How to Unmatch on Facebook Dating

Written by Tanja - Reviewed by Tijana Social Media / Facebook

3 min read

Facebook Dating, a dating app that rivals other apps such as Tinder, Bumble, and Hinge, has become a powerful social tool for many people worldwide, longing to find the love of their lives.

In case you are intrigued about what Facebook Dating is and you want to start using it, maybe now is the right time to do it.

But, while some have a blast experience using this app, others are struggling and just want to unmatch someone that they’ve been connected with. This can happen to anyone and for various reasons - mostly because of some kind of harassment.

When that happens, it is the perfect excuse and time to unmatch someone on Facebook Dating.

So, keep on reading to find out more details on this.

How to unmatch someone on Facebook Dating

  1. First, open Facebook Dating.
  2. Tap on the person’s profile to open up the chat.
  3. Then, tap on the shield icon (top right corner).
  4. When you tap on that, Facebook Dating will open up a safety and support menu.

This is actually what allows you to choose the options to unmatch/disconnect from the person you want.

Or, if you just get tired of using this dating app, it is also good to know that you can delete your Facebook Dating account any time you want.

Basically, there are three available options to unmatch someone:

Facebook Dating options

  • To delete the conversation with that person - This is the first way for you to unmatch someone on the Facebook Dating app. It is easily done with the delete conversation button, which is highlighted in red. Once you remove and delete the conversation, you will be officially disconnected, so you will no longer be able to talk to that person anymore.

Delete conversation - Facebook Dating options

  • To block that person - Blocking the intended person is yet another way for you to unmatch someone. Actually, you should practice blocking someone if that particular person is inappropriate or harasses you in some way.

Block option - Facebook Dating

  • To report the conversation to Facebook Dating - In case the conversation with someone does go south, you can always use the report conversation button. You can choose from the variety of reporting options or you can type in your own information about why you are reporting the conversation yourself. Your report will be reviewed by the Facebook support team and possible action may take place.

Report option - Facebook Dating

Besides, did you know that you can also change the location of Facebook Dating?! Doing this will impact your potential future matches and will surely improve your chances of finding new people outside your area.

On another note, if your Facebook Dating is not showing up, we also have a solution to that and you can check our blog post on how to fix that issue.