Everyday network operator sends promotional calls and SMS daily on your number on multiple topics, it can be related to Real estate, education, health, and more. These promotional SMS alerts are very annoying because the network company sends these promotional calls and messages multiple times in a day. If you don’t want to receive these calls and SMS on your number, you can activate the Vi DND service that allows users to block all unwanted promotional calls and SMS on your Vi mobile number.
Under this service, you can block all promotional messages, or either you can set a preference.
- (1) Banking/Insurance/Financial products/credit cards.
- (2) Real Estate.
- (3) Education.
- (4) Health.
- (5) Consumer goods and automobiles.
- (6) Vi Products & Services/Communication/Broadcasting/ Entertainment/IT.
- (7) Tourism and Leisure.
- (0) Fully Blocked.
How to Activate-Deactivate Vodafone Idea (Vi) DND Service
If you are a new user and don’t know how to activate the DND service on your Vi number. Just send the below given message to block all spam calls and SMS on your number.
|Category & Description|
|0 – Fully blocked||Registration|
|0 – Fully blocked||START 0 to 1909|
|1 – For Receiving SMS relating to Banking / Insurance / Financial Products / Credit Cards||START 1 to 1909|
|2 – For Receiving SMS relating to Real Estate||START 2 to 1909|
|3 – For Receiving SMS relating to Education||START 3 to 1909|
|4 – For Receiving SMS relating to Health||START 4 to 1909|
|5 – For Receiving SMS relating to Consumer goods and automobiles||START 5 to 1909|
|6 – For Receiving SMS relating to Communication / Broadcasting / Entertainment / IT||START 6 to 1909|
|7 – For Receiving SMS relating to Tourism and Leisure||START 7 to 1909|
|You may choose multiple categories. Ex. SMS <START 1,2,3> to 1909|
In order to block SMS for a specific category, send SMS to 1909 in the given format (“START <Option>” or “START <Option>, <Option>”) to register your preference for selective categories of promotional SMS. To stop all promotions, SMS type “START 0” and send it to 1909.
How to Activate-Deactivate Vodafone Idea (Vi) DND Service Online
Vi offers an online service to register DND complaints. Promotional calls and messages will stop on your Vi mobile number within 7 days from registration. You will receive a Unique reference number, through SMS, for your records.
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