How to Block Calls and Texts on a Moto G: Tutorial Guide

You can block calls and texts on a Moto G from the Contact apps. Phone numbers that are block listed will no longer be able to call you and send you text messages. For a detailed and step-by-step guide on how this is done, scroll down and read further.

Block Calls and Texts on a Moto G

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Blocking incoming calls and text from a Number:

  • Open the “Contacts” app.
  • Select the name of the contact that you wish to block.
  • Tap the pencil icon to edit the contact.
  • Press the “Menu” icon depicting three vertical dots.
  • Tap to select “All calls to Voicemail“.

Unblocking calls  and texts from a Number:


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  • Open the “Contacts” app.
  • Select the name of the contact that you wish to unblock.
  • Tap “Menu” and make sure “All calls to Voicemail” is unchecked.

How to block messages in Hangouts or Messenger:

  • Open Hangouts or Messenger
  • Open the conversation with the number you wish to block
  • Tap on the menu button (three dots) in the top right
  • Tap People & options
  • Block (contact name or number)
  • Confirm by tapping OK.

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