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    Default How to Block Spam Texts on Sprint

    It is easy to block a number such as (XXX)XXX-XXXX from texting your Sprint cellphone (where x is the number to block).

    To block texts from your phone:
    1. Do not respond to the text.
    2. To report spam and block texts: Text "spam XXXXXXXXXX" to 9999
    3. To only block future text: Text "block XXXXXXXXXX" to 9999

    • To allow texts from (XXX)XXX-XXXX again, Text "allow XXXXXXXXXX" to 9999
    • To see the blocked number list: Text "list" to 9999
    • Full list of commands are here.

    To block texts from your PC:
    1. Go to sprint.com and click Sign in near the top.
    2. Click My Sprint > My devices & media > Preferences > Block texts
    3. Click the phone to block then click Block only these numbers for inbound and outbound text messages.
    4. Enter the number and click Add number.

    To report spam from a PC, fill out the form here.

    Put your Phone on the Do Not Call List
    • From a PC, go to www.donotcall.gov, click Register a Phone Number then enter info. Reply to the emails it sends.
    • From your phone, call 888-382-1222 from the phone you wish to register.

    Block Your Caller ID When Dialing
    To block your Caller ID information (name and phone number) from being sent when you make a call, dial *67 before dialing the number. Your information will not show up on their Caller ID display. Link.
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    Default Re: How to Block Spam Texts on Sprint

    MOST EXCELLENT. Thank you!!!! How easy was that?..........one text, issue solved.
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    Default Re: How to Block Spam Texts on Sprint

    Just because the thread is old and still solved my problem I wanted to thank the OP again and say that this still worked for my wife's Sprint LG G3 today.

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