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Wednesday, January 25th, 2023 4:32 AM

Unblock someone accidentally blocked

Apparently I accidentally blocked someone I definitely need to be able to contact me.  How do I unblock a specific number?

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We'll be more than happy to help you unblock a number that you don't want blocked a_dalley.


There are a variety of ways a call may have been blocked. Via the phones app or AT&T’s Call Protect App. Below you will find information on how to unblock calls on the apps you may have. 

Unblock Numbers


The AT&T Call Protect App

  1. Open the call protect app
  2. Select the number you wish to unblock
  3. Select Unblock


  1. Go to settings and scroll to the phone icon
  2. Go to Blocked Contacts
  3. Select the number you wish to unblock


  1. Go to the Phone icon
  2. Select the menu (3 vertical dots)
  3. Settings then Blocked Numbers
  4. Select the number you want to remove

3rd Party Apps

If you are using a 3rd party app, you’ll need to reach out to the app developer or find online instructions. 


Detailed Steps

If you need detailed steps for your specific device, check out our AT&T Device Tutorial

    Scroll down to Calling & Contacts
    Select Block or Unblock Call
    Follow the steps listed

Need to Block Calls?

Check out our Block Calls Solution page


We hope this helps! If you have any other questions or concerns please feel free to reach back out to us. Thank you for contacting AT&T Community Forums.


Whitley, AT&T Community Specialist 


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