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By Anderson2, Senior Member on 16th April 2014, 05:01 PM
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In earlier versions of android there was a way to maintain a blacklist of phone numbers to reject. But I can't find this in android 4.4.2. Did they remove it?
 
 
16th April 2014, 05:14 PM |#2  
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No, there's no native feature like that..

However, you can try this out : https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...number.blocker
Not sure whether it works or not..
16th April 2014, 05:34 PM |#3  
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In earlier versions of android there was a way to maintain a blacklist of phone numbers to reject. But I can't find this in android 4.4.2. Did they remove it?

Are you on stock or custom rom?

If your on a custom rom then there is a blacklist setting under the phone dialer and under security. You can block calls/texts and unknown numbers. It's a very nice feature

Super powered Nexus 5 running AICP/ElementalX/Greenify
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16th April 2014, 05:51 PM |#4  
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In earlier versions of android there was a way to maintain a blacklist of phone numbers to reject. But I can't find this in android 4.4.2. Did they remove it?

I remember that, it must have been the ASOP dialer because it is not in the new Google Dialer. I ran Carbon on my Nexus 4 and remember that feature so I would say it is a feature of ASOP dialer.
16th April 2014, 07:29 PM |#5  
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Yes it used to be there and I recall a YouTube that showed how to use it. I'm on stock 4.4.2 and it's no longer there.

I'm afraid all the phone blocking apps probably just steal your contacts......

Too bad.
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In earlier versions of android there was a way to maintain a blacklist of phone numbers to reject. But I can't find this in android 4.4.2. Did they remove it?

It's in settings-security

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16th April 2014, 11:29 PM |#7  
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It's in settings-security

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Not on my Nexus 5, stock rom. Maybe you have a custom rom.
16th April 2014, 11:42 PM |#8  
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I've used root call blocker from play store. Works great. Free version is a bit limiting tho. But still good. And stable. For me anyway.

Sent from my N5, N7, Moto X, G Tab 3 or S2.....
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Not on my Nexus 5, stock rom. Maybe you have a custom rom.

OK, then if you're rooted you can use xposed with call blocker, you can find it on xda portal or in xposed download section

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OK, then if you're rooted you can use xposed with call blocker, you can find it on xda portal or in xposed download section

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Good idea. I didn't know xposed had a module to block calls.
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