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How to block SMS?

Registered Member
Posts: 1

How to block SMS?

I have had a bit of trouble, and used my phone and now im getting texts from people i dont know, but im not the only person who uses my phone and some of the texts would land me in trouble
Mobile Overlord
scoobyman
Posts: 10,000

Re: How to block SMS?

Hi melissawhite69

 

Unfortunately you haven't posted which device you are using as there are available applications for the higher end S60 devices.

Happy to have helped forum in a small way with a Support Ratio = 37.0

Registered Member
Posts: 1

Re: How to block SMS?

hey i also have the same problem.. bt not only sms but calls as well. how can i block them from texring and calling. unit of my phone is N5070
Mobile Sensei
Posts: 7,358

Re: How to block SMS?

With the Nokia 5070, it being an S40 based phone with limited capabilities, there is no way to block calls or SMS.

 

If you had an S60 based phone, there are applications that can make incoming calls from certain numbers not ring at all, or deletes messages from specific numbers as they come in.


With an S40 phone like yours, such applications cannot be written.

 

So, change your number (get a new SIM card), call back or text the other people and ask them to stop calling or sending you messages.

 

Or ask your network operator, if they have some sort of a blacklisting service, where the network blocks calls/messages.

 

You can also tell the other people who use your phone, that unknown people (assuming they really are unknown) make calls and send messages to you, and you can't stop it.

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n_deepesh
Posts: 24

Re: How to block SMS?

Hi Petrib,

 

First of all I would like inform that I not a person seeking help regarding the subject, still I just went through your above post which I feel is very nicely explained and so useful, you explained it in such a way that even though the persons phone is not capable for a solution to his problem and you did'nt told him "NO". You have given him so many options which he will be knowing but your msg have made him to think once again.

 

I really appreciate you for such a wonderful post.

 

Keep it up, Good Job.

Registered Member
Posts: 1

Re: How to block SMS?

what about Nokia5530? I'm so annoyed with this person. he keeps calling me and texting me, I don't even know him! he wouldn't stop even after I asked him to :smileysad: help, please thanks
Mobile Visionary
deepestblue
Posts: 884

Re: How to block SMS?

Search for Best Blacklist Lite in Ovi store. Download and install this app to your mobile. Seems good enough for your needs. If this is not sufficient, then contact your service provider and ask them to blacklist the caller
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aj25aj2
Posts: 1

Re: How to block SMS?

What about Nokia 5220 Express Music...Can Incoming SMS  be blocked on this phone....Plz reply....??????

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tona
Posts: 5

Re: How to block SMS?

what about 6303c can I block calls and SMSs from certain numbers, should I downlaod some software?

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farby
Posts: 19,704

Re: How to block SMS?

Refer petrib's post above.. Your phone is also as S40 device...so not possible.

 

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Michie62
Posts: 1

Re: How to block SMS?

i have an s60 based phone.

So please can you tell me which applications should I use to stop the bulk SMS.

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farby
Posts: 19,704

Re: How to block SMS?


Michie62 wrote:

i have an s60 based phone.

So please can you tell me which applications should I use to stop the bulk SMS.


 

There are a lot of sms blockers available at the OVI Store...Just search for 'SMS Blocker' or 'SMS Filter'...

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headturnerangel
Posts: 1

Re: How to block SMS?

Hi, my unit is C3-00, any suggestions?
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farby
Posts: 19,704

Re: How to block SMS?

Sorry..Its an S40 device..so Message 4 above holds good for you too.