How to Block Reddit on Your Phone

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If you’re looking for a way to block Reddit on your phone, you’re in luck. With the latest update to Reddit’s mobile apps, you can now easily mute up to 1,000 communities and tweak your muted list at any time in the app settings.

First, open the Reddit mobile app and go to the “Settings” page. On this page, look for the “Manage” option and select it. This will open a list of all of your installed apps. Scroll through or use the search tool to find the Reddit app and then slide the toggle switch to the riht to turn it on.

Next, go back to the “New Session” tab and choose “Block Android Apps” from your block list. Here, you will see all of your installed apps whih you can individually select or block all of them at once with a single tap. Once selected, tap “Done” at the top right corner of your screen and that’s it! You have successfully blocked Reddit on your phone.

If you want even more control over what content shows up in your feed, you can also individually mute certain communities by going into their respective settings page within the app. To do this, simply enter any community page from within the app and tap on its name at the top of your screen whch will open its settings page where you can select “Mute Community” from there.

Overall, blocking Reddit on your phone is an easy process that gives users more control over their feed without having to resort to third-party filtering tools or leaving their accounts altogether. So if you want a break from certain subreddits or just want some peace and quiet while browsing on mobile devices, make sure to give this feature a try!

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Blocking a Reddit Account

Blocking a Reddit account is simple and straightforward. Here are the steps to do so:

1. Log into your Reddit account.
2. Go to your messages and locate a conversation or post from the user you want to block.
3. Click on “block user” under their interaction or conversation with you.
4. Confirm the block when prompted by clicking “yes, block user” in the popup window.
5. The blocked user will no longer be able to send you messages or view your posts on Reddit, and you can unblock them at any time by reversing these steps if desired.

Blocking Reddit on Samsung Devices

To block Reddit on your Samsung device, first open the Smart Lock app. Go to the New Session tab and tap Manage. You’ll see a list of apps that you can block. Scroll or use the search tool to find the Reddit app and then slide the toggle to the rght to turn it on. Go back to the New Session tab and choose Block Android Apps from your block list. Now Reddit will be blocked from appearing on your device.

How to Temporarily Disable a Reddit Account

No, unforunately Reddit does not offer the option to temporarily disable your account. If you wish to delete your account, it is permanent and cannot be reversed. However, if you are simply taking a break from Reddit and don’t want to delete your account, you can opt to make it private instead. This means that only users who have been approved as friends can view your posts and profile page.

Disabling a Reddit Account Temporarily: Is it Possible?

No, unfortunately it is not possible to temporarily disable a Reddit account. Once an account is deleted, it cannot be recovered, and you won’t be able to sign up for Reddit with the same username again. However, you can always create a new account with a different username if you decide you want to use Reddit in the future.

Deleting Reddit from Android Devices

To delete Reddit from an Android device, follow these steps:
1. Go to the Google Play Store and open the Reddit app.
2. Tap on the three vertical dots in the top right corner of your screen.
3. Select Uninstall from the menu that appears.
4. Confirm that you want to uninstall by tapping OK on the prompt that appears.
5. Your Reddit app will be uninstalled from your Android device.


In conclusion, blocking Reddit on your phone can be a great way to help limit your Reddit usage and keep your online activities more secure. By following the steps outlined above, you can easily add the Reddit app to your block list and mute up to 1,000 communities from within the Reddit app. This will help protect you from unwanted content while also allowing you to customize which communities you want to see or avoid. It is important to note that this feature is currently only avaiable in the Reddit app for iOS and Android devices, so be sure to check which version of the app you have before attempting to block or mute any content.

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Sanjeev Singh

Sanjeev is the tech editor at DeviceMAG. He has a keen interest in all things technology, and loves to write about the latest developments in the industry. He has a passion for quality-focused journalism and believes in using technology to make people's lives better. He has worked in the tech industry for over 15 years, and has written for some of the biggest tech blogs in the world. Sanjeev is also an avid photographer and loves spending time with his family.