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    want to block unsolicited text messages i4phone
    02-17-2016 12:49 PM
  2. anon(9602380)'s Avatar
    Welcome to iMore. Depends on what IOS you are running. If you are running IOS 7 or later, then yes you can. Here is a link to a guide on how to do it.
    Sherry_B likes this.
    02-17-2016 03:14 PM
  3. Sherry_B's Avatar
    Welcome to iMore!

    First, be sure to add your cell number to the Do Not Call registry (this is a government site ran by the FTC) :

    According to the 9th Circuit Court, these calls also cover text messages.

    On the phone go to Settings > Messages and scroll down to tick the button for Filter Unknown Senders. I believe this only works for iMessage though. Edit: See previous reply for additional info.
    02-17-2016 03:20 PM

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