How To Block Spam Emails Yahoo And Gmail?


How to block spam emails yahoo and gmail often referred to as junk mail.The spam has taken over the mailing services by storm and is split into different types as well.

  • Image spam - It makes use of images to lure users into redirecting to another website.
  • Blank spam - the blank spam is a payload advertisement. You will almost find every blank spam with the message body missing. The blank spam usually comes as a bulk and unsolicited email, and are home for Malware infections that, once opened, will affect your computer.
  • Backscatter spam - the backscatter happens when the email address sends bogus spam.

Here are the ways to block spam for Yahoo and Gmail.


  • Step : 1 Launch your Windows or Mac.
  • Step : 2 Open the default browser.
  • Step : 3 Log in to your Yahoo mail and open the Inbox.
  • Step : 4 The options vary for two versions.
  • Step : 5 If you are have an older Yahoo version, click on the option One Click away from. (Skip the step if you are using a newer version)
  • Step : 6 In the New version of yahoo, select any of the spam mail from your Inbox.
  • Step : 7 The mail will now open, you will see the sender address on the upper-left corner.
  • Step : 8 Copy the email address by pressing the C + Command button.
  • Step : 9 On the right to your screen, you will see the settings option.
  • Step : 10 Locate the More settings option.
  • Step : 11 The window will display a list of settings. 
  • Step : 12 Under the list, select the option Security and Privacy.
  • Step : 13 The Security tab will show an option called Blocked Addresses. 
  • Step : 14 Click the + Add icon.
  • Step : 15 The screen will display an address bar.
  • Step : 16 Paste the address in the given field and click on the Save button.
  • Step : 17 After using the steps we can setup that how to block and spam the emails.


  • Step : 1 Sign in to your Gmail account from your default web browser.
  • Step : 2 Select the spam email you want to block.
  • Step : 3 Once you click the sender's name, you will see one of the two options; Unsubscribe or Change preferences.
  • Step : 4 Click on the Unsubscribe option.
  • Step : 5 You will be unsubscribed from the sender, and you won't receive any more emails from the unsubscribed sender.
  • Step : 6 In some cases, you might not find either of the two options when you click the sender's name.
  • Step : 7 In this case, you can block the sender's email address.
  • Step : 8 Go to Gmail on your web browser and open the message.
  • Step : 9 On the top corner of the message, you will notice three dots in a vertical position.
  • Step : 10 Click on that option, and you will find the block option from that selection. You will stop receiving emails from that sender.
  • Step : 11 You can also unblock them using the same steps.
  • Step : 12 Utilizing these steps we can configure that how to block and spam the emails.
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