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How To Block A Phone Number On Huawei: Adding To Blacklist

Date January 17, 2019 14:19

Imagine how great it would be if you had an opportunity to block anyone you don’t want to talk to in real life? At the very least, you could block the annoying person on your phone. Did you know about this wonderful option? Today we’re going to walk you through the easiest ways of doing it on different Huawei phones. This option can be especially useful if you constantly receive messages and calls from advertisements or telemarketers. We know how frustrating it can be.

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How to block a number on Huawei

First of all, you need to save the number you would want to block in your contact list. Funny enough, in order to block any phone number you need to have it saved in your contact list, so that you could put it on the blacklist. The following steps are valid for Huawei Y625, Y3, Y360, P-series (P9, P10, P20, P smart, etc.).

  1. Go to “Contacts” and choose the number you need to block.
  2. Press the “Menu” button.
  3. In the pop-up menu choose “Block Number” or “Add to Auto Reject List.” The title may be different depending on your type of model.
  4. Good job! The phone number is now blocked.

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Blocking text messages

There’s another option available. You can block text messages from one or more contacts that keep bothering you. Let’s find out how.

  1. Open your “Messages” app.
  2. Press the “Menu” button and select “Settings”.
  3. Click “More” and check the box that reads “Spam Settings”.
  4. Choose one specific blocking option.

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If you aren’t satisfied with the presented options, you could download third-party apps, which can handle the task. Just search “Black List” on your phone’s Play Store and choose out of multiple different software. Blocking phone numbers is easy.

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