POST blocks/destroy

Un-blocks the user specified in the ID parameter for the authenticating user. Returns the un-blocked user when successful. If relationships existed before the block was instantiated, they will not be restored.

Resource URL

https://api.twitter.com/1.1/blocks/destroy.json

Resource Information

Response formats JSON
Requires authentication? Yes (user context only)
Rate limited? Yes

Parameters

Name Required Description Default Value Example
screen_name optional The screen name of the potentially blocked user. Helpful for disambiguating when a valid screen name is also a user ID. noradio
user_id optional The ID of the potentially blocked user. Helpful for disambiguating when a valid user ID is also a valid screen name. 12345
include_entities optional The entities node will not be included when set to false . false
skip_status optional When set to either true , t or 1 statuses will not be included in the returned user objects.

Example Request

POST https://api.twitter.com/1.1/blocks/destroy.json?screen_name=theSeanCook&skip_status=1

Example Response

{
    "contributors_enabled": true,
    "created_at": "Sat May 09 17:58:22 +0000 2009",
    "default_profile": false,
    "default_profile_image": false,
    "description": "I taught your phone that thing you like.  The Mobile Partner Engineer @Twitter. ",
    "entities": {
        "description": {
            "urls": []
        }
    },
    "favourites_count": 586,
    "follow_request_sent": false,
    "followers_count": 10622,
    "following": false,
    "friends_count": 1181,
    "geo_enabled": true,
    "id": 38895958,
    "id_str": "38895958",
    "is_translator": false,
    "lang": "en",
    "listed_count": 190,
    "location": "San Francisco",
    "name": "Sean Cook",
    "notifications": false,
    "profile_background_color": "1A1B1F",
    "profile_background_image_url": "http://a0.twimg.com/profile_background_images/495742332/purty_wood.png",
    "profile_background_image_url_https": "https://si0.twimg.com/profile_background_images/495742332/purty_wood.png",
    "profile_background_tile": true,
    "profile_image_url": "http://a0.twimg.com/profile_images/1751506047/dead_sexy_normal.JPG",
    "profile_image_url_https": "https://si0.twimg.com/profile_images/1751506047/dead_sexy_normal.JPG",
    "profile_link_color": "2FC2EF",
    "profile_sidebar_border_color": "181A1E",
    "profile_sidebar_fill_color": "252429",
    "profile_text_color": "666666",
    "profile_use_background_image": true,
    "protected": false,
    "screen_name": "theSeanCook",
    "show_all_inline_media": true,
    "statuses_count": 2609,
    "time_zone": "Pacific Time (US & Canada)",
    "url": null,
    "utc_offset": -28800,
    "verified": false
}

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