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I occasionally get abusive messages on xbox, if my opponent deems that I have had a lucky win on Fifa for instance. I tend to just block them, but does the other user know that I have blocked them, or do they merrily live their lives without knowing this devastating option has been unleashed on them?

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I think it's like they don't know until they try to contact you again and they get a "you've been blocked" type message, not too sure though. – Mr Smooth Nov 10 '12 at 17:31
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The person you have blocked has no idea that they are blocked. They can still send you a message/invite but you will never receive it. The original sender gets no message or indication that they are blocked.

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Thanks. Follow on question here. I want to change players behaviour!… – conradj Nov 13 '12 at 17:53

You can clearly see that you have been blocked on Log in through that website and try sending that person an Add Friend submission. It will clearly state if you have been blocked. Im seeing the exact message as I have been blocked. So, you will see it. On the Xbox One, you cant see any indications of it.

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