Blocking someone in your calling list is as easy as getting a spoon to eat ice cream but to know if somebody has blocked you on their iPhone is as hard as climbing a mountain in a day.
Why people block others on their phone list?
In many people’s calling list, you can see they have blocked few landline numbers. These numbers are basically the phone numbers of loan offering agencies, call centers who sell their products to the customers via phone-calling and few numbers look like a calling number from hackers. To avoid the disturbance during working hours many of us block them on the permanent basis.
Few numbers which you will find as normal phone numbers. These phone numbers most of the time belongs to their relatives, friends, lovers etc. They block them because they don’t want to talk to them or simply want to get rid of irritation which they get while talking to this kind of people.
How To Know If Someone Blocked You On iPhone?
As said earlier blocking someone is easy but to understand if someone has blocked you is a bit difficult. If you want to know that someone has blocked you on their iPhone, you can go through the below procedure.
When someone blocks your number on their iPhone, Apple doesn’t inform that your number is blocked in another person calling list be it an iPhone or an Android or any other device. You have to show your smartness to identify that your number is blocked.
Try the below easy steps first to find out whether your number is blocked or not.
1. Call The Number And Observe –
Try to call the number two to three times and observe carefully what response you are getting. If you’re no. is blocked, you will hear a busy tone many times. If you are not getting a busy tone and hearing a normal ringtone that means your number is not blocked and the person is busy or away from his phone.
If you hear one or two rings and your call is getting diverted to the voice mail phone that means your number may be blocked. If your number is blocked and all your calls are going to the voice mailbox then also the person whom you are calling will not get those messages as your no. Is blocked.
2. Try To Contact The Person Via iMessenger –
If you are getting a busy tone continuously or all your calls are going to voice mailbox, you can simply check via iMessenger. Just send a text message to the person whom you are thing has blocked you on his iPhone via iMessanger.
If your message gets delivered on messenger, you will see delivered in red below your text message. And if your number is not blocked and the person is reading the message, you will see Read in green below the text. This green Read is a signal that your number is not blocked in that person’s iPhone. But if the message only has delivered in Red that means your number is may be blocked.
3. Try To Contact Him From Another Number –
Remove your sim card and add your friend’s card or any other sim card to call the person you think has blocked you on his iPhone. This is one of the easiest ways to track whether your number is blocked or not. If the person picks up the call from another number and not picking call from your number that means your number is blocked or he/she doesn’t want to talk to you, so decided to avoid your calls.
4. Switch off Caller Id And Call –
If you don’t want to call from any other number and want to use only your no so you can go ahead with this option.When you switch off caller id and call to another person so your number does not come on his screen. He or she only sees a call from unknown number, if the person at receiver’s end picks up your call that means your number is blocked and if he doesn’t pick a call from unknown numbers too then this indicates he is busy and not answering to any call.
The second possibility is he doesn’t want to pick any call from unknown numbers. Using this option you can find whether somebody has blocked your no. on iPhone or not but again the results will be 50-50 only.
Follow the below procedure to switch off your caller id in iPhone.
- Click on setting option
- Click on phone option in setting
- Click on switch off my caller id
From the above four options, you can try whichever you find easy and track whether your number has blocked on someone’s iPhone or not.