When I run my Receive SMS example code, By default every time I get the same thing.I am trying to send sms to my sim card present in the Arduino GSM shield. I don't want this message. How to solve this problem ?

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    That is what I am too confused. Every time I run this code, I get this message again and again ...
    – Manihatty
    Commented May 7, 2014 at 16:09
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    Could you perhaps just copy and paste the text (~200 bytes) instead of pasting an unreadable 100kB image (which also is more effort having to upload it)? And while you are at it, obfuscate the spamvertized domain.
    – jippie
    Commented May 7, 2014 at 16:52
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    I have activated DND to my phone, now Its working ...
    – Manihatty
    Commented May 8, 2014 at 7:52
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    Dungeons & Dragons?
    – jippie
    Commented May 8, 2014 at 15:55
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    Do not Disturb (DND).
    – Manihatty
    Commented May 8, 2014 at 17:36

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Most Telecom operators agree for sending advertisements and promotions to their customers for certain business and some money. You can stop these promotion for your mobile by making (Do Not Disturb)DND active. In India, just do the following for DND Activation

 ( Fully Blocked Category )

 Send SMS at START 0 to 1909 or Call at 1909 

 Partial Blocked Category

Send SMS at START 1 to 1909 to block Banking – Insurance – Financial Products – Credit Cards
Send SMS at START 2 to 1909 to block Real Estate
Send SMS at START 3 to 1909 to block Education
Send SMS at START 4 to 1909 to block Health
Send SMS at START 5 to 1909 to block Consumer Goods & Automobiles
Send SMS at START 6 to 1909 to block Communication – Broadcasting – Entertainment – IT
Send SMS at START 7 to 1909 to block Tourism

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