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how do I block a phone number from calling and txtn my phone

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Re: how do I block a phone number from calling and txtn my phone

Thanks for reaching out CHAUNCEY1.

Please remove the phone number from this public site. To protect your privacy, please do not post any personal information including phone numbers, full address, email address, or account number and/or PIN.

 

It's easy to block number and text.

  1. Sign in to My Sprint with valid username and password at www.sprint.com.
  2. Click the My Preferences tab.
  3. Under Limits and Permissions, click Block texts.
  4. Click on the phone or device to restrict text messages

1. Choose from the following options to block or restrict texts:

  • Do not block any text messages
  • Block all text messages inbound and outbound
  • Block all inbound text messages
  • Block all outbound text messages
  • Block only these numbers for inbound and outbound text messages
  • Allow only these numbers for inbound and outbound text messages
  1. To block or allow specific numbers, enter the phone number, 4- to 8-digit short code, email address, or domain address (e.g. spammer.com) you wish to block in the field and click Add number. The number will be added to the block list. To remove, select the number and click Remove.
  2. Once a selection is made, the symbol will change to a green checkmark that says "Updated".
  3. Click Save. If updates were saved successfully, the following confirmation message will be displayed: "Thank you! We've saved your changes.
  4. Turn the phone off and back on for the new settings to take effect.

To block or restrict voice calls,

 

  1.  Sign in to My Sprint with valid username and password at www.sprint.com.
  2. Click the My Preferences tab.
  3. Under Limits and Permissions, click Block voice.
  4. Select a phone to block
  5. Choose from the following options to block, restrict or allow calls:
  • Do not block any voice calls (all previously blocked voice calls will be archived for easy access later)
  • Block all out-bound voice calls
  • Block only the following phone numbers for inbound and outbound calls

       6. Enter a phone number to block in the field then click Add number.

 

  • The number will be added to the block list.
    • To remove, select the number then click Remove.
  • If customer does not have permissions to block voice calls, a message displays indicating the selection cannot be blocked.

        7. Click Save to block voice access.

  • If updates were saved successfully, Thank you! We've saved your changes. displays.
  • A Blocked icon will appear next to the phone that has blocked voice services.

         8. Turn the phone off and back on for the new settings to take effect.

 

You can also visit: http://sprint.co/1XJiK72 for more information.

 

 

Juan

Sprint Social Care

Journeyman

Re: how do I block a phone number from calling and txtn my phone

BLOCK NUMBER

Journeyman

Re: how do I block a phone number from calling and txtn my phone

 

Re: how do I block a phone number from calling and txtn my phone

To block or restrict voice calls:

Sign in to My Sprint with valid username and password at www.sprint.com.
Click the My Preferences tab.
Under Limits and Permissions, click Block voice.
Select a phone to block.
Choose from the following options to block, restrict or allow calls:
Do not block any voice calls (all previously blocked voice calls will be archived for easy access later)
Block all out-bound voice calls
Block only the following phone numbers for inbound and outbound calls
Enter a phone number to block in the field and click Add number. The number will be added to the block list. To remove, select the number and click Remove. If customer does not have permissions to block voice calls, a message will display indicating the selection cannot be blocked.
Click Save to block voice access. If updates were saved successfully, the following confirmation message will be displayed: "Thank you! We've saved your changes."
A Blocked icon will appear next to the phone that has blocked voice services. Turn the phone off and back on for the new settings to take effect

To Block Text on sprint.com:
Go to
www.sprint.com using a computer Web browser.
Click Sign in, enter username and password, click Sign in again.
Select My Preferences > All about me > Block Text Messages > Block messages from all senders in my block list.
In Add box, enter phone number, e-mail address, domain name, or short code to block.
Click Add >Save all changes.

If you dont have access to a computer or your sprint.com, you can call 888-211-4727 and ask for technical support and we can do it for you.

Journeyman

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