Truecaller is the most used true search service worldwide and is the best caller id app for android and ios. Today, we will discuss Truecaller Unlist Feature and how to unlist or remove a number from the true caller number search. Every smartphone user, either an Android or IOS device, uses the Truecaller application on their mobile. But, nowadays, it is more beneficial to filter unknown calls and even block spam calls that might disturb users all the time.
There as some cases in which you may wish to remove your mobile or landline number from Truecaller so that the number will not be listed in the Truecaller search list. So here, we will check how we can unlist a number from Truecaller.
Before proceeding, you should know that once the number is deleted from the Truecaller database, it will not be shown to others while you call and the number will not be available once searched.
Steps to Unlist Phone Number from Truecaller.com Website
The first thing to be done is to deactivate the Truecaller account for the number you will unlist. If the number you are looking to be removed or unlisted from Truecaller is already registered with Truecaller. Then first, you need to deactivate it. To do so, follow the steps.
- Step 1: Open Truecaller application on your mobile.
- Step 2: Click on the menu on the top left.
- Step 3: Click on the settings option from the list.
- Step 4: Then, click on the Privacy Center.
- Step 5: From the new page, click on the Deactivate option. Now a new window will appear for the confirmation. Click on ‘Yes’. Now, your Truecaller account will be deleted.
Once the Truecaller account is deleted, you can move forward to the next step. Open the browser on your mobile or desktop and go to the Truecaller.com website (https://www.truecaller.com/unlisting)
On the webpage, first, you need to select the country (country of mobile number). Then, in the following field, provide the number you will unlist with the country code.
E.g., if you are unlisting an Indian number, say 9012345678, then enter the number as +919012345678
Then click on I am not a robot option and finally click on the UNLIST PHONE NUMBER button.
Now, a confirmation window will appear asking for permission. Click on UNLIST PHONE NUMBER and done. Now it will remove the number from the Truecaller database.
Note: Once you unlist a number, it will take some time to reflect. The number will still be visible in the search for a few hours, and most probably within one day, it will be removed entirely.
Can I Unlist Truecaller Number from the Mobile App?
No, to unlist phone number from Truecaller, you need to visit the official website of Truecaller, i.e., www.truecaller.com. You can open truecaller website on your mobile or PC.
Deactivate Truecaller Account is mandatory to remove number from truecaller?
Yes, you need to delete Truecaller account first. Then only the number can be unlisted from truecaller.
How to access Truecaller unlist page?
You can open the truecaller unlist page (https://www.truecaller.com/unlisting) on your mobile or desktop browser.