Manage messages: Apple iPhone 6

    Learn how to block, delete and save SMS / MMS messages on the Apple iPhone 6.

     

     

     

    Block messages or spam

     

    From settings

    1. From the Home screen, tap the Settings icon.
    2. Tap Messages.
    3. Tap Blocked.
    4. Tap Add New.
    5. Tap the contact you wish to block.

     

    From the number

    1. From the Home screen, tap Messages.
    2. Tap the text message from the number you wish to block.
    3. Tap Details in the top right corner.
    4. Tap the information icon that looks like the letter "i".
    5. Tap Block this Caller.
    6. Tap Block Contact.

     

    Unblock messages

     

    From settings

    1. From the Home screen, tap the Settings icon.
    2. Tap Messages.
    3. Tap Blocked.
    4. Tap Edit.
    5. Tap the  next to the number or contact you wish to unblock.
    6. Tap Unblock.

     

    From the number

    1. From the Home screen, tap Messages.
    2. Tap the text message from the number you wish to block.
    3. Tap Details in the top right corner.
    4. Tap the information icon that looks like the letter "i".
    5. Tap Unblock this Caller.

     

    Delete picture messages (MMS)

     

    Entire Thread

    1. From the Home screen, tap Messages.
    2. Tap Edit.
    3. Tap the thread(s) containing the message(s) you want to delete.
    4. Tap Delete.
    5. Tap Done.

     

    Individual Message

    1. From the Home screen, tap Messages.
    2. Tap the thread containing the message you want to delete.
    3. Tap and hold on the message you want to delete.
    4. Tap More...
    5. Tap the trash icon.
    6. Tap Delete Message.

     

    Delete text messages (SMS)

     

    Entire Thread

    1. From the Home screen, tap Messages.
    2. Tap Edit.
    3. Tap the thread(s) containing the message(s) you want to delete.
    4. Tap Delete.
    5. Tap Done.

     

    Individual Message

    1. From the Home screen, tap Messages.
    2. Tap the thread containing the message you want to delete.
    3. Tap and hold on the message you want to delete.
    4. Tap More...
    5. Tap the trash icon.
    6. Tap Delete Message.

     

    Save pictures received in a message (MMS)

    1. Tap on the picture in the desired picture message.
    2. Tap the up arrow icon at the bottom left hand corner.
    3. Tap Save Image.