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How to hide your phone number in OLX?

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Online marketplace OLX is one of the many companies owned by the OLX group where you can buy and sell from a wide range of products. Users can access the marketplace via the Android as well as iOS apps. With over 5000 employees and more than 20 brands, OLX group serves more than 350 million people worldwide.

If you do not want to display your phone number on the OLX app here is a simple guide to help you hide your phone number in the OLX app, including in OLX ads.

How to hide your phone number in OLX on Android and iOS

Hiding your phone number in the OLX mobile app is easy. Follow the instructions mentioned below to hide your phone number in the OLX app.

  • Open the OLX app on your mobile.
  • Tap on the My Account at the bottom right of the screen.
  • After that, tap on the Settings icon.
  • In the settings menu, tap on Privacy.
  • Now, turn off the toggle alongside Show my phone number in ads.

Note: The steps are same for Android as well as for iOS app.

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How to hide your phone number in OLX via the website

If you want to hide the phone number from the site, first, sign in to your OLX account and then follow the instructions given below.How to delete your OLX account? On PC, Android and iOS

Step 1: Click on the downward arrow on the left of the Sell button. The Sell button is located on the top right of the screen. Step 2: Here, you will see My ads settings. Turn the toggle off on the Show my phone number in ads.

Follow the above two steps, and you can hide your phone number easily.

Note: If you want to hide your phone number from the OLX ad listings, you will have to follow the same steps as mentioned above. In case, you want to delete an OLX ad, read this article to understand the procedure.

We hope that you liked the article. If you have any queries regarding the process, you can ask in the comments below. We will be happy to help.

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Kumar Hemant

Kumar Hemant

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