How To Block Messages and Calls in iOS 7.

One of the most demanded feature in any phone is an option of  Blocking calls and SMS and many of modern Smartphones can’t do such thing by default. Users have to insatll 3rd party apps to Block Calls and Messages and other feels unsecure while using 3rd party apps. SO, for all the iOS 7 users there is a happy news, Apple has given and option of Blocking unwanted calls, SMS and even Facetime calls from a number in iOS 7.

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This process is quite simple, In the Phone app or Facetime app click on Recent or Favourite tab. Touch the info ‘i’ button next to the number you want to block, this will take you to the Contact Card, Scroll down and seclect Block this caller. On the confirmation pop-up, touch the Block Contact option.

In the Phone or Facetime app:

  1. Touch the contact you want to block.
  2. While in Contact card, scroll down and Tap Block This Caller.
  3. On the confirmation pop-up Tap Block Contact.

In the Messaging app:

  1. Tap on the message individual you wish to block.
  2. Tap on contact, Top right corner.
  3. Tap the info “i” button.
  4. Again you will find yourself in the Contact Card, scroll down and choose Block This Caller.
  5. On the confirmation pop-up Tap Block Contact.

In Settings:

Goto Settings.

  • Settings > Phone > Blocked.
  • Settings > Messaging > Blocked.
  • Settings > Facetime > Blocked.
  1. Tap Add New.
  2. Tap on Contact you wish to block.
  3. Just add the contact number and if you want to unblock the number just repeat the but Choose Unblock instead of Block.

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