How to Block Calls and SMS in Android Nougat 7.0

Last Updated on March 7, 2021 by Bestusefultips

Annoying by spam calls and unwanted text messages on Android Nougat 7.0? Here’s how to block calls and messages in Android Nougat 7.0 and 7.1.2. If you find any number spam in your device, you can block it. When you block a number on Android 7, you won’t get any calls or text messages from that number. When this number tries to contact you again, your device automatically rejects it. Android 7.0 includes new caller ID & Spam and call blocking settings to block calls.

You can also use Google messenger, phone app, and third-party apps to block spam calls in your Android phone or tablet devices.  Follow the below-given step by step guide to block calls and SMS in android nougat 7.0 & 7.1.

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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).

Block a Number on Android Nougat 7.0 Using the Phone App

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

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

Settings in phone app

Step 3: Select “Settings”.

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

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Step 4: Tap “Call blocking”.

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Step 5: Tap “Add number”.

Below screen seen in your nougat device.

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

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.

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Step 4: Tap “Call details”.

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Step 5: Tap “Block number”.

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

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Step 6: Tap “Block” to confirm it.

Transfer Spam Calls to Voicemail in Android Nougat 7.0

Step 1: Open the “Contact list” in your device.

Step 2: Tap any contact want to block.

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Step 3: Touch “Pencil icon”.

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Step 4: Tap “More”.

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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.

How to Clear Call History on Android 9 Pie and Android 10

You can individually clearly call history or clear all call history at once on your Android 9 Pie and latest Android 10 devices using the 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 the above-given ways helpful to block calls and SMS in android nougat 7.0? If you know other tricks to block unknown calls in the android device, please share it with us.

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