Block calls: Samsung Galaxy S II

Learn how to block calls on the Samsung Galaxy S II.

 

 

 

 

Block calls from a number

 

To block incoming calls from a number, follow these steps:

 

Note: To block any incoming call that is not added to the reject list, touch the red Phone icon and drag it to the left. To block the call but provide a message, touch Reject call with message and drag up.

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Phone.
  2. If necessary, tap Keypad.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Call settings.
  5. Tap Call rejection.
  6. Tap Auto reject mode.
  7. Tap the 'Auto reject mode' Switch to enable.
  8. Tap Auto reject list.
  9. Tap Create.
  10. Enter the number you want to reject.
    • Note: You can also tap the Contacts icon to select contacts in your logs or contact list.
  11. Tap Match criteria.
  12. Tap one of the following options:
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  13. Tap Save.
  14. If desired, tap to select the Unknown check box to block unknown callers.
    • Note: You will receive a message notifying you when a call has been rejected.

 

 

Unblock a number

 

To allow incoming calls from a number you previously blocked, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Phone.
  2. If necessary, tap Keypad.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Call settings.
  5. Tap Call rejection.
  6. Tap Auto reject list.
  7. Tap to clear the check box next to the number you want to temporarily remove from auto reject.