Text bullying has been an issue that New Zealand telecoms providers have been keen to respond to in an effective way.
Vodafone New Zealand now offer a free service for blocking unwanted txt and pxt messages. 2 degrees mobile have made comments in the media indicating they are planning to roll out a similar service.
We have listed the text based commands below – for more information see the text blocking page on the Vodafone website.
Vodafone Blacklist Commands free TXT to 713
* Add a number to Blacklist – BLACKLIST ADD (mobile number)
* View your Blacklist – ‘BLACKLIST SHOW’
* Remove a number – BLACKLIST REMOVE (mobile number)
* Remove all numbers – BLACKLIST REMOVE ALL
* Turn Blacklist off – BLACKLIST OFF
* Blacklist Help – BLACKLIST HELP