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How To Block Email on Yahoo?

Block Email on Yahoo

Block email on yahoo mail address keeps your inbox away from spam emails, and saves your time by reducing having the most important emails in the inbox. If you receive any unwanted emails, videos, and promotional ads unnecessarily on your Yahoo email account, follow the below-mentioned steps to block them.

  • Open the default browser on your computer and navigate to the Yahoo sign-in page.
  • On the login portal, enter your Yahoo email address and password.
  • Click the "Log In" button to access your Yahoo email account.
  • Navigate to the left-side panel and select the "One click away from your upgraded Inbox" button that appears in blue. This option will be displayed only if you are using an older version of Yahoo mail.
  • Now, your inbox mails will be listed on the screen.
  • Select the email from the displayed list and open it.
  • Copy the spam email address using the Ctrl + C shortcut keys.
  • If you are using MacBook, press the Command + C shortcut keys to copy the email address.
  • Click the Settings icon available at the top-right corner of the screen.
  • Select More Settings from the drop-down menu.
  • Select the Security and Privacy tab from the left-side panel and click the Add button.
  • Click the Address field and paste the copied email address by pressing the Ctrl + V or Command + V shortcut keys.
  • Click the Save button to block the selected email in the future.
  • Repeat the same steps for block email on yahoo and also avoid the spam emails.

Block Unwanted Emails on Yahoo

Follow these steps to block unwanted emails on yahoo:

  • Log in to your yahoo account and select the emails you wish to block from the inbox.
  • After selecting the emails, click the More icon available at the bottom-right corner of the screen.
  • Click the Mark as Spam button to move the selected emails to the Spam folder.
  • Now, the emails are marked as spam, and it will be moved automatically to the Spam folder.
  • You can also clear the spam emails from the Spam folder.

Carry out these steps to block an email using the Yahoo Mail app on your mobile:

  • On your mobile, open the Yahoo Mail app first and tap the Menu icon available at the top-left corner of the screen.
  • Under Tools, tap the Filters button and select the Add icon.
  • Enter your desired name for the new filter and type the email address you wish to block in the Sender field.
  • Tap the Done button to complete the process of block email on Yahoo.