How to Get Rid of Unwanted SMS’s

Telecom department if India has taken care of us for avoiding such unwanted promotional and marketing SMS’s.

Do Not Disturb (DND) : This is the feature or terminology which help us to stop such unwanted SMS.

How to stop unwanted SMS in India : This unified numbers and process to stop such marketing related messages is same for all service providers (Airtel,Idea,Vodafone,Aircel etc.)

How to block specific Category or full Unwanted SMS.

Send SMS at START 0 to 1909

Category wise list of blocks which can be stopped (I.e if you want to stop banking or insurance related SMS just type START 1 and send to 1909)

1. 1 for Banking, Insurance and all Financial Products, Credit Cards Insurance.
2.  2 for Real Estate
3.  3 for Education related SMS.
4.  4 for Health
5.  5 for Consumer Goods & Automobiles
6. 6 for Communication, Broadcasting and Entertainment
7. 7 for Tourism

If you want to allow again SMS which has been blocked after above process

Just type STOP 1 and send to 1909. You will get blocked categories SMS’s again.

Start and Stop such services can be just making a call to 1909 using any SIM.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s