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Questions tagged [call-sms-filter]

Call + SMS Filter in GDR-2

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How to access and edit list of blocked callers

On Windows Mobile 10, I blocked a caller. Everytime he calls, I get a notification that allows me to unblock him if I wanted. So far so good. But I have also temporarily blocked people and I can't ...
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Blocking calls on my phone

How to block calls? I have looked and cannot find details to do this. I have asked Cortana for help with no success.
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How to block all incoming calls if number is not stored in contact list?

How to block all incoming calls (and messages) that are not from the contacts in my contact list? Basically I just want to white list my contacts (and black list some of them). I couldn't find such ...
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Is it possible to export my blocked callers list on Windows phone to Android phone?

I want to export my long blocked callers list in my stock phone app to an Android phone. I'd like to do this job natively apart from Truecaller as I don't use it.
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How can I block a caller on Lumia 521?

I don't see a "block call" option when I press and hold number in history. The choices are "details", "delete" and "add to speed dial". I'm using a Lumia 521 and WP 8.1.
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How to block non-numbers?

Recently I've been getting promotional SMS messages, and I'd like to block them. Problem is, they don't seem to be coming from an actual phone number, instead the sender shown is the name of the ...
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Blocking calls on Nokia Lumia 520

Okay so I've already looked at some questions before and all the answers seem to work for them but not for me. My Nokia has the most recent update and I still don't see the block option for phone ...
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How to automatically reject all calls from private numbers? [duplicate]

I don't want to receive any call from private numbers and I want them automatically rejected. How would I do that on Windows 10 Mobile?
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My phone does not show the call+SMS option and I want to block certain pnone numbers [duplicate]

I am trying to block certain phone numbers but when I go to settings I can't see the CALL+SMS option. What should I do? Is there any other way? I am using a Lumia 520.
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How to find new Block and Filter app in windows 10 mobile?

After I updated my Lumia 640 to Windows 10 Call + SMS filter app was removed and should have been replaced by new Block and Filter feature. But I'm not able to find it on my phone. I'we already looked ...
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Blocking calls on WP 8.1

How to block calls (and preferably SMS too) on WP 8.1? Seems that WP 8 had an option in Settings "Call & SMS filter" that doesn't exist at all in this version. No options present in the phone ...
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how to block number if there is no option for it

I want to block some numbers for some reason but I did not get how to block I saw other answer you gave but there is no option called 'block number' in my windows phone Nokia Lumia 520 now what to do?
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Customizing the text reply

How do I customize my rejecting call text message on my Windows Phone 8.1?
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why does my call & sms filter no longer work?

Is there any way to block unwanted calls and texts as the filter no longer seems to work and any apps I've found aren't compatible
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How can I block calls from withheld numbers?

There used to be the Call + SMS filter that I used to use, but now that the Denim update has been rolled out, it is no longer available, so is there another option for blocking the barrage of ...
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How to block unwanted calls and SMS on Nokia Lumia 900?

How to block unwanted calls and SMS on a Nokia Lumia 900? The phone language is set to German and I don't know how to do it.
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What does caller/sender see when I use call+SMS filter to block him?

When I block certain number, what happens when that person tries to send me sms or call me? What does that other person see? Do they know I blocked them or how is this handled? Thank you
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Is it possible a block a contact in lumia 520?

I need to block a certain phone number from contacting me. I don't know where to find this option in Nokia Lumia 520. Can someone please help with this issue?
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Block messages from advertisement or organisations (Non-digit sender id)

I'm getting messages from organisations or websites who does not have a phone number. I mean messages from TD-MAN, LM-058457 etc. Is there any way to block messages from these sources. I'm from India.