How To Block Telemarketing Spam Calls And Messages: Activate DND On Reliance Jio, Airtel, And Vi

Keep Entertainment Uninterrupted: How to Block Spam Calls on Indian Mobile Networks

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In today’s digital era, where everyone is using smartphones and is tired of receiving unnecessary spam messages that might turn out irritating many times. Therefore, staying connected is essential, but so is avoiding those risky spam calls and messages that disrupt our peace and ease of using mobile phones. Therefore, activating the Do Not Disturb (DND) feature on your mobile network and the interface can be a game-changer. Thus keeping unwanted telemarketing at bay and at the corner that doesn’t interfere with your regular work. So here’s a simple guide on how to activate DND for major Indian networks like Jio, Airtel, and Vi. Keep reading to know the details and steps to activate the same feature.


Block Spam Calls With DND

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To block spam effectively, send a text message with “FULLY BLOCK” in capital letters to the toll-free number 1909 from your default messaging app. Here’s a complete list of codes that might help you get the right action for the right sector you want to avid messages from. Therefore, this action will prevent telemarketing calls and messages from reaching your phone. Let’s have a look ahead.


Customize Your Preferences For Spam Calls

If you want to block specific categories of spam, use the following codes and send the relevant code(s) to 1909 to activate these preferences and tailor your DND settings. So check the complete code list here:

Code Sector
BLOCK 1 Banking/Insurance/Credit cards/Financial products
BLOCK 2 Real Estate
BLOCK 3 Education Related Spams
BLOCK 4 Health
BLOCK 5 Consumer goods/automobiles/Entertainment/IT
BLOCK 6 Communication/Broadcasting
BLOCK 7 Tourism and Leisure
BLOCK 8 Food and Beverages


Activating DND Through Mobile Apps And Network

Alternatively, you can activate DND directly through your service provider’s app:

For Jio Users:

  • Open the MyJio app
  • Navigate to ‘Menu’ > ‘Profile & other Settings’ > ‘Do not Disturb’ > ‘Set Preference’

For Airtel Users:

  • Open the Airtel Thanks app
  • Go to ‘More’ > ‘Manage Services’ > ‘Activate/Deactivate DND’

For Vi Users:

  • Open the Vi app
  • Tap on ‘My Account’ > ‘More Services’ > ‘Do Not Disturb (DND)’
  • Choose your preferences within the app and activate DND hassle-free.


Blocking Unwanted Spam Calls

By activating DND, you can focus on what matters most—enjoying your entertainment without disruptions. So say goodbye to unwanted calls and messages and reclaim your mobile experience. Thus, take charge of your mobile experience today. Activate DND on your network and customize your preferences to block spam effectively. Therefore, stay connected to gaming, entertainment, gossip, and reviews without the disturbance of spam calls. So, let’s keep the conversations engaging and spam-free!

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