How do I stop spam emails coming into my inbox? Solved


  1. Posts : 10
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit Multiprocessor
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    How do I stop spam emails coming into my inbox?


    My system is W10, IE11 and Outlook 2016 - Recently I was looking at various email settings and somehow have managed to alter one of them so that now, spam emails have the subject prefixed with [-SPAM-] but they still appear in my Inbox instead of being diverted to the junk folder. Trouble is I cannot remember how to get to whichever setting I changed so any help greatly appreciated.
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  2.    #2

    You setup a filter to move all spam to the folder
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    Posts : 26
    Windows 10 Home Version 1809
       #3

    My ISP/email provider (Earthlink) has an excellent spam blocker setup at the server level which keeps most of the junk from ever appearing in my client email.
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  5. Posts : 1,287
    Windows 10
       #5

    Just find the setting within Outlook. Some Security applications may put in an Add-In, perhaps look at those as well.

    https://support.office.com/en-us/art...a-3b96e21de089
    https://support.office.com/en-us/art...7-d982c8d52f6b
    https://support.office.com/en-us/art...5-76dca5380f8d
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  6. Posts : 10
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit Multiprocessor
    Thread Starter
       #6

    My thanks to everyone. Have now solved the problem using settings on my ISP's (PlusNet) account
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