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    How do I block someone in Skype on mobile?

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    You can block a contact to prevent them from calling you, sending you instant messages and seeing your state in Skype.  In addition to blocking a contact, you can also choose to report abuse - this notifies us of spammers, so we can stop them in the early stages of their activity. 

    Follow the steps below that match your version of Skype. 

    iOS and Android (6.0+) 

    If you have..

    • A menu with options to Pin chat, Block, Call, Delete, Mark as unread, and View profile

    Android (4.0.3 - 5.1)

    If you have...

    • A menu with options to Create group chat, Delete chat, Block contact, Delete contact
    Block a contact on iOS and Android (6.0) and above   Block a contact on Android (4.0-5.0)
    1. From the Chats tab, find the contact you want to block. 
    2. Tap and hold their name, and then tap Block
    Once the contact is blocked, they will be removed from your Chats tab and contact list. 
    1. From the Chats screen, find the contact you want to block and tap their name. 
    2. Tap the menu button Menu button on Android (4.0-5.0) (three vertical dots), and then tap Block contact
    ​Once the contact is blocked, they will be removed from your Chats screen and contact list. 

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