How To Block Contacts On Samsung Galaxy A32

In this post, we will show you how to block contacts on your Samsung Galaxy A32, to prevent a specific number or contact from making calls or sending text messages to your number. There are a couple of things we want to show you that may be helpful. Continue reading to learn more.

Sometimes there are people that we want to prevent from contacting us for some reason. And while we can just ignore their text messages, or drop the call without answering them, there’s no guarantee that your mind won’t be disturbed. That’s why it’s better to simply not receive messages or calls from those people to have a peace of mind. 

Fortunately, your Galaxy A32 has a feature that’s embedded in its messaging app that allows you to block a certain contact or number. You should take advantage of it and blacklist the contacts you may find bothersome.

Block Contacts with Valid Numbers

If you’re trying to block a certain person, then you can do so using your phone’s default messaging app. Here’s how: 

1. Open Messages. 

2. Tap the Options icon at the upper-right portion of the screen. 

3. Tap Settings. 

4. Tap Block numbers and messages. 

5. Tap Block numbers. 

6. Tap Contacts and look for the number you want to block.

7. Once found, tap on it and touch Done. 

That number is already blocked on your phone. To unblock it, you simply have to tap the Minus sign next to the number you want to unblock. And that’s how you block a certain contact or phone number. 

Block Contacts with Invalid Number

There are times when your service provider sends you a message containing promotions and the like. Most of the time it comes from a contact that doesn’t have a valid number, so you cannot block it. 

If those kinds of messages seem annoying and intrusive, especially if you keep receiving them at night, then you should change your default messaging app to be able to block them. Here’s how..

1. Launch the Play Store and search for Messages developed by Google LLC. 

2. Tap on it and then touch Install. Wait for the installation to complete. 

3. Once the app is installed, tap Open to launch it. 

4. Set it as your default messaging app. After doing so, your messages will be migrated to the app and you’ll be able to see them in the same order. 

5. Now tap the message that has no valid number. 

6. Tap the Options menu icon at the upper-right portion of the screen, and tap Details. 

7. Tap Block and report as spam, and tap OK to confirm. 

Once you’ve done that, you will no longer receive those kinds of messages from the company that sends them. 

We hope that this simple tutorial video can be helpful. 

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Harold Hisona

Harold has been in the tech industry since 2008 when he started out as a tech support for companies like Time Warner, Comcast and Tracfone. He’s been troubleshooting phones when the smartphone industry started booming. During his tenure as a tech support, he’s already been writing for various tech blogs and doing some freelance SEO. In 2012, he joined a small team of bloggers to write for The Droid Guy, and he has been with the company ever since. Today, he doesn’t only write tutorials and troubleshooting pieces but also shoots and edits videos for The Droid Guy channel while trading stocks on the side. Contact me at Email

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