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Can you block someone on BeReal?

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BeReal was initially released in 2020 however, it did not gain traction across the world until 2022. It is a French social media app where a notification is sent out to users according to four main time zones: West Asia, East Asia, Europe, and the Americas. After the notification, users can post a photo or BeReal of their current activity and themselves as one photo.

In this article, we will be discussing whether it is possible to block someone on BeReal if you are not happy with their photos or the person themselves.

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Blocking possibilities

All social media apps have a feature to both restrict or block a person as they give you the power to control who can or cannot view your photos, videos, or stories. To help you maintain and control your privacy, blocking and reporting a person, their posts, or their messages is an option that has become a mandatory option in any app that allows socialisation on their platform.

Yes, you can block someone on BeReal as well as report their profile or their BeReal.

BeReal is the same and since you cannot message or call anyone through the app, you can only report their photos whereas you can both block or report their BeReal profiles. If you want to go a step further, you can unfriend them or Remove friendship.

How to block someone on BeReal?

Since currently, BeReal is only a mobile app, to block anyone on BeReal, open your mobile app and follow the steps given below:

  • On the home page, your friend may have uploaded their BeReal. Here, you can tap on their name or the three white vertical dots and on the View profile option. If they have not, you can tap on the people icon in the top-left corner and tap on the Friends option at the bottom. Tap on the person that you want to block.
  • Once you have arrived at their profile, tap on the three white vertical dots at the top-right corner.
  • From the given option, tap on Block or Remove friendship or Report, according to your preferences.

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Sania Usmani

Sania Usmani

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