From settings on the iPhone or iPad

  1. Open settings > messages > blocked > add new (this opens contacts, so the number must be added to contacts first).
  2. You will not receive phone calls, messages, or FaceTime from people on the block list.

From a message on the iPhone or iPad

  1. Tap on a message from the person you wish to block
  2. Tap on Details next to their name at the top of the message feed> click the   symbol > scroll down and tap block this caller.

From your recent call list

  1. Tap the  symbol to the right of the callers name.
  2. Scroll down and tap block this caller.

Print this article