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Block Calls
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Active (G870A)

Block Calls

Block or unblock calls from your device.

  1. To access the phone app, tap the Phone icon from the home screen.
    Note: The call blocking feature may not affect phone calls made or received via third-party apps installed on your device. Please contact third party app developers for assistance with such applications. Turning Call blocking on does not block text messages.
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  2. To block calls, from the phone app, tap the Menu icon.
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  3. Tap Settings.
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  4. Tap Call.
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  5. Tap Call rejection
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  6. Tap Auto reject list.
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  7. To block or unblock unknown numbers from calling, tap the checkbox next to Unknown.
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  8. To add a number to your block list, tap the + icon.
    Note: You may also add a number from your call log. From your call log, tap and hold a number or the desired contact > Menu icon > Add to Auto reject list.
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  9. Enter Desired phone number to block and tap SAVE.
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  10. To remove a number from your block list, tap the Delete icon.
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  11. Tap the checkbox next to the Desired phone number, then tap the Delete icon.
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