BlackBerry Q5

BlackBerry Q5

Turn call barring on or off - BlackBerry Q5

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You can block certain types of calls such as incoming calls when you're abroad.

Step 1 of 11

Find "Call Blocking"

Press the phone icon.
Slide your finger downwards starting from the top edge of the display.

Step 2 of 11

Find "Call Blocking"

Press Settings.

Step 3 of 11

Find "Call Blocking"

Press Call Blocking.

Step 4 of 11

Select barring type

The current settings will be displayed.
Press the indicator next to the following barring types:

If you select Block All Outgoing International Calls While Roaming, no international calls can be made, but you can still call home when you're abroad.
If you select Block All Incoming Calls While Roaming, you can't receive incoming calls when you take your phone abroad. Incoming calls will be rejected by the network and the call won't go through.
Step 5 of 11

Select barring type

Block All Incoming Calls

If you select Block All Outgoing International Calls While Roaming, no international calls can be made, but you can still call home when you're abroad.
If you select Block All Incoming Calls While Roaming, you can't receive incoming calls when you take your phone abroad. Incoming calls will be rejected by the network and the call won't go through.
Step 6 of 11

Select barring type

Block All Incoming Calls While Roaming

If you select Block All Outgoing International Calls While Roaming, no international calls can be made, but you can still call home when you're abroad.
If you select Block All Incoming Calls While Roaming, you can't receive incoming calls when you take your phone abroad. Incoming calls will be rejected by the network and the call won't go through.
Step 7 of 11

Select barring type

Block All Outgoing Calls

If you select Block All Outgoing International Calls While Roaming, no international calls can be made, but you can still call home when you're abroad.
If you select Block All Incoming Calls While Roaming, you can't receive incoming calls when you take your phone abroad. Incoming calls will be rejected by the network and the call won't go through.
Step 8 of 11

Select barring type

Block All Outgoing International Calls

If you select Block All Outgoing International Calls While Roaming, no international calls can be made, but you can still call home when you're abroad.
If you select Block All Incoming Calls While Roaming, you can't receive incoming calls when you take your phone abroad. Incoming calls will be rejected by the network and the call won't go through.
Step 9 of 11

Select barring type

Block All Outgoing International Calls While Roaming

If you select Block All Outgoing International Calls While Roaming, no international calls can be made, but you can still call home when you're abroad.
If you select Block All Incoming Calls While Roaming, you can't receive incoming calls when you take your phone abroad. Incoming calls will be rejected by the network and the call won't go through.
Step 10 of 11

Select setting

Key in the barring password (default is 1919) and press OK.
Depending on the current setting, call barring is turned on or off.

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Step 11 of 11

Return to the home screen

Slide your finger upwards starting from the bottom edge of the display to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Call Blocking"

Press the phone icon.
Slide your finger downwards starting from the top edge of the display.
Press Settings.
Press Call Blocking.

2. Select barring type

The current settings will be displayed.
Press the indicator next to the following barring types:
If you select Block All Outgoing International Calls While Roaming, no international calls can be made, but you can still call home when you're abroad.
If you select Block All Incoming Calls While Roaming, you can't receive incoming calls when you take your phone abroad. Incoming calls will be rejected by the network and the call won't go through.
Block All Incoming Calls
If you select Block All Outgoing International Calls While Roaming, no international calls can be made, but you can still call home when you're abroad.
If you select Block All Incoming Calls While Roaming, you can't receive incoming calls when you take your phone abroad. Incoming calls will be rejected by the network and the call won't go through.
Block All Incoming Calls While Roaming
If you select Block All Outgoing International Calls While Roaming, no international calls can be made, but you can still call home when you're abroad.
If you select Block All Incoming Calls While Roaming, you can't receive incoming calls when you take your phone abroad. Incoming calls will be rejected by the network and the call won't go through.
Block All Outgoing Calls
If you select Block All Outgoing International Calls While Roaming, no international calls can be made, but you can still call home when you're abroad.
If you select Block All Incoming Calls While Roaming, you can't receive incoming calls when you take your phone abroad. Incoming calls will be rejected by the network and the call won't go through.
Block All Outgoing International Calls
If you select Block All Outgoing International Calls While Roaming, no international calls can be made, but you can still call home when you're abroad.
If you select Block All Incoming Calls While Roaming, you can't receive incoming calls when you take your phone abroad. Incoming calls will be rejected by the network and the call won't go through.
Block All Outgoing International Calls While Roaming
If you select Block All Outgoing International Calls While Roaming, no international calls can be made, but you can still call home when you're abroad.
If you select Block All Incoming Calls While Roaming, you can't receive incoming calls when you take your phone abroad. Incoming calls will be rejected by the network and the call won't go through.

3. Select setting

Key in the barring password (default is 1919) and press OK.
Depending on the current setting, call barring is turned on or off.

4. Return to the home screen

Slide your finger upwards starting from the bottom edge of the display to return to the home screen.
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