Has someone started calling you at odd hours? It is okay if that’s your mom, just too worried about your whereabouts all the time. You can always unblock her after the meeting.

But, first, let’s talk about blocking people on the iPhone.

It is a super short process. Just follow the guide and you’ll gain the superpower to block people from ever calling you until you decide to unblock them.

How to Block a Number that Recently Called You?

Step 1: Unlock your phone, and open up the phone app.

Step 2: Access the list of people who have recently called you.

Step 3: Next select, “Recents” < “All”, to bring up the most recent on the top.

Step 4: Click on the “i” icon to the right of the phone number you want to block.

Step 5: Click, “Block this Caller”.

Step 6: Lastly, you will receive an informing message that you will not receive any phone calls, messages, or FaceTime if you go further.

Step 7: Tao, “Block Contact”.

Bonus Video: What Happens When You Block Someone On iPhone

How to Block a Number in Your Contacts List?

Step 1: Open up the Contacts app on your phone.

Step 2: Search through the contact number that you would like to block.

Step 3: Tap the number that you want to block.

Step 4: Tap, “ Block this Caller”.

Step 5: Now, a pop-up message will appear on your screen informing you that you won’t be able to receive any phone calls, messages, and Facetime, after blocking this contact.

Step 6: Select, “Block Contact”.

Note: The number won’t be deleted from your phone, but will be visible in the list of the blocked contact.

How to Block a Contact Via FaceTime?

Step 1: Open up the Settings app on your phone.

Step 2: Scroll through the screen, and select, “Facetime”.

Step 3: Wait for a few seconds for the Facetime to activate and the menu to appear on your screen.

Step 4: Open up the menu, and select, “Blocked”.

Step 5: A list of all the blocked numbers will appear on your screen, here click, “Add New”.

Step 6: Now, you will be redirected to your contact list. Here, select the contact that you don’t want to contact through Facetime.