Do you want to block someone on eBay? We got your back! Business is not a smooth ride. Sometimes you need to end a relationship and start a fresh one.
EBay is a multi-million company with millions of people using it as a business platform. People with unfamiliar types of mentally come to the platform to do business and not all are sane people. Some are irritating, some people bargain below the limit and often make the business unpleasant.
If you don’t want to do business with somebody or if you want to stop someone to bid on your listing. Don’t worry, you got the feature. eBay gives you the ability to block someone on eBay.
The best part is, you can not only block a specific user, but you can also block specific states and even countries. Follow the below steps to block someone on eBay.
Sign in to your eBay account using your registered email address and password. If you’ve registered your Facebook account. Use that as a sign-in option.
Keep your mobile phone on if you’ve enabled two-factor authentication options. You’ll receive a 6 digit code by text message.
Once you log in. You’ll find 4 options on top of your eBay user account.
- Your Name
- Daily Deals
- Gift Cards
- Help & Contact
What you have to do is click on the fourth option “Help and Contact.”
Inside the “Help and contact” page, you’ll find a search bar. Type “Block a Buyer” inside the search bar and click the magnifying glass to search.
Block a Buyer search will take you to a form you can fill out to block a buyer.
Once you’re directed to the “Block a Buyer” page. There will be a blue button that appears at the top of the search results. It will open up a form where you can type in usernames to block someone on eBay.
Type in all the names of the users you want to block on eBay. If you’re trying to block multiple users, separate each name with a comma.
After you finish entering the name click submit. And Done! You have successfully blocked someone on eBay.
The blocked user can no longer contact you. They cannot bid in your auctions and they can’t buy anything from you.
If you want to unblock a user for any reason. All you have to do is delete the name from the text box form and hit submit or you can click the restore lists option. Simple as that!
This is the only and the simplest way to block someone on eBay.