IDEA DND (Do-Not-Disturb) Activation Code for IDEA Cellular

Activate DND(Do not Disturb) on Idea Cellular DND.
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TRAI(Telecom Regulatory Authority of India) give us an option to block unwanted SMS advertisements, Stop push messages, stop other advertisements like: (Eg:AD-iPaytm, AD-AIRMTS,AD-ICICIB,AD-INDUSB) etc., by activating free DND(Do not Disturb) feature in your mobile phone. This will be applicable to all the mobile services currently running in India. They will block only the advertisement related SMS and Calls. So dont worry about this. You can block it any time.

Here the step-by-step details for Activate DND(Do not Disturb) on Idea Cellular

  1. How to Activate DND (Do Not Disturb) on Idea Mobile?

    DND activate is completely free of charge. Idea customer have the right to choose any option from below to activate DND on your Idea mobile:

    • SMS: START 0 to 1909   (Free service)
    • Or Call: 1909 and follow the IVR guidance hearing through mobile.  (Free Service)
  2. Following DND Options are available in Idea Cellular

    Fully Blocked
    All commercial communications will be blocked.

    Partially Blocked
    Partial blocked option will block all commercial voice calls. However, you can choose to receive messages from your interested categories (called Preferences).
    Below are the seven preferences you can choose to receive commercial SMS:

    1. Banking/Insurance/Financial products/credit cards,
    2. Real Estate,
    3. Education,
    4. Health,
    5. Consumer goods and automobiles,
    6. Communication/Broadcasting/Entertainment/IT,
    7. Tourism and Leisure.

    To subscribe for partial block, you should follow the below details correctly:

    Single category blocking details:

    • SMS: START X to 1909. Replace X with preference number.
    • Call: 1909 and follow the IVR guidance

    Multiple category blocking details:

    • SMS: START X, X to 1909. Replace X with preference number.
    • Call: 1909 and follow the IVR guidance
  3. How to Deactivate DND from Idea Mobile

    Deactivation of DND / unsubscribing to NCPR will allow Telemarketers / Organizations sending commercial calls again to your mobile. Here the steps to do deactivate DND.

    • SMS: STOP to 1909.
    • Call: 1909 and follow the IVR guidance
  4. Time for activating this DND Service on mobile

    • It will take atleast 7 days to activate this dnd service to your mobile.
  5. Check DND Status

20 thoughts on “IDEA DND (Do-Not-Disturb) Activation Code for IDEA Cellular

  1. Naran Raj
    February 25, 2015 at 12:49 pm

    i am using idea prepaid mobile i want to avtivate dnd on idea prepaid mobile.

    1. Praful
      March 22, 2015 at 9:26 am

      Its very hard to know your DND Status & Preference history. We should thank people providing this information online.

  2. Priya
    February 25, 2015 at 12:50 pm

    I am using idea postpaid phone. i am receiving lot of advt calls i want to block all such advt calls. help me

    1. Basu
      February 4, 2016 at 8:00 am

      SMS START space 0 (zero) and send it to 1909. a confirmation msg ‘ll come, type “Y” to confirm. Thanks.

    2. virender kumar
      March 29, 2016 at 10:42 am

      I am using idea postpaid phone. i am receiving lot of advt calls i want to block all such advt calls. help me

  3. Lijin ch
    February 25, 2015 at 12:51 pm

    thanks for step by step tutor for how to deactivate dnd on idea.i have activated dnd on my idea phone.

  4. Rohan
    March 27, 2015 at 5:35 pm

    i want to block sms from ad-ipaytm and some other. Help me pls

  5. Rudivud
    May 16, 2015 at 5:41 am

    Idea internet is fast but have some issues with the data utilisation.

  6. Sujith KK
    May 31, 2015 at 3:55 pm

    thanks for helping to activate idea dnd option on my mobile. Idea company sending several unwanted messages to my mobile and now i have stop it. Thanks a lot.

  7. Liju Kurian
    June 4, 2015 at 3:40 pm

    thanks a lot for giving the information for doing dnd on idea. i have activated dnd service on my idea sim card.

  8. rikhitha
    June 9, 2015 at 4:29 am

    last 3 years i am using idea sim card and receiving so many advertisement calls daily. Now i have blocked all of such unwanted and ads disturbance by activating dnd on idea phone. thanks a lot

  9. Subhash
    June 12, 2015 at 5:50 am

    I have blocked advertisements from idea company in my phone by using the above format code. thanks a lot for that. idea sending advertisements for the last some years to my phone.

  10. Raghavan Nair
    July 2, 2015 at 9:38 am

    hello idea team kindly pls idea do not disturb me. I am a farmer. I dont want advertisement and songs. help me pls.

  11. VC
    July 18, 2015 at 9:28 am

    Thanks for providing DND idea massage number and DND details to activation. I have activated the same in my phone.

  12. Dipyaman
    January 21, 2016 at 10:42 am

    Has !dea has any idea to keep their customers in peace? If yes then please provide DND activation number.

    May 5, 2016 at 8:32 am


  14. Savita
    August 1, 2016 at 4:26 pm

    Please tell me how to pop up advertisement during surfing

    1. Telecom Support Staff
      August 2, 2016 at 2:54 am

      From where it is coming ?? Installed apps or from websites?

  15. NaineshPatel
    August 7, 2016 at 6:35 am

    Dear Sir,

    My Idea no is 9998545545 with full DND activated, but getting below mentioned SMS by different different number. I complained 12 times on 1909 but not find permanent solution’. Can u help in this metter.

    LLC. (OMAN)

  16. manohar kowshik
    November 11, 2016 at 3:07 pm

    I always get the idea message annoying disturbing the daily work

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