1. Technology

How to Block Contacts on Yahoo Messenger

By

1 of 4

Blocking an Unwanted Yahoo IM
Yahoo Block
Reproduced with permission of Yahoo! Inc. ©2010 Yahoo! Inc.
Need to block a Yahoo Messenger contact from sending IMs? The Yahoo block feature allows users to prevent receiving IMs from unwanted contacts.

You can even block Yahoo PC-to-PC calls.

How to Use Yahoo Block Feature

Upon receiving an IM, Yahoo Messenger users have the ability to block users with the click of a button. From the IM window, click the "Ignore User" in the upper, right-hand side to block the Yahoo contact.

  1. About.com
  2. Technology
  3. Instant Messaging
  4. Advanced IM Features
  5. Yahoo! Messenger
  6. Yahoo block - How to Use Yahoo block

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.