We’ve all been there before. Whether it’s an annoying telemarketer or a friend that you’ve decided to give the silent treatment to, there are times when you want to block someone from contacting you. The good news is that Apple has added the ability to block callers in iOS 7.
To clarify, there are four different scenarios where you will want to block a person:
- The person’s contact details are saved on your phone.
- An unknown person calls your phone.
- An unknown person texts your phone.
- An unknown person who sent you a FaceTime request.
This guide is going to teach you how to block and unblock a person or phone number from contacting you when the scenarios above do occur. For non-iPhone number blocking, we have a different article.