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    How to block an email ID to prevent a person from sending emails?


    Are you pestered by spam emails? Do you want to block few email ids from disturbing you and spamming your inbox? Read the solutions given by our expert here.

    To stop unnecessary mails of some people from constantly dropping into my inbox, I would like to block the senders totally by blocking their email IDs. Please explain how to do so with step by step guidance. Also, is the method the same for all email service providers, namely, gmail, Yahoo, Rediff, etc.?
  • #140142

    How to Block an E-mail ID to Prevent a Person from sending emails


    It is possible to block an email ID from sending emails in my inbox. Procedure is slightly different for Yahoo, GMail and rediff etc.
    It is easier in Yahoo mail to block an Email ID. Following few steps are to be followed to block an Email ID.
    1. Sign in to your Yahoo account.
    2. Open your Email account.
    3. You will find an icon looking like gear on top side right corner.
    3. Click the gear icon. In the menu click setting.
    4. You will find a block button, but before clicking block button, select email addresses to be blocked.

    It is bit difficult to block an email in Gmail. You can not block an email totally. You can avoid it in your inbox. By using filter option you can get it in thrash folder or spam folder. To know the detailed procedure click here HOW TO BLOCK AN EMAIL ID
    FOR REDIFF ACCOUNT
    1. sign in to your rediff account,
    2. Open the inbox.
    3. Select the mails to be blocked and click "This is Spam" button.
    4. All the selected mails will automatically will be added to your list of spams and will be blocked. You will not get any further emails from those Email ID.

  • #140153
    Each mail service provider has different way to deal with the sending mails and filtering it. In case of Yahoo. You have to choose the following.

    1. Login to Yahoo Mail.
    2. Select the mail message.
    3. Choose mark as spam.

    That's it. And now from future mails, the spam will go to the spam folder. And the person eventually will be blocked from sending mail to you.

    In case of Gmail. here's what you have to do.

    1. Login to Gmail.
    2. Open the mail message.
    3. "Mark as spam". and block domain.
    4. In future the mails will be marked as spam and will not be shown in inbox.

    In case of Outlook.

    1. Login to Outlook or Hotmail.
    2. Choose the message you want to block sender for.
    3. Select block sender from drop down.
    4. Save settings.

    These are some of the ways you can block the sender from sending mail from here onwards.

  • #140167
    Steps to block an Email ID in GMAIL
    1.Login into your Login Account.
    2. Pull out the email id from your account,which required to block,if not search through search bar and open one of the email sent.
    3.Select the Right end Drop down of Senders Name.
    4. Hit Block (Sender Name) from the list.
    5.Press Block and Confirm it.

    If you want to unblock the same Email ID ,then follow the below steps
    1.Hit on the gear Settings icon on the top right of inbox.
    2. Go for Settings
    3. Select the Filters and Block-list link.
    4 .Click Unblock at the end of the row of the sender you wish to unblock.

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    Sometimes it's not enough to just mark mail as Spam. Google's filters aren't 100 percent effective and the occasional junk mail might slip through, finding its way to your inbox. And sometimes you just need to radically cut someone out of your life. You can block messages from particular senders for good with this simple guide.

    Blocking a Gmail sender involves three basic actions:

    Open a message from the unwanted sender.
    Select "Block [Sender Name]" from the message dropdown menu.
    Confirm your choice.
    Step-by-Step Instructions with Screenshots

    1. Log into your Gmail account.

    2. Pull up an email from the offending sender. If your inbox is flooded with messages, just search for that person's name in the box at the top.

    3. Hit the down arrow to the far right of the sender's name.

    4. Click Block (Sender Name) from the list that drops down.

    5. Press Block to confirm.

    You will stop receiving emails from this person. If you have blocker's remorse and want to hear from your contact again, follow these steps.

    How to Unblock

    1. Click the gear Settings icon on the top right of your inbox.
    6. Select Settings

    7. Tap the Filters And Blocklist link.

    8. Click Unblock at the end of the row of the sender you wish to reinstate.

    Sometimes it's not enough to just mark mail as Spam. ...
    Pull up an email from the offending sender. ...
    Hit the down arrow to the far right of the sender's name.
    Click Block (Sender Name) from the list that drops down.
    Press Block to confirm.
    You will stop receiving emails from this person. ...
    Select Settings.


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