How to block calls and SMS in android nougat 7.0

Last Updated on

Block annoying unknown calls and SMS in android nougat 7.0 and other devices. If you find any number spam in your device, you can block it. After blocks that spam number, you don’t get any calls or texts from that number in your nougat 7.0 & 7.1 device. When this number tries to contact you again, your device automatically rejects it. Here’s how to block calls and SMS in android nougat 7.0.

You can also use Google messenger, phone app and SMS application to block spam calls in your android phone or tablet devices. In android nougat 7.0, new options to block calls such as caller ID & Spam and call blocking. Follow below given step by step guide to block calls and SMS in android nougat 7.0 & 7.1.

Also Read:

How to block someone on Instagram Android device

How to block unknown number on Samsung Galaxy S10

How to block flash videos in Google Chrome

How to block calls and SMS in Android Nougat 7.0 & 7.1

Below given all settings is Moto G4 plus device (Android Nougat 7.0).

1st Method: Block phone number on nougat 7.0 using phone app

Step 1: Open “Phone app” in your android device

tap more in phone app in android device

Step 2: Tap “More” from top of the right side corner

Settings in phone app

Step 3: Touch “Settings

You can see list of settings of phone app in your nougat device.

call blocking in nougat 7.0 device

Step 4: Tap “Call blocking

add number to block calls and text message in nougat 7.0

Step 5: Tap “Add number

Below screen seen in your nougat device.

block calls and SMS in android nougat

Step 6: Enter phone number want to block calls and texts

Step 7: Tap “Block

Unblock calls in nougat 7.0 device

Now number added to block list in your device. To unblock number in your nougat, just tap on “cross” icon in your device.

2nd Method: Block spam calls and texts using recent call number

Step 1: Tap on “Phone app

Step 2: Touch “Recent call” in your device

Step 3: Tap any number want to block

Tap call details in android nougat 7.0

Step 4: Tap “Call details

How to block number in android 7.0 nougat phone

Step 5: Tap “Block number

You can see message: You will no longer receive calls or texts from this number

block spam calls in android nougat 7.0

Step 6: Tap “block” to confirm it

3rd Method: Transfer spam calls to voicemail in nougat 7.0

Step 1: Open “Contact list” in your device

Step 2: Tap any contact want to block

Tap pencil icon in contact number

Step 3: Touch “Pencil icon

tap more in contact number details

Step 4: Tap “More

add calls to voicemail in android nougat

Step 5: Check the box “All calls to voicemail

That’s all. End the list of possible solutions to block annoying spam calls and texts in android nougat 7.0 & 7.1 smartphones.

Read Also:

How to block Facebook user on Web or Android

How to set custom notification for contacts on Android lollipop 5.1.1

How to import and export contacts on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop

Clear call history on Android 9 Pie and Android 10

You can individually clear call history or clear all call history at once on your android 9 Pie and latest Android 10 devices using below given settings.

Individual Clear call history on Android Pie 9.0 and Android 10

Open Phone app > Tap Three vertical dots (More) > Call history > Tap contact you want to delete call history > Call details > Delete

Now remove that contact history from your call logs.

Clear call history on Android 10 and Android 9 Pie at once

Remove all call history at once from your android 10 & 9 Pie phone or tablet devices using below settings.

Open Phone app > Tap Three vertical dots (More) > Call history > Three vertical dots (More) > Clear call history > OK

Did you find above given ways helpful to block calls and SMS in android nougat 7.0? If you know other trick to block unknown calls in android device, please share with us.

About Bestusefultips

I'm Arpit Patel, techno lover from India. Bestusefultips is a technology website focused on latest Android news, tricks & tips related android devices, tutorials and videos.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *