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How to block phone number on Nougat

Android 7.0 & 7.1 Nougat device comes with many great features, one of this is call blocking to block phone number using phone app. Annoying from unknown number call or text messages in your android Nougat? Just block phone number on Nougat 7.0 & 7.1 device. You can not receive calls or texts messages from blocked number in your phone. Also use call blocking or caller ID feature to block phone calls of any individual number or call.

It’s easy to block message or calls on Nougat, if you don’t want to receive from any spam number. When the person you blocked number try to make a call or send message but automatically refuse the call. In Nougat device phone app settings include sounds & vibration, quick response, calling accounts, accessibility, call blocking and display options. Different android device is different settings to block messages or call on android phone such as Moto G4 plus, Samsung galaxy S7 Edge & S7, Nexus 6P / 6 and more. Below you can see simple and easy step by step guide to block phone number on Nougat.


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Here’s how to block phone number on Nougat 7.0 & 7.1 devices

Tap on phone app on android Nougat

Step 1: Tap on “Phone app” from home screen or app drawer

Tap on mode in contact app Nougat devices

Step 2: Click on “Three vertical dots” from top right side corner

You can see below screen on your android Nougat device.

Phone settings on android 7.0 Nougat

Step 3: Tap on “Settings

Call blocking under settings on Nougat

Step 4: Under settings, tap on “Call blocking

Add number to block calls or texts

Step 5: Tap on “Add a number

block phone number on Nougat

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

Step 7: Tap on “Block

After block any particular contact, you can here this message on phone: The person you are calling is currently busy, please call again later. Also not send message to that number.

Unblock phone number on nougat

When you block any number, you can see above screen. To unblock number, just tap on “X” symbol in your device and tap on “Unblock” to unblock number on nougat devices.

Did you find above method helpful to block phone number on Nougat device? Please let us know on below comment box, would be pleasure to help you. Don’t forget to share this trick with your friends!

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