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HT4515 how do I block unwanted callers

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susie2012 Calculating status...
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Aug 16, 2012 9:52 AM

Can anyone help with this problem? Does the iPhone4 even have the capability of blocking calls?

iPhone 4, iOS 5.1.1
  • Allan Eckert Level 8 Level 8 (39,445 points)
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    Aug 16, 2012 9:58 AM (in response to susie2012)

    Call your carrier and ask them to block the callers. It is the only way that really works. Your caller can block the call at their server and it never gets to your phone.

     

    Most of the apps that claim to do it in fact don't.

     

    Allan

  • varjak paw Level 10 Level 10 (167,195 points)
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    Aug 16, 2012 9:57 AM (in response to susie2012)

    The iPhone does not have the ability to block calls. What some people do is create a blank ringtone and assign that to the numbers you want to block. Then you won't hear the call come in. If you really want to block the number, you'll have to ask your cell carrier.

     

    Regards.

  • rano880 Calculating status...
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    Oct 7, 2012 1:49 PM (in response to Allan Eckert)

    not only carriers do but chk.nokia ovistore they have a lot of things like this,and some carriers have limited access.iphone is suppose to have a better application,its very unfortunate,thats all iam missing on my machine

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