How to Unblock Someone on Instagram on Chrome?

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Written by: Alex Popa

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How to Unblock Someone on Instagram on Chrome?

Did you block someone by mistake on Instagram or decide to forgive them? If so, you might want to learn how to unblock someone on Instagram on Google Chrome.

Here’s how to do it:

  1. Search for their name on Instagram
  2. Access their profiles
  3. Select the “Unblock” option and tap on it

That’s it. Keep reading for a detailed guide on how to unblock someone on Instagram on Chrome! It’s very easy to unblock someone on Instagram if you know what you’re doing.

1. Find your friend using the search function

Find your friend using the search function
Find your friend using the search function

First off, you need to find the user you want to unblock. There is no “Block List” on Instagram on Chrome, so you’d better remember that person’s exact username.

If you don’t know their username, you can’t unblock them.

2. Select “Unblock.”

Select "Unblock"
Select “Unblock

Assuming you’ve found your friend, click on their profiles, and you’ll immediately see the “Unblock” button. It’s next to their names, and it’s colored in blue.

Select it to unblock that person.

3. Confirm by clicking “Unblock

Confirm by clicking "Unblock"
Confirm by clicking “Unblock

Instagram will ask you to confirm if you want to unblock someone on the platform. Do this by clicking on “Unblock“.

That’s it. You’ve now unblocked someone on Instagram on Chrome!

Are There Other Ways to Unblock Someone on Instagram?

Yes, there is. If you’ve chatted with the other person, you can unblock them even faster without knowing their username.

Follow the steps below to do this:

1. Go to your Inbox

Go to your Inbox
Go to your Inbox

To unblock someone from your Instagram Inbox, you first need to open your inbox. Do this by clicking on the airplane icon at the top of the Instagram website.

2. Select the chat

Select the chat
Select the chat

Find the friend you want to unblock and click on their chat. This will open up the chat with that person on your Instagram page.

3. Click on the “i” icon

Click on the "i" icon
Click on the “i” icon

Once you open a chat with that person, you’ll see all your past messages there. But ignore that. Focus on the top-right corner of your chat where there’s an “i” icon.

Click on that and proceed with the guide.

4. Select “Unblock.”

Select "Unblock"
Select “Unblock

You should see two options in this menu – “Delete Chat” and “Unblock.” Select “Unblock” and proceed to the final set.

5. Confirm your action

Confirm your action
Confirm your action

You’ve now unblocked someone on Chrome! Instagram will require you to confirm your action by selecting “Unblock” again. Do that, and your job is done.

Conclusion

To summarize, you can unblock someone on Chrome in two ways:

  • Either through a past chat with them
  • Or by finding their profiles with the Instagram search function

If you haven’t chatted with them, you’ll need to use the search function, but you need to know their full username.

Otherwise, you may not find their profiles. Go to that chat, click the “i” icon, and select “Unblock.” If you’ve talked to them before, then you’re in luck.

For further questions about unblocking someone on Instagram on Chrome, leave a comment down below!

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Alex Popa

My name is Alex and I have a knack for social media in all its shapes and forms. I’ve dealt with such things for quite some time and I noticed that many people have issues with social media and technicalities.

Unforeseen errors, bugs, and other problems make their use of social media problematic. These things will be discussed amply in the guides on Whizcase.

I'll present the facts as they are, and offer quick and easy solutions for them.

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