When spam callers and telemarketers and calling you repeatedly, blocking their calls can be useful. Simply tapping on the little “i” next to a recent call opens a menu where you can block that number. But you might be wondering how to view the list of blocked callers on your iPhone 6 if you think you might have blocked a number inadvertently.
Blocking callers and contacts on an iPhone is one of the best new features that has been introduced to iOS in a while. It is a simple process to block a contact or a phone number from a text message or a phone call, then you no longer need to worry about that person trying to reach you via the number that you just blocked.
But the ease with which you can block someone can lead to some accidental blocking, so you may wish to check your blocked caller list to ensure that everyone on it is actually someone that you wanted to block. Our guide below will show you how to find this information on your iPhone.
How to View Blocked Callers on iPhone 6
- Open Settings.
- Choose Phone.
- Tap Blocked.
- View your list of blocked callers.
Our article continues below with additional information on viewing blocked callers on an iPhone 6, including pictures of these steps.
How to Find the Blocked Caller List on an iPhone 6 (Guide with Pictures)
Device used: iPhone 6 Plus
Software version: iOS 9.1
This article will show you how to find the list of contacts that you have blocked on your iPhone. The same list is used for contacts that you blocked through the Phone App, the Messages app, or through the Contacts app. If you have blocked a contact, then you will not receive phone calls, text messages, or FaceTime calls from them. You can learn how to block a call on your iPhone if you are unsure of the process.
Step 1: Open the Settings menu.
Step 2: Scroll down and select the Phone option.
Step 3: Tap the Blocked button.
All of your blocked numbers will be shown on this screen. If you wish to unblock any of the numbers that appear on this list, then tap the Edit button at the top-right corner of the screen, tap the red circle to the left of the phone number or contact name, then tap the Unblock button.
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Kermit Matthews is a freelance writer based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with more than a decade of experience writing technology guides. He has a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Computer Science and has spent much of his professional career in IT management.
He specializes in writing content about iPhones, Android devices, Microsoft Office and many other popular applications and devices.