How to Know If Someone Has Blocked You on Viber 2020

As one of the most popular messaging apps, Viber is frequently used for someone who wants to get in touch with the friends or loved ones. The same as Contacts and Message App, Viber also has the functionality of blocking others to avoid getting interrupted. So how to know if someone has blocked you on Viber? The tips offered below should help.

What Can I Do When Someone Blocked Me on Viber?

Once you are blocked on Viber or other social media sites, you will not be allowed to contact the person via one-on-one messages or calls. The messages and calls will be blocked, and the profile information will be saved before the block and will not have any changes from then on. And the status of the sent messages will not saying delivered or seen.

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How to Know If Someone Has Blocked You on Viber

1. Check the Person’s Status or Profile Picture

If someone has blocked you on Viber, his or her status or profile picture will not update any more. Thus the most straightforward and simple way is to check their profile images or account status. Chances are that you may be blocked from the person’s Viber contact list if the status or profile photos are not updated finally. It can not be 100% confirmed, though.

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2. Send a Message to the Person in Group Chat

As we know that the person will not be able to read your messages once he or she adds you in the block list. But you are still allowed to send messages to the person on Viber. You can ask one of your mutual friends to create a group, if the person doesn’t reply your messages but be active in the chat group, he or she may have blocked you.

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3. Check the Status of the Sent Messages

If you are blocked by someone on Viber, the messages sent to him will be invisible, which means that the status of messages you sent to him will never be 'delivered' or 'Seen'. Try to type a short message and send to the recipient. Then check the message status.

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4. Confirm by Sending a Message Using Another Number

A different Viber number is required in this method. And this way is more precise than the tips mentioned above.

  • Create a new Viber account, sent the person who may have blocked you a message.
  • Check if the statues of the sent message marked as ‘delivered’ or ‘seen’.
  • You may have been blocked if the status of ‘delivered’ or ‘seen’ has been turned off.

How to Back Up Viber Messages on iPhone

In case that the Viber messages on iPhone get deleted by mistake, you need to back up Viber conversations to avoid losing important information. The backup process can be processed from the settings on Viber.

  • Open Viber settings on iPhone.
  • Click More in the lower right corner.
  • Find 'Viber Backup' option and click it.
  • Tap on 'Back Up' and the Viber chat history will be backed up to iCloud.

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Here is one limitation that iCloud only offers free storage of 5GB for iPhone users to backup. If you run out of the 5GB free storage, you need to buy more iCloud storage. Thus iPhone Data Recovery is recommended for your reference.

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By Fay J. Melton

Posted on Apr 04, 2018, 18:02:36

Fay Melton has explored the area of technology and software for more than 5 years and he is enthusiastic about helping users solve various technology issues.