How to Block Text Messages on Galaxy S8 / S8 Plus with Ease

Are you planning to buy latest Samsung’s phones or already own then, you might be curious if in case you can block text messages on Samsung Galaxy S8 / S8 Plus. Well, this is quite a good question since nowadays no one wants to receive many text messages within a day.Block Text Messages Galaxy S8 PlusMany advertising companies and carriers send text messages to its costumers but those are very annoying. There are many third-party applications that give you the ability to block text messages on Galaxy S8 / S8 Plus but only some of them really work. Also, why to install a SMS application from Play Store when Samsung Galaxy S8 comes pre installed with it.

You can block a text message on Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus using two different methods. Personally for me, the first method to block text messages or spam is from Settings which is the fastest one.

How to Block Text Messages on Galaxy S8 / S8 Plus

Method 1 – Using Settings

  1. Grab your Samsung Galaxy S8 / S8 Plus using Dual SIM and unlock it.
  2. Then, from the Home Screen on your Smartphone tap Messages.
  3. Now, tap on the 3 dots icon.
  4. Go ahead and tap Settings.
  5. When you are into Settings, tap Block messages.
  6. Tap Block numbers.
  7. Now, manually enter the number you want to block and tap the + sign or choose from Inbox or Contacts.
  8. When finished, tap the back arrow.

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Method 2 – Using Number

If you do not like the above method to block text messages on Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus then you can try the next method.

  1. Grab your Samsung Galaxy S8 / S8 Plus and unlock it.
  2. Then, from the Home Screen on your device tap Messages.
  3. Now, tap the conversation thread from the number you want to block.
  4. Tap on the 3 dots icon.
  5. Tap Block numbers.
  6. Next, you need to move the slider to ON so, tap Message block.
  7. In the end, tap OK.

Congratulations; These were all the steps you had to take in order to successfully block text messages on Galaxy S8 / S8 Plus with ease. If you have any questions, place them on the comments section.

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