PlentyOfFish (POF) is a most popular online dating site. People around the world are using this dating website to date, make friends and chat with new person online. POF offers a standard account free of cost, meaning you don’t have to pay any money to start finding your dream matches. POF’s premium account is also quite pocket friendly and offer addition useful features.
How to Report User
If a user is constantly annoying or intervening with you experience on your plenty of fish profile, you can report them for further investigation. You can also report for a user if they are abusing you or stole your POF account information, photos and misusing these for inappropriate purposes. When a user is reported for investigation, plenty of fish team carefully investigates the suspect account for suspicious activity. All reports related to the investigation are strictly private and kept strictly confidential.
Suspicious user on POF can be reported for the following main reasons:
- Incomplete/Nonsense Profile
- Indecent Images
- Abusive user
- Copyright/Cartoon Images
- Underage User
- Promoting/Selling Stuff
- Scam for Money
- Phishing scam
- Nigerian/Russian scam
- POF Forum Abuse cases
To report a user for breaching POF terms and conditions, you will first need to be logged in to your POF profile. Follow the below steps to report a user:
- Open the profile of the POF user on the web (POF.com), you want to report.
- Scroll down to the bottom of this profile.
- Click on the Report User link available at the bottom of the user profile.
- Then click “Report User”.
You can also report a user if you are using iPhone or Android app. This can be done by clicking “Report User” on the drop down menu at the profile of the user you wish to report (this option is available via the menu symbol at the right of the device screen).
The above steps will help you when you already have an account on POF, but if you don’t have account on POF then you also can report for a user. In this case you have to email your report to [email protected] and send your detailed report for the suspect user. Please make sure that you have provide the correct username or a web link to the profile you want to report.
How to Block User
Sometimes you get annoyed and frustrated by unwanted messages by a user on POF and want to stay away with such users. For this purpose, POF facilitate you to block the user. POF is something different from other social website, blocked your still can view your profile and view your photos by searching your username, but they can’t able to send you messages and contact you further.
Below are the steps to block a user on POF:
- Login to your POF account
- Go to the messages and open the conversation of the user you wish to block
- Click the “Block User” link in the thread, this is located next to the reply box.
If you are using iPhone or Android app, it is available in the drop down menu when viewing the messages.
Please note that the facility to block a user is not available on mobile web browser.
If you are trying to block a profile with a mobile device, you’ll need to select “Switch to Desktop site” under “Menu”, and then follow the steps provided above as this option can only possible on a desktop web browser.
How to Unblock User
If you wish to unblock the user you blocked in the past, please follow the below instructions:
- Login to your POF account
- Go to the messages and open the conversation of the user you wish to unblock
- Click the “Users I Blocked” on the right side of the page
- Then click “Unblock User” next to the username of the person you wish to unblock
In case, if a POF user has blocked you, you will not be able to contact and send them any further messages. You may be blocked from messaging a POF user if you do not fulfil the criteria specified in their mail settings.