How To Block Someone From Sending You Emails

If you receive emails from unknown contacts, you can ignore them, but over a period of time, they can occupy a sizable portion of your email inbox. Consequently, you will find it hard to find important emails in your inbox. However, you can fix this issue by marking emails from unknown contacts as spam. When these contacts, send emails again, they will automatically be sent to the Spam folder. 

How To Block Someone From Sending You Emails On Hotmail

Here are the guidelines to block a contact from sending emails to you on Hotmail.

  • Step : 1 Open the Hotmail page on your web browser and log into your Hotmail account.
  • Step : 2 Check whether the Hotmail account overview is displayed. Click the Hotmail(number of emails) button located on this page.
  • Step : 3 The Options button is displayed at the top-right section of the overview page. Click it and then choose More Options.
  • Step : 4 Now, the Hotmail account settings are displayed. Choose the ‘Safe and Blocked Senders’ option located in the ‘Prevent Junk Email’ section of the page.
  • Step : 5 Choose ‘Blocked Senders’ and enter the email address of the contact you want to block.
  • Step : 6 After entering the contact’s email address in the box, click the ‘Add to List’ button. This completes the contact blocking procedure for a Hotmail account.

How To Block Someone From Sending You Emails On Aol 

Learn how to block unknown contacts, businesses and ad agencies from sending you emails on your AOL account by reading the guidelines mentioned below.

  • Step : 1 Open the AOL page on your web browser and log into your AOL account.
  • Step : 2 Type the words ‘Mail Controls’ without quotes in the search box on the AOL account main screen and press Enter. 
  • Step : 3 The AOL account’s mail controls page opens. Click the ‘Block mail from addresses I specify’ radio button and enter the email address that needs to be blocked in the text box.
  • Step : 4 You can enter multiple email addresses separated by commas. After entering the email addresses, verify the addresses individually and correct typological errors, if any. Click Save. This completes the AOL account contact blocking procedure.

How To Block Someone From Sending You Emails On Iphone   

  • Step : 1 Your iPhone mail does not allow you to block users. If you are using other email apps, then you can block them easily. 
  • Step : 2 Launch the Gmail app and open the mail that you want to block. 
  • Step : 3 Tap the Menu icon available at the top-right corner of the screen. 
  • Step : 4 Select the Block[person’s name], and the recipient will be blocked. 

How To Block Someone From Sending You Emails On Outlook 

  • Step : 1 First, you have to launch Outlook on your system. 
  • Step : 2 Go to the Home tab and find the spam mail from the list. Right-click on it and choose the Junk option. 
  • Step : 3 Select the Choose Block Sender option to direct the mail from that particular recipient to the Junk folder. 
  • Step : 4 You have now blocked the mail from that recipient. 

How To Block Someone From Sending You Emails On Yahoo

  • Step : 1 Initially, you have to sign into your Yahoo mail using the credentials.
  • Step : 2 Open a mail whose sender you want to block and click on the name of the sender.
  • Step : 3 Choose the Copy Address option and then tap the Gear icon.
  • Step : 4 Select the Settings option followed by the Blocked Addresses option.
  • Step : 5 In the Add Address field, you have to paste the address you copied.
  • Step : 6 Click the Block button to block that particular address. Tap the Save button.
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