To prevent unwanted spam calls and messages, Android phones provides the option that allows you to block unknown numbers. Perhaps, if you need to review or unblock someone, here's how to:

What is a Spam Call or Text Message?

A spam call or message is an unwanted and bothersome communication sent to many recipients without their consent. It often includes telemarketing, scams, or automated messages attempting to sell products or extract personal information.

How to Block Numbers on Android

Experiencing issues with suspicious calls or texts? Using the spam feature helps to filter unwanted calls or messages on your mobile device. While some carriers offer automatic blocking for known spam numbers, there may still be unfamiliar calls or texts that could be spam. If you suspect any, you can manually block them.

Blocking Calls:

  1. Open the Phone app.
  2. Press and hold or select the number you want to block.
  3. Select Block/report as spam  or a similar option.
  4. Once reported, you will no longer receive calls from that number.

Blocking Text Messages:

  1. Open the Messages app.
  2. Tap and hold the conversation with the spamme.
  3. Select Block/report spam or a similar option.
  4. Once reported, you will no longer receive calls from that number.

How to Unblock Numbers on Android

Before unblocking a number, ensure that you recognize the number you are unblocking to prevent unwanted communications. Here are the steps to unblock a number:

  1. Open the or Messages app on your Android device.
  2. Tap the menu icon (usually three dots).
  3. Look for the Blocked numbers or Blocked contacts option.
  4. Find the number you want to unblock.
  5. Tap on the number and then select Unblock or a similar option.
  6. Confirm that you want to unblock the number.

These steps might vary slightly depending on your Android device model and the version of Android it's running.

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