What is Blocking mode, and how Do I use it on my Samsung Galaxy Note?Edge?

Last Update Date : Apr 25. 2018

Blocking Mode


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Blocking mode lets you block incoming calls (except for those on the allowed list) and turn off notifications and alarms.

Turn On Blocking Mode


1. From the Home screen, touch Apps 1 .

2. Touch Settings 1 .

3. Touch Blocking mode 1 .

4. Touch the slider 1 to turn Blocking mode on 1 .

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5. Mark the checkboxes next to the blocking features you want to turn on during the SET TIME specified below.

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Choose from the following options:

    • Block incoming calls: Block all incoming calls received during the specified time frame. You will continue to receive calls from people in your Allowed contact list.

    • Disable/Turn off notifications: Turn off all notifications during the specified time frame.

    • Disable/Turn off alarm and timer: Turn off all alarms and timers scheduled to begin within the specified time frame.

Blocking Mode Options


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Always: Keep Blocking mode on constantly.

From: Set the time you want Blocking mode to be turned on each day.

To: Set the time you want Blocking mode to be turned off each day.

Allowed contacts: Add people from your contacts list whose incoming calls will not be blocked. Choose from the following options:

    • None: Block incoming calls from all contacts.

    • All contacts: Allow incoming calls from all contacts.

    • Favorites: Allow incoming calls from contacts saved as Favorites.

    • Group: Allow incoming calls from a Group in your contacts list.

    • Custom: Allow incoming calls from specific contacts.

Allowed contact list: The list of contacts selected in the Allowed contacts option.

Allowed contact groups: The groups selected in the Allowed contacts option.

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