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    How do I block, unblock or report someone in the new Skype on desktop?

    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.

    1. In your recent chats, find the contact you want to block.
    2. Right click on their name, and then Select Block.

      Block option
    3. From the Block this contact? window, you can:
      • Report abuse and then block the contact: Select Report abuse from this person, select a reason, and then select Block.
        report abuse
      • Block someone without reporting abuse: Select Block.
         Block a contact
    4. Once the contact is blocked, they will be removed from your recent chats and contact list.
    1. Select your profile picture.
    2. Select Application Settings.
    3. Scroll down to Privacy and select Manage blocked users.
    4. Select the Unblock button next to the contact you wish to unblock.

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