Stopping spam

  watteneer 15:51 01 Feb 2013
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i receive about 30 spamm every day it's driving me potty how can i stop this annoying habit i dont open any of them up i dont why i get so many i am with BT yahoo have contacted with not much help any help please thanks to all

  alanrwood 16:13 01 Feb 2013

Unfortunately SPAM is inevitable these days. I have nearly solved the problem by using a program called Mailwasher but it is not free and it works by looking at the emails before they are downloaded and analysing them. After a while it learns what is good and what is bad and you can set it to delete automatically. There are several other similar programs out there but this is the only one I have tried and it works well for me personally.

Also some email programs have filters built in that you can set to refuse emails from some sources.

It is a pain isn't it.

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