Don’t be bothered by spam messages, block them with these simple methods

You may have had feature phones in the past and DND enabled. This technology is also used in modern smartphones. DND can be enabled manually if you want to block spam messages on your smartphone.

Smartphones receive such SMS every day; You probably don’t need them. This includes both promotional messages and telemarketing messages. Difficulties arise when trying to trace an important message within this communication. It will be difficult to manually delete these SMS every day. You can permanently block spam messages if they bother you Let’s find out how to do this.

Enable DND manually

You may have had feature phones in the past and DND enabled. This technology is also used in modern smartphones. DND can be enabled manually if you want to block spam messages on your smartphone. Manually turn on DND on your phone to prevent spam calls and SMS. To do this open the messaging app on your phone. Then, enter SMART 0 (START 0) in the message text field. Finally, SMS it to 1909. After sending your message, it will be acknowledged by a phone call. You may need to follow some instructions in the message. You can activate DND in the same way by calling 1909 from your phone and following the prompts.

TRAI DnD 3.0 Apk

You can choose to block spam communications using a special Do Not Disturb app from TRAI (Telecom Regulatory Authority of India). Currently, only Android phone owners can get the TRAI DND 3.0 app. To prevent spam calls and messages, launch the TRAI DND 3.0 software after downloading it from Google Play Store. After that, the program will ask you for necessary rights including SMS, call logs, contacts and phone. Sign up with your cellphone number and OTP verification after allowing. After selecting the SMS you want to complain about, click on Report SMS UCC. On the following screen select the SMS category, then click on the Complaint button.

After the request, you will receive the message immediately. You will be notified of the time frame for resolving the issue. Then your complaint will be registered and reported for the SMS you will receive within three days of receipt. If the message is old, no action will be taken on your report.

SMS blocker app

TRAI DND app may be helpful in blocking unsolicited commercial communications, but it does not block transactional messages or any informational messages from recognized government or private organizations. To block such texts, use a third-party SMS blocker program. Call Blocker – Blacklist, SMS is such a program. You can download and set up this application from Google Play Store. It should be set as the phone’s default SMS app. Then you can quickly block any number in your recent SMS log. By tapping the plus (+) sign at the bottom right, you can block incoming calls. The number can be manually added or selected from the contact list. By doing this, you will be able to ban calls and SMS from the numbers entered in the list

– Animesh Sharma

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