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How to Make My Number Private on Google Pixel 5

Last Updated on January 5, 2021 by Bestusefultips

Want to hide your phone number for outgoing calls on your Pixel Smartphone? Here’s how to make your number private on Google Pixel 5, Pixel 4a 5G, Pixel 4, 4 XL, Pixel 3a, 3a XL, Pixel 3, 3 XL, Pixel 2, and Pixel 2 XL (Running stock Android 11 OS). By default caller ID set as network default in your Pixel devices. Choose show number or hide number to hide caller ID on Google Pixel 5. You can enable caller ID & spam protection also to block spam calls on your Google Pixel 5. Also, block an unknown number to stop calls and messages in your Pixel devices.

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How to Hide Caller ID on Google Pixel 5

You can block or hide your number when making calls on Google Pixel Smartphone using the given settings. Make sure the phone app updated with the latest version.

Step 1: Open the App drawer in your Google Pixel 5 and other Pixel.

Step 2: Tap Phone app.

Open phone app settings to hide your number on Pixel 5

Step 3: Tap on Three vertical dots (More) at the upper right side.

Go to Phone app settings to use caller ID on your Pixel 5

Step 4: Tap Settings.

Calls settings to show or hide caller ID on Pixel 5

Step 5: Tap Calls.

How to Hide your caller ID on Google Pixel 5 using additional settings

Step 6: Tap Additional settings.

Hide your number for outgoing calls on your Pixel 5

Step 7: Tap on Caller ID.

How to Make My Number Private on Google Pixel 5

Step 8: Choose Hide number. The other two options are Network default (By default) and Show number.

How to Enable Caller ID & Spam (Filter Spam Calls) on Pixel Smartphone

Step 1: Open the Phone app in your Pixel.

Step 2: Tap on More at the top right.

Step 3: Tap Settings.

How to Hide Caller ID on Google Pixel 5

Step 4: Tap Caller ID & spam.

How to Enable Caller ID & Spam (Filter Spam Calls) on Pixel Smartphone

Step 5: Toggle on See caller and spam ID.

It will use to identify spam numbers in your Pixel Smartphone.

Note: If you’ve installed the Beta version of a Phone app, you can see filter spam calls and verified calls options in your Pixel.

How to Block a Number on Pixel 5

Step 1: Open the Phone app in your Pixel.

Step 2: Touch & hold the number or name on the recent contacts list.

Block a Mobile Number on Pixel 5

Step 3: Tap on Block/report junk.

Block a Number on your Google Pixel 5 Smartphone

Step 4: Tap on Block.

Unblock a phone number on your Pixel 5 device

Step 5: To unblock a number, touch & hold the blocked number and tap on Unblock.

Alternative Way: Phone app > More > Settings > Blocked numbers > Add a number > Enter the mobile number > Block

You can also enable unknown toggle to block calls from unknown numbers in your Google Pixel Smartphone.

And that’s all. I hope this makes it clear how to make my number private on Google Pixel 5. If you still have any issues, tell us in below comment box. Stay and connect with us for the latest updates.

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