How to Unblock Someone on Twitter (X)?

by Khadija Anwar
2 minutes
how to unblock someone on twitter

So, you’ve had your differences with someone on X (Twitter) and decided to hit that block button for peace of mind. But now you’ve had a change of heart, and it’s time to rebuild bridges.

The good news is that unblocking someone on X (Twitter) is a straightforward process, and we’re here to guide you through it step by step.

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Steps to unblock someone on X

Unblocking someone on Twitter is a straightforward process. Here’s how you do it:

Step 1:

Open your X app and tap the “Profile” icon on the top left corner of your mobile screen.

tap on the twitter profile icon

Step 2:

Scroll down the page and tap on “Settings & Support”. A drop-down menu will pop up; tap “Settings and privacy”. 

go to settings and support

Step 3:

On the setting page, tap on “Privacy and safety.”

privacy and safety

Step 4:

Tap on “Mute and block.”

mute and block

Step 5:

Tap on “Blocked accounts.”

go to blocked accounts

Step 6:

Locate the account you want to unblock from your list of blocked accounts. Tap the “Blocked” button next to the username. It will change to “Unblock.” 

click on "blocked"

And that’s it! You’ve successfully unblocked someone on Twitter.

Also Read: How to Unblock Someone on Facebook?


Why can’t I unblock someone on Twitter?

If you can’t unblock someone on Twitter, it may be due to technical issues, and you should try again later. Alternatively, the account you’re trying to unblock may no longer exist or may have blocked you in return.

What happens if I block and unblock someone on Twitter?

Blocking and unblocking someone on Twitter will allow them to follow you again, and you can interact as normal, but it won’t restore deleted tweets or previous interactions.

Khadija Anwar

Meet Khadija Anwar, an accomplished tech writer with over 500 published write-ups to her name. Her impressive portfolio can be found on the ContentStudio blog, LinkedIn, and the Fiverr platform.

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