How to block a private number on the Galaxy S8. Even on new Samsung devices it is possible to block calls from a private number from the settings. The calls from a private number that you are receiving are certainly bothering you and now you have turned to us to find out how to block these bad intentions.
If you are reluctant to answer calls from people who choose to hide their caller ID, you have the right to do so. In this case it is possible to block such hidden calls, following some basic settings.
Do you agree that there is nothing more annoying than receiving such calls or messages? Do you hate the idea of not being able to see who is behind these messages? This is why you bought one of the high-end Android smartphones and have access to all the cool features built in!
Blocking calls from unknown numbers on the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus is one of those features that can be defined as important today on a smartphone. Here are the steps on how to block a private number or unknown caller ID on Galaxy S8.
How to block a private number on the Galaxy S8
- Go to the Applications menu.
- Tap on Phone.
- I refuse calls.
- Blocked list.
- Tap on REGISTER or CONTACTS to select the contact and tap.
If you want to manually enter a number, tap on Enter phone number and enter the phone number.
When the rejected number tries to contact you, you will not receive any notification. However, calls will be recorded in the call log.
If that person decides to call you from another unknown number, just repeat the procedure and block that number as well.
The alternative, if you want, is to download and install third-party applications specialized in blocking calls.
Two of the most popular call blocking applications compatible with the Samsung Galaxy S8 are Blacklist and SMS and Call Blocker.
Of course, you are free to browse the Google Play Store and download the application that best suits your preferences.
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