How to Block a Number in Huawei P40 Pro

Do you want to block spam calls and SMS in your Huawei P40 Pro+/P40 Pro? Here’s how to block a number in Huawei P40 Pro series. You can block unknown (Private) numbers or select contacts from the phone list if you don’t want to get text messages and phone calls from that number. If you want to hide your phone number in outgoing calls, you need to hide caller ID in your Huawei P40 Pro and other devices.

How to Block Calls and SMS in Huawei P40 Pro Plus

How to Block a Number in Huawei P40 Pro

Check out the below-given methods to block number in Huawei P40 series.

Block a Number from Recents Contacts List

Step 1: Open the “Phone app” on your device.

Step 2: Touch & hold the contact or unknown number you want to block and touch “Block contact”.

Now, you can’t receive SMS and calls from this phone number in your Huawei P40 Pro device.

Block Unwanted Calls and Messages in Huawei P40 Pro

Step 1: Open the “Phone app” on your device.  

Step 2: Touch on “Three vertical dots (More)” at the upper right corner.

Step 3: Select “Blocked”.

Step 4: Touch on “Call block rules”.  

Below given three options are available on your device.

Block all incoming calls: It will block all phone calls on your device. Trustlist numbers won’t be blocked.

Block unknown numbers: If you want to block unknown numbers, toggle on this option.

Block private/withheld numbers: Toggle on this to block unwanted spam calls.

Step 5: Toggle on one of the above-given options.

How to Manually Block a Number in Huawei P40 Pro+

Step 1: Open the “Phone app” on your device.  

Step 2: Touch on “Three vertical dots (More)” at the upper right corner.

Step 3: Select “Blocked”.

Step 4: Touch on the “Settings gear (Cog)” icon at the top right corner.

Step 5: Touch on “Blocklist” under the Blocklist/Trustlist section.

Step 6: Click on “+ Add”.

Step 7: Touch on “Add manually”.

Step 8: Enter the number you want to block and click on “OK”.

Check Also: How to Turn On Call Forwarding on Huawei P40 Pro

How to Block Text Messages in Huawei P40 Pro+

Phone app > Three vertical dots > Blocked > Message block rules > Toggle on Block unknown numbers

How to Unblock Number in Huawei P40 Pro

Step 1: Open the “Phone app” on your device.  

Step 2: Touch “Three vertical dots (More)” at the upper right corner.

Step 3: Select the “Blocked”.

Step 4: Touch on the “Settings gear (Cog)” icon at the top right corner.

Step 5: Touch on “Blocklist” under the Blocklist/Trustlist section.

Step 6: Long press on the number and touch on “Remove” at the bottom left.

Step 7: Click on “Remove”.

Now, this number will be removed from the blocklist.

Have you ever need to block a number in Huawei P40 Pro Plus? Tell us in below comment box.