Wanna block Spam Messages on iOS 11? Let’s find out together in this post.
A smartphone with a SIM card is prone to spam attacks. No matter how safe you are and even if you would not disclose your number to the people around you, your number will be receiving Spam messages very soon. It’s just a matter of time before the spammers get your number. Examples of Spam messages are promotional messages, increase in wealth messages, lucky draw winner messages, and much more.
You should be bothered about these Spam Messages on iOS devices because they will start to appear on your iMessage app as well. If you are already a victim of this act, then it’s high time that you should stop these messages.
It was very easy during the iOS 9 days to block Spam messages and it was later stopped in iOS 10. With the help of third-party applications, you can achieve it in iOS 11. Here in this post, we will guide you on how to block Spam messages on iOS 11 with the help of third-party apps.
Before going through the steps on how to block the messages, let us first have a look at the list of our favorite apps that can be used to achieve this task.
- SMS Shield
- SMS Checker
- Vero SMS
You must note that using these apps means they will have access to read your messages. If you still want to go ahead and block the Spam messages, follow the steps mentioned below.
How to Block Spam Messages on iOS 11?
- First, download any of the apps listed above in this post.
- Go to Settings > Messages.
- Now under the Message Filtering option, choose Unknown Sender.
- Under SMS Filtering, now choose the app you have installed.
You will have to set the additional settings in the app. It’s not rocket science and you will be able to do it easily. Let us know if you are stuck anywhere by commenting in the comments section below.
That’s it. We hope this way will help you block the Spam messages on iOS 11 forever. Share your views in the comments section below.
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