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Block Messages

Block messages from your device.

  1. To block a number, from the home screen, select Messages.
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  2. Select the Desired message thread.
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  3. Select the Info icon.
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  4. Select the Displayed contact or phone number you want to block.
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  5. Scroll to the bottom of the Info screen and then select Block this Caller.
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  6. Select Block Contact.
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  7. To unblock, select Unblock this Caller.
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  8. You can see the contacts and phone numbers that you've blocked in Settings under Messages > Blocked, Phone > Blocked, or FaceTime > Blocked. You can also Add New blocked numbers and Edit (Unblock) numbers from within Settings.

    Note: Learn more from Apple support article: Block calls and block or filter messages on your iPad
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