Questions about methods to block or otherwise handle calls from specific phone numbers.

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Reject calls with WhatsApp message

Is there any app or any way to reject a call with a message sent via WhatsApp? Normally when we get a call there is an option to reject it with a pre-written SMS, but I was wondering if you can use ...
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Is there an app like Touchwiz Blocking Mode?

I have a Galaxy Nexus and I want the features of Touchwiz Blocking Mode. I have done lots of googling but can find only spam call and text blockers. I want this functionality to block all ...
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How can I delete Internet Browser form built-in apps?

I want to turn off completely access to www for my kid (quite smart kid :) ) and this is what I have: Sony Xperia Tipo, rooted Android 4.1.2. Cyanogenmod 10 What I need: 1. Ability to remove ...
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Block A Number From Leaving Voicemail?

I keep getting spam calls from a number every night at midnight. I've blocked it, but now it just goes to voicemail and I have to delete the voice messages every morning. It's annoying. Is there an ...
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Block calls without ringing

I've a rooted phone (Samsung Grand Prime, without CM, just the STOCK Rom), and what I want to know if it's possible with Android 5.0 phone or newer to block calls without ringing. By default, the Call ...
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How to block a range of numbers without any third-party apps

is it possible to block a range of numbers e.g. 02079460*** as I keep getting accident companies and personal injury calls. I have read that these are fake numbers for use in TV and radio dramas
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Reject carrier calls, accept SIP calls

I've gone the route of a data only plan (tablet plan) on my smart phone and am using the services of a VOIP provider. Things are going nicely, just trying to iron out a few details. When you order a ...
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Blocking all external traffic and allowing only internal traffic through

we are trying to use Android tablets in a production environment however we only want the users to be able to connect to internal ip addresses and block all external to lock them out of doing things ...
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Managing calls between carrier number and Google Voice, using GV as primary

I'm looking for the best way to set-up/manage my calls between the carrier # and Google Voice as I use both. I'm using a Samsung S4 on VZW (however I would prefer to use phone/Google Voice/app to ...
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Incoming call notifications not working - Phone state

In my Android phone, Incoming calls notification is not working.Out going is working fine. Actually Whenever I am calling my mobile from my friend's mobile, Its saying "line is busy". If I visit call ...
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blocking callers from leaving voicemail

how do I block a caller from leaving a voice mail on a prepaid plan.I have a lg g2? I don't want a certin person to leave a volcemail
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Disable android Sensor only for Call

I'm using device GT i 9082, Android 6 AOSP ROM. My phone has a problem. While answering/dialing call, putting phone near to ear the screen goes off - this works fine but when taking phone off the ear ...
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Call reject that does not roll to voice mail

I have been getting lots of calls (one per day) from the same number. There is never anyone on the other end. I placed the number in my 'call reject' list. Now my phone never rings when that number ...
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Only allow forwarded calls

My job requires that I am on call from time to time, and contactable 24/7. There is an on-call phone that I typically forward all calls through to my own personal device. Is there a way in which I ...
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Galaxy S3 (Jellybean 4.1.2) is blocking callers on Allowed list while in Blocking Mode

I discovered last night that my phone is blocking callers who are on my approved list. I couldn't find my phone and asked my husband to call it... but it went straight to voicemail. When I finally ...
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call reject with message on GT-S5300

my GT-S5300 has Gingerbread 2.3.6. Is there any way to upgrade or change this so that I can reject calls with a message / block calls in the same way that the bigger Galaxy (like the S III) can? Apps ...
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Conditional Call actions

I am looking for a more intelligent call blocker. I want to set rules against specific contacts, namely annoying managers with no social life, to automatically divert to voice mail, or my office phone,...
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Lock a Sim card slot in your Android device?

Is there any way to lock the Sim card slot of your phone using a password so that nobody else can use their Sim card on my device without the pin.... I am using HTC one e8. I don't want an app to do ...