extreme step, you will have to delete your Cash App account.
You will not find any option in Cash App to hide or delete Cash App transaction history.
It is always nice to have an option to filter out unnecessary stuff. Cash App is used by millions to send or receive funds so there are so many scammers on Cash App who will send you many fake payment requests.
You can block such people on Cash App so that you won’t receive any payment requests. this will hide all the transactions that you had with that guy and you won’t be able to search for him on Cash App.
There is a good thing that this block is not permanent you can unblock someone on Cash App anytime you want.
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Frequently Asked Questions
How to unblock somebody on Cash App?
You can easily unblock a blocked contact on Cash App by going to transaction history and then tapping on the contact after that simply tap on the more options icon and tap on “Unblock This Person”.
Can I Unblock someone on Cash App iPhone?
Yes, you can unblock a contact on Cash App on both iPhone and Android.
What to do if you are blocked on Cash App?
Cash App will block your account if your account was involved in some fraudulent transaction. If your account got blocked you should contact Cash App Customer support.