How to block a number on the Samsung Galaxy S4

How to block a number on the Samsung Galaxy S4

A person a little too insistent tries to call you again and again, and you want to block his number? here is how to put a blacklisted number on your Samsung Galaxy S4, even if it is not part of your contacts or if you want to limit all calls starting "0900" or otherwise.

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FYI, this feature works on the S4 but it also works on many other Samsung : it's the Touchwiz interface that brings this little plus Android. If you do not have a Samsung, do not worry! You will still be able to block a number by following our How to block a number on Android tutorial.

Block a number on the Samsung Galaxy S4

Just follow these simple and quick steps:

  • Go in your Settings> My device> Calls
  • Then click on Rejection of the appeal
  • In Auto reject list., you can insert numbers block from your call log, your contacts, or simply by entering the number
  • Click on Record to finish entering your number block
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Go to Settings> Calls and Reject call. / ANDROIDPIT
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Go to Auto reject list. then enter the number in question. / ANDROIDPIT

That's all: now, as soon as this issue tries to call you, you will not be notified.

Block a number sequence

For example, if you want to block an ad number, and have repeated a series of regular numbers in the numbers of these calls, you can also block calls that begin, end, or include those numbers.

Let me explain: you find that advertising calls always start with 0900 (for example), you can choose to block them all systematically. To do this :

  • Go in Settings> My device> Calls> Reject call> Auto reject list.
  • Enter the number or number sequence
  • Click on Corresponding criteria and choose the option that suits you
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You have four non-cumulative options. / ANDROIDPIT

Block a number from your journal

You can also, if you wish, block a number directly from your call log. Once on the card of your contact, click on the key settings your phone, and choose Add rejection list.

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You can also block a phone number from your contacts or call log. / ANDROIDPIT

And here! You are thus rid of any annoying call. Practice, no?

Article inspired by Mark Wilson

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