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Offline glenn.duggan

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Call Blocker not stopping blocked number Android 7.1.1
« on: November 28, 2017, 11:37:29 AM »
I have Avast Mobile Security premium 6.8.2.31. Call Blocker is not stopping specific numbers I have recently blacklisted. This started happening in the last few days before the latest App update, which hasn't stopped this problem.

I use Android 7.1.1 (OxygenOS 4.5.14).

Any ideas?

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Re: Call Blocker not stopping blocked number Android 7.1.1
« Reply #1 on: November 28, 2017, 12:34:56 PM »
I have Avast Mobile Security premium 6.8.2.31.
Where did you get it..!? Are you on beta-channel..?
Afaik, the latest (stable) AMS version is 6.7.1...
Win 8.1 [x64] - Avast Premier 17.9.2320.Beta#2 - CC 5.38 [OD] - MCS [OD] - EEK [OD] - FF ESR 52.5.2 [NS5/uBO] - Thunderbird 52.5 [EM]
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Offline Tereza V.

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Re: Call Blocker not stopping blocked number Android 7.1.1
« Reply #2 on: November 28, 2017, 02:30:47 PM »
Hi, 6.8.2 has been rolled out to 1% of users.
Thanks for reporting the problem, let me check it with the devs, will get back to you as soon as I know any details.

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Re: Call Blocker not stopping blocked number Android 7.1.1
« Reply #3 on: November 28, 2017, 03:23:44 PM »
I am on the Beta channel. I noticed there was a similar issue before version 6.3, which was reportrd in June

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Re: Call Blocker not stopping blocked number Android 7.1.1
« Reply #4 on: November 29, 2017, 09:13:11 PM »
Hi glenn, I have some questions:

- could you please tell us what country you are from?
- could you post a few examples of the numbers that should be blocked and are not? (you can use some Xs instead of numbers, we are interested in the format - are there any special symbols, have you typed it in with the country code?)

You are right that we have dealt with this issue a few versions before, but if the problem occurs again, we need to revise the feature.