How to block calls and text messages in iOS 8?

By | September 19, 2014
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The tech giant Apple has recently launched the Apple iOS 8 for its Apple iPhone 6 and older variant of Apple iPhone’s. The iOS 8 comes with some new and important features which are very useful and also enhances the productivity of the operating system. Today I am bring the method, with the use of them you can block calls and text messages in iOS 8. If you are looking to permanently block a phone number on the iPhone. The Apple has added this feature from its previous version of Apple iOS.



With the use of this feature you can able to block contacts and numbers from contacting you with phone calls, iMessages, SMS text messages or FaceTime in your Apple iPhone which has iOS 8 Operating system.



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Steps to block calls and text messages in iOS 8

 Method to add a contact to the block list in iOS 8  then follow the these steps –

1.  First of all you have to Navigate to Settings -> Phone (or Messages, or FaceTime) -> Blocked
2. Then  Touch Add New…
3. Now you have to Select the contact you wish to block from the list

Method to block a phone number that recently called your iPhone then follow the these steps –

1. First of all you have toNavigate to Phone -> Recents
2. After that you have Touch the blue information circle (i) next to the phone number
3. Now you have Scroll to the bottom of the page and tap Block this Caller
4. Now  you have to Touch Block Contact



Method to block a phone number that recently messaged your iPhone then follow the these steps –

1. First of all you have to Navigate to Messages
2. Now Select the message from the number you wish to block
3. Now this step you have to touch Contact in the upper right corner
4. Touch the blue information circle (i) next to the phone number
5. Scroll to the bottom of the page and tap Block this Caller
6. Touch Block Contact

Method to block a phone number that recently sent a FaceTime request to your iPhone then follow the these steps –

1. First of all you  Navigate to FaceTime -> Recents
2. Now  you have touch the blue information circle (i) next to the phone number
3. Now Scroll to the bottom of the page and tap Block this Caller
4.  Noe only you have to touch Block Contact