When I first tried to use a spam filter, I was a little frustrated by the lack of options and the way that it would sometimes show messages that were spammy, even though I knew that the app would be able to find them.
That frustration was only partially alleviated when I read the guide and saw how you can manually block spam messages.
Here are the best apps to block spam in iOS.
The iPhone is a great choice for blocking spam, because it’s pretty easy to set up.
There’s no need to install an app or create a new account.
Just open your phone’s Settings app, tap on Mail and Calendar, then tap on the “Send Notifications” tab.
Tap the “Advanced” button, and click the “Block” link at the top.
There are plenty of options to choose from, but the main ones are the following:• Block SMS, emails, or any other type of messages you receive.• Block outgoing and incoming calls, and the entire phone’s contacts.• Limit incoming calls to the first 20 minutes, and block outgoing calls to specific times.• Remove text messages and calls from incoming contacts.
When you’re finished, you can tap the “Done” button to close out of the app.
I’m not going to list the apps here, but it’s worth noting that you can also set up a “block app” feature.
This is an app that will block incoming calls for you.
This will prevent spam from being sent to your contacts, but won’t block messages that are already in your inbox.
You can set it up for your phone, or just for your calendar and email.
This feature works with most Android apps, and you can find a list of all of the Android apps here.
Here are the apps that I use to block all types of spam:• Mailman• Mailbox• Mailbinder• Mail.ru• Evernote• iMessages• Google Calendar• iCal• Google Talk• iTunes• WhatsApp• Yahoo Messenger• Skype• Snapchat• Instagram• WhatsApp, WhatsApp, and Evernotes• Skype and Google Talk will work as well.• OneDrive• OneNote• OneTouch• OneShare• OneSide• OneSky• OneLink• OneSwipe• OneSpot• OneWeb• iMail• OneApp• Google Drive• Google Docs• GoogleDrive for Business• Google Photos• Dropbox• OneLogin• Google Apps• iMovie• iBooks• iDVD• iWork• iEdition• iLife• iPhoto• iGallery• iChat• iMessage• iPanda• iMusic• iRSS• iShare• iVault• iX Reader• iZen• iYouTube• iUWP• iWeather• iWord• iSpot• iWeb• SkypeForum is another popular app that can be used to block incoming spam.
There is a free trial of Skype for iPhone, and it has a paid version.
The paid version will cost you a couple bucks per month, but you can get unlimited calls, texts, and messages, and your account will automatically get upgraded to Pro if you choose to upgrade.
You’ll also get access to the “Free” and “Professional” versions of Skype.• All of these apps can also block incoming emails.
You will need to use the free version, which can be found at the bottom of this article.• The following apps will work on any iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch:• Apple Mail• iNewsletter• iAds• iBlocked• iBlocker• iBookmark• iContacts• iEmail• iEmails• iGmail• Instagram• MyMail• Twitter• WordPress• Wunderlist• XMPP• Yahoo Messenger• YouTube• SkypeForum and all of these other apps will block outgoing emails.