How to Block Annoying People on Facebook Chat

Is someone annoying pestering you on Facebook chat? Just move them on your "Blocked list."

Steps

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    Click 'Chat' (bottom right hand corner), then select the Preferences icon.
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    Select 'Turn Off Chat...' from the drop-down menu.
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    Select 'Turn off chat for only some friends...'
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    Drag a group name or the individual names of friends to the new list box.
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    Click 'OK.' These people will not be able to chat with you, but you will be able to see wall posts and messages.

Tips

  • You can remove friends at any time from these lists, by highlighting the list's name, clicking edit, then 'selected' and unchecking the selected people.

Warnings

  • You can still receive posts and messages from blocked people. See the related wikiHows for full blocking instructions.

Article Info

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