Samsung Galaxy S9 How to block text messages - Solved

If you are receiving unwanted SMS messages on the Samsung Galaxy S9, you may be wondering if you can block them. The Samsung Galaxy S9 offers you options within the news app, which we would like to show you below:

The Samsung messaging app offers to block numbers, contacts and SMS with certain sentences.

This is how it works:

Block Messages - Instructions

Samsung Galaxy S9

1. Open the message app on the Samsung Galaxy S9

2. Tap on the "Three dots symbol" in the upper right corner.

3. In the context menu you will now find "Settings" - select the entry

4. You will now see the decisive entry "Block messages" - select it. You now see two options:

  • Lock numbers
  • Block blocks

Via "Lock number" you can block contacts or phone numbers for SMS messages.

Via "Block sentences" you can use certain words that occur in the SMS as a reason for the automatic blocking.

After you have made the settings, you will hopefully no longer be disturbed by unwanted SMS messages.


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