With the Callfilter you avoid annoying and unsolicited advertising calls. The Callfilter automatically blocks incoming calls from numbers that have been put on a list according to specific criteria. This service is for free.
In the Customer Center you can activate the Callfilter in 3 clicks.
Next to the Callfilter, in the Customer Center you can also create an individual list with blocked numbers.
With the Callfilter for mobiles you avoid annoying and unsolicited advertising calls. The Callfilter automatically blocks incoming calls based on a global, constantly updated list. The numbers are added to this list according to specific criteria. This service is for free.
In the Swisscom Cockpit you can activate the Callfilter and view the list of blocked calls.
With most devices, you can block individual phone numbers. You can read the device instructions to see how it works. If you do not find your device listed, try the instructions of the previous or successor model.
Next to the Callfilter, there are other ways to protect yourself from unsolicited advertisement calls:
Next to annoying calls with Mobile you can also block unsolicited SMS. Extra care should be exercised when you are requested to send back a SMS or call a number. In particular, this is true if you do not know the company behind the advertising SMS.
If you do not want to receive further advertising SMS from a company, you can cancel them thusly:
You can select one of the following blocking sets:
Regardless of call blocking, the emergency number 144 is always available. General services and emergency numbers can be called even when blocking is activated.
For persons under the age of 16, Swisscom by default blocks access to adult entertainment such as the use of erotic services via SMS / Easypay and the use of 0906 numbers. From the age of 16, the blocking sets are automatically deactivated.
Please note that Swisscom also offers various value added services. If you block all value added services, you will not be able to use any of the following Swisscom services:
How can you prevent unwanted cold calls? Swisscom’s call filter provides a smart and effective solution. Callfilter blocks 120,000 calls daily and continuously blacklists new phone numbers.