Block User

To block a user from contacting you:

You must have a message from them in your inbox. Open the conversation with the user you wish to block, and click on the Block User link in the thread, located next to the reply box.
After you block a user, they will still be able to search for your profile but they will not be able to contact you.

To unblock a user:

Open any conversation in your inbox and click Users I Blocked on the right side of the page. The click Unblock User next to the username of the person you wish to unblock.

If a user has blocked you:

You will not be able to send them a message.

- You may be blocked from messaging a user if you do not meet the criteria they specified in their Mail Settings.

Report User

If a user is interfering with your experience on POF:

You can report them for investigation. When a user is reported, our team carefully investigates their account for suspicious activity. All reports are strictly confidential.

You can report a user on POF for the following reasons:

  • Abusive user
  • Incomplete/Nonsense Profile
  • Indecent Images
  • Copyright/Cartoon Images
  • Forum Abuse
  • Underage User
  • Nigerian/Russian Scam
  • Promoting/Selling Stuff

To report a user:

Click on Report User at the bottom of their profile.