How to know if someone has blocked you on WhatsApp? This is a common question asked by many users of the messenger app. WhatsApp is a very popular and great app which allows you to communicate with your friends over the internet without having to pay for an SMS. The app is easy to use and offers many great features. In addition to text messaging, you can send pictures and videos and even your GPS location data without any additional costs. Since there is not a buddy list in WhatsApp as in other apps, you can write to theoretically each mobile number. For this reason, there is a way to block certain users.
Blocked on Whatsapp how to tell?
But how can I find out who has blocked me on WhatsApp? Even there is no feature to check this integrated in the app, you have some indicators that may confirm your suspicions.
Can you see the Last Seen Timestamp?
If someone has blocked you on WhatsApp, you cannot see the Last Seen Timestamp anymore. If it did work some weeks before and not anymore, then that could be used as a first sign. With the new update for WhatsApp you also can disable the Last Seen Timestamp, so this a just a first indicator.
Can you see update to the contacts profile picture?
If you can’t see any updates to the contacts profile picture in WhatsApp, then this could be because the person has blocked you.
Can you see two checkmarks?
When you write a message on WhatsApp and everything works fine, than you should the two checkmarks near the message. This means that the message reached the servers and the recipient’s phone. If the two checkmarks do not appear, this is another good indicator. To make sure that it is not a temporary problem on the recipient’s side, you should repeat this test after a few hours.
If you combine all of these indicators, then you can determine relatively well if some blocked you on WhatsApp. For more informations check out the WhatsApp website.