Truecaller is a popular global phone directory and spam blocker app which has a huge database of contact details around the world. It helps to identify the Caller details of unknown numbers worldwide. You can avail this service on various mobile platforms including Android, iOS, Windows and Online as well. The users can share their contact list with the truecaller database to make the contact details visible to anybody. In this case, if you are one of the contacts in your friend’s contact list and if he shared the details to the truecaller database, then your contact details will be visible to anyone globally.
But if you want to your contact details to be not shown in the truecaller search due to some privacy reasons, then how to do the same? Here is the detailed guide to remove your contact details from truecaller.
How To Remove Your Contact Details from TrueCaller:
Two ways are there to remove your number visible to others in truecaller search, one method is from TrueCaller App and another one is by TrueCaller Website.
Step 1: Navigate to the trueCaller Unlisting page in the browser.
Step 2: In this Unlisting Page, you will have a text box to enter your phone number which you want to unlist from truecaller search.
Step 3: Now, Enter the phone number with the country code in the Phone Number text box.
Say for example +4690512214 and then Verify I’m not a robot.
Step 4: Once Verified, the UNLIST PHONE NUMBER button will be enabled. Click on the button, a confirmation window will be shown. Confirm by clicking the UNLIST PHONE NUMBER in the confirmation window.
Method 2: Truecaller App
Step 1: If you are a Truecaller user and have verified your number you must first Deactivate your account by going to the Settings menu in the app. Select the About tab and then Deactivate account.
Note: The above steps will remove your contact details visible from others while searching in the truecaller database. But, not sure whether the contact details will be removed completely from their database or not.