Manage messages: Apple iPhone 4

Learn how to block, delete and save SMS / MMS messages on the Apple iPhone 4.

 

 

 

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 Contact 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 Contact 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)

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

 

Delete text messages (SMS)

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

 

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.