Truecaller unlist : Remove Phone number from Truecaller
Truecaller, a mobile and web app to find who called you or sent you a message! But have you ever wondered how your name was there in truecaller even-though you don’t have one truecaller account!
How Truecaller works?
When you install the Truecaller app, you’ll be accepting their policy to access all your phone contacts, so that they can take all your Phone contacts (Name, Phone number, location, etc.,) and this will be stored in Truecaller database,
Note: So Everytime when a user (with Truecaller app installed) gets a call from you, He can see your name and where your friend (Your contact in his phone) is using truecaller app.
Why should you unlist your phone number?
I advise 2 kind of people to unlist your phone number from Truecaller,
1. If you are person who care about Privacy.
2. If you are a Girl! and who seriously care about Privacy. There are people out there, Who used to search some 10 digit number in truecaller and when they found a Girl name they’ll be started texting you in WhatsApp. ( This S**ks right?)
Steps to Unlist Phone number from Truecaller:
- Goto https://www.truecaller.com/unlist
- Enter the Phone number to Unlist
- Choose the reason
- Click Unlist
Detailed Explanation to Unlist number from Truecaller
Many People don’t want their Mobile number to be searchable in Truecaller App due to Privacy concern or your name maybe wrongly shown or your Picture appears while making call or even Spam,
No worries you can unlist your number by following these steps below.
- Goto https://www.truecaller.com/unlist, you could find Unlist Form there.
- Enter the Phone number you want to Unlist from truecaller.
- Choose one reason for Unlisting,
* I’m being contacted by people I don’t know
* I do not want people to see my name when I make a call
* My name is wrong in Truecaller
* I do not want my picture displayed when I make a call
* My number is marked as spam
* Or Type your Reason below
- Enter Verification code
- Click Unlist.
NOTE: If you have Used Truecaller App to fill your Profile, You have to deactivate the account first to unlist you number.