Unwanted Text Messages

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  1. American_Choices profile image77
    American_Choicesposted 7 years ago

    As an "old fart", I vowed for 2011 to learn to text.  Now I find that I am receiving spam on my phone via text.  Is there a do not disturb - do not text feature that I should be aware of?

    PS  my children now do believe that I am "cool" now that I can text a reply to them!

    1. Eaglekiwi profile image80
      Eaglekiwiposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Oh pleased to hear someone else is having this problem.

      I dont answer numbers I dont know ,but of course then the spammers ,text and if you try to erase it blip $1 worth of minutes gone!

      Really is annoying and frustrating to boot,obviously its working like a donation. They must be making a tidy profit, and furthermore much more than me on here trying to make an honest buck...


      Grrrrr...

  2. johncimble profile image51
    johncimbleposted 7 years ago

    That's pretty bad do you get spam from recognizable numbers?

    If you have an android phone you can block sms/calls with a special app, research it if you have an android phone. I used it to block an angry ex girlfriend haha!

    1. Eaglekiwi profile image80
      Eaglekiwiposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      No the numbers are not recognizable ,thats the annoying part.

      Yep one day I will surprise myself and get a good one.

 
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