The service is available for both prepaid and postpaid subscribers.
Does this service block SMS as well?
How do I subscribe to this service?
You can dial IVR 9211 and follow the instructions to subscribe the service
Type “ Sub ” in the SMS option and send it to 9211
What is a Block list?
A block list is a basic access control method that allows everyone to call you, except for those numbers added to the list whose calls you don’t wish to take.
How do I add a number in the block list?
In order to add a number in you block list type “block”<0321xxxxxxx> in the SMS option and send it to short code 420.
How do I remove a number from the block list?
In order to remove a number in you block list type “unblock”<0321xxxxxxx> in your SMS options and send it to short code 420.
How do I add the latest caller’s number to the block list?
In order to add the latest caller’s number to the block list type “Last” in the SMS option and send it to short code 420.
How do I retrieve the list of numbers added in the block list?
To retrieve the numbers added in your block list type “List” in the SMS option and send it to short code 420. The character limit for an SMS is 160 characters, reply with “M” to view more numbers.
How do I delete all numbers added in the block list?
In order to delete all the numbers added from the block list type “Delete All” in the SMS option and send it to short code 420.
How many numbers can I add to the block list?
You can block unlimited amount of on-net, off-net and international number(s).
What announcement shall be heard by the caller added in the block list?
Once you have subscribed to the service a default announcement against the obnoxious caller(s) in the block list shall be assigned.
Can I change the default announcement assigned to a caller?
Yes you can also choose from a wide range of pre-recorded announcements available at the IVR 9211 (2+tax/min).
You may also choose an announcement via SMS type “ann”<space><announcement code>space<0321xxxxxxx> in your SMS and send it to 421. (10+tax/announcement)
Can I record and assign an announcement in my own voice?
Yes you can also record announcements (15 seconds long) in your own voice by dialing 9211 from your Warid number and following the instructions. The announcement(s) shall be subject to approval. (2+tax/min).
What is the subscription period of this service?
The subscription for both Prepaid and Postpaid users will be valid for 30 days from the day of registration.
Do I need to renew my subscription every month?
Postpaid subscribers shall be charged against their monthly billing cycle and will automatically get re-subscribed.
Prepaid subscribers, in case of sufficient balance shall be automatically charged for the service against the respective month.
What if I don’t have sufficient balance at the time of subscription renewal?
In case of insufficient balance a grace period of 30 days shall be provided to the prepaid subscriber after which the service will be deactivated.
How do I unsubscribe from the service?
Type “ STOP ” in your SMS option and send it to 420