Cancelling an invitation to connect

If you have sent a invitation to connect with someone, and the other person hasn't accepted, you can withdraw that invitation.

If you want to cancel an invitation after the other person has accepted, see Removing a connection instead.

To withdraw an invitation, choose one of the following methods:

Cancelling from the Invitations page

  1. Choose one of the following options:

    • On the menu screen, select Connections, and then select Invitations.

  2. On the Invitations page, scroll down to the Sent connection requests section.

  3. In the confirmation window, select Cancel request.

Cancelling an invitation through a name, username, or email address

  1. On the menu screen, select Connections.

  2. In the upper-right corner of the page, select Add Connection.

  3. In the Add new connection panel, enter the name, username, or email address of the person who you want to cancel the invitation for, and then select Search.

Cancelling an invitation to someone in the same Session

  1. On the People page, select In this session.

  2. Select the person for whom you want to cancel the invitation.

  3. In the user focus panel, select Cancel request.

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