How To Unlock A Caller ID On iPhone/iPad

For some reasons, you have already blocked a contact number or you simply accidentally blocked it without knowing that. So, you now want to take the contact back. While it happens occasionally, rest assured, you can bring them back in order to call you again in no time. Here’s how you can unblock a caller on iPhone and iPad.

Steps to unblock a caller in Settings app

The first way you should do to unblock a caller on your iPhone/iPad is by using your phone Settings app. You can do this in two different spots, open the app and follow these steps below:

In settings app

1) Open the Settings app and tap on Phone.

2) Tap on Call Blocking & Identification.

3) Choose Edit at the top right corner.

4)  Tap on the minus sign under Blocked Contacts section for the number you want to unblock.

5) When you see Unblock appearing next to the number, simply tap on it. The number will then be deleted from the Blocked Contacts list.

6) Tap Done on the top right when you are done.

In FaceTime settings

1) From the main Settings screen, tap on FaceTime.

2) Select Blocked under Calls

3) Tap Edit at the top right corner.

4) Tap on the minus sign for the number you wish to unblock.

5) When you see Unblock appearing next to the number, tap on it. The number will be deleted from the Blocked Contacts list.

6) Tap Done at the top right when it finishes.

Unblock a caller in the Phone app

The next method you can unblock a caller is doing it directly in the Phone app. All you need is to open it and then do the following steps:

1) In the Recents section, scroll through and find the number you want to unblock or locate the contact you want to unblock in the Contacts or Favorites sections.

2) Still, in the Recents section, tap on information (small “i” letter) icon next to the number, choose your contact’s name. You can also do it in the Contacts or Favorites area

3) Tap on Unblock this Caller at the bottom of the screen.

Also see: Top 10 iPhone texting tips you should know about

Unblock a caller in FaceTime app

If you usually use FaceTime on your iPhone/iPad and you already received a recent call from your contact, you can also unblock them from there. Here is how to do it:

1) Open FaceTime app

2) Find out the number or contact you wish to unblock. Tap on the information (small “i”) icon next to the number.

3) Tap on Unblock this Caller at the bottom of the screen.

That’s is how to unblock a caller ID on iPhone/iPad. If you have any question, let’s know in the comment section.

 

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