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    Call Log Management

    View the Call Log:

    1. Tap the "Phone" icon from the home screen
    2. Access the "Logs" tab to view the call history
    3. Tap a listed call to view more details

    Reset the Call Log:

    1. Launch the "Phone" app
    2. Go to the "Logs" tab
    3. Tap "More" > "Settings"
    4. Tap "Edit" and mark the "All" check box to "Select log items"
    5. Tap "Delete" to confirm

    Call Blocking

    Block Calls from a Phone Number:

    1. Launch the "Phone" app
    2. Tap "More"
    3. Go to "Settings"
    4. Tap "Call rejection" > "Auto reject list"
      • To enter and block a phone number manually:
        1. Type in the phone number
        2. Select the desired "Match Criteria" - or in this case "Exactly the same as". Optionally you can block phone calls from a certain network / area code if you enable "Starts with" and so on
      • To search for a phone number and block it:
        1. Tap "Contacts"
        2. Tap "Logs" or "Contacts"
        3. Select the phone number you want to block
        4. To block all unknown callers, set the "Unknown" slider "ON"

    Unblock a Phone Number:

    1. From the home screen, tap "Phone"
    2. Tap "More" > "Settings"
    3. Tap "Call rejection" > "Auto reject list"
    4. Tap the "-" button associated with the contact you wish to remove from the block list

    Block / Unblock Messages

    Block Messages via "Settings":

    1. Tap the "Messages" icon from the home screen
    2. Tap "More" and go to "Settings"
    3. Mark the "Spam filter" check box
    4. Tap "Manage spam numbers" and enter the desired number
    5. Tap "+" and select from "Contacts": or "Inbox"
    6. Tap the "Back" arrow when you're done

    NOTE: To unblock messages from a contact, follow steps 1-through-4 and then press "-" instead of the plus sign

    Block Messages From a Phone Number:

    1. Launch "Messages"
    2. Tap and hold the conversation thread containing the phone number you want to block
    3. Tap the "Add to spam numbers" icon located in the upper-right corner of the screen

    NOTE: To unblock follow the first two steps above and tap "Remove from spam" instead of "Add"

    Call Forwarding

    Forward All Calls (Unconditional):

    1. Launch the "Phone" app
    2. Tap "More" and go to "Settings"
    3. Tap "More settings" > "Call forwarding"
    4. Select "Always forward" and enter the phone number you want to forward calls to
    5. Tap "Turn on"

    Forward Some Calls Only (Conditional):

    1. Launch the "Phone" app
    2. Tap "More" > "Settings"
    3. Tap "More settings" > "Call forwarding"
    4. Select to "Forward when busy", "Forward when unanswered" or "Forward when unreachable"
    5. Enter the phone number you want to forward calls to
    6. Tap "Update"



    See More: Samsung Galaxy S6: Forward / Block Calls & Messages; Manage the Call Log




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    Re: Samsung Galaxy S6: Forward / Block Calls & Messages; Manage the Call Log

    Touch the Phone icon from the Home screen.
    Alternately, you can tap Apps->Settings->Applications->Phone.
    Touch MORE.
    Touch Settings.
    Touch Call rejection.
    Touch Auto reject list.
    Enter the number you want to be added in the reject (blocked) list.
    You can also select a Match criteria option including Exactly the same as (default), Starts with, Ends with, or Includes, as you desire.
    To search for the number to block from your phone follow these steps:
    Touch the Contacts
    Touch Logs or Contacts.
    Touch the number you want to reject or contact you wish to add to the reject list.
    To block incoming calls from unknown numbers or unknown callers, simply move the slider under Unknown to turn the feature ON.
    More Call Blocking Tips

    You can also block any incoming call that is not included in the reject list. To do so, just touch the red Phone icon and then drag it to the left.

    To block a call and leave a message to the caller, touch the option to Reject call with message and then drag it up.

    Unblock a Number or Contact

    If you want to allow incoming calls from a number you’ve previously added to your reject list, then unblock that number. Here’s how:

    Touch the Phone icon from the Home screen.
    Touch MORE to view more options.
    Touch Settings.
    Touch Call rejection.
    Touch Auto reject list to continue.
    Touch the minus (-) sign located next to the contact number or contact name you want to remove from the blocked list.



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    Re: Samsung Galaxy S6: Forward / Block Calls & Messages; Manage the Call Log

    Your shared information is really helpful to understand the S6 more easily. nice article to read, will share it with other friends also
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    Re: Samsung Galaxy S6: Forward / Block Calls & Messages; Manage the Call Log

    Quote Originally Posted by Joe123456 View Post
    Your shared information is really helpful to understand the S6 more easily. nice article to read, will share it with other friends also
    Thanks Joe123456! Much appreciated.



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    Re: Samsung Galaxy S6: Forward / Block Calls & Messages; Manage the Call Log

    Can I see received messages from a spam number after I remove it from spam list?



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