How do I enable Call Barring on my Samsung Phone?

Last Update date : Feb 25. 2021

Call Barring allows you to stop incoming and outgoing calls on your Galaxy phone. It’s perfect for when you're abroad or if you have a work and personal SIM connected and don't want to be contacted via your work number on your day off. Within Call Barring, you are able to enable or disable certain settings to suit your needs so you do not receive so you do not receive or send out calls. Follow the below guide for more information.

Please Note: This guide is designed for Australian variant Galaxy devices, if you have an international device and require further support click here to get in touch with your Samsung subsidiary.

Android OS 9.0 (Pie)

Screenshots were captured from a Hybrid variant Galaxy Note9, settings and troubleshooting steps may vary depending on the Galaxy device.

1 Head into the Phone app icon Phone app
Head into the phone app
2 Tap on three dots icon > Settings
Tap on the three dots > Settings
3 Select Supplementary services
Select Supplementary services
4 Select Call Barring
Select Call Barring

If you have a hybrid variant device, you will be able to select between SIM1 or SIM2 to customise the Call Barring Settings.

5 Tap OK
Tap OK
6 Select Voice call > toggle on/off your preferred outgoing and incoming calls.
Select Voice call > toggle on/off your preferred incoming or outgoing calls

If you are prompted to enter in a password try using 0000, once this has been entered in you will be able to enable or disable your Call Barring settings. If you have tried using 0000 as the passcode but it is unsuccessful, you will need to reach out to your service provider for further support.

Android OS 10.0 (Q)
1 Head into the Phone app icon Phone app
Head into the phone app
2 Tap on three dots icon
Tap on the three dots
3 Select Settings
Select Settings
4 Tap on Supplementary services
Select Supplementary services
5 Select Call Barring
Select Call Barring

If you have a hybrid variant device, you will be able to select between SIM1 or SIM2 to customise the Call Barring Settings.

6 Tap on Voice call
Tap on Voice Call
7 Toggle on/off your preferred outgoing and incoming calls.
Toggle on/off your preferred incoming or outgoing calls

If you are prompted to enter in a password try using 0000, once this has been entered in you will be able to enable or disable your Call Barring settings. If you have tried using 0000 as the passcode but it is unsuccessful, you will need to reach out to your service provider for further support.

Android OS 11.0 (R)
1 Head into the Phone app icon Phone app
Head into the phone app
2 Tap on three dots icon
Tap on the three dots
3 Select Settings
Select Settings
4 Tap on Supplementary services
Select Supplementary services
5 Select Call Barring
Select Call Barring

If you have a hybrid variant device, you will be able to select between SIM1 or SIM2 to customise the Call Barring Settings.

6 Tap on Voice call
Tap on Voice Call
7 Toggle on/off your preferred outgoing and incoming calls.
Toggle on/off your preferred incoming or outgoing calls

If you are prompted to enter in a password try using 0000, once this has been entered in you will be able to enable or disable your Call Barring settings. If you have tried using 0000 as the passcode but it is unsuccessful, you will need to reach out to your service provider for further support.

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