How to Block Someone on Gmail from Sending You Emails

As you know that, your Gmail account is open for everyone to send emails. Anyone can send you email/messages anytime they want. If anyone knows your exact Email address, they can send you any email by default. At your Gmail inbox, you can get offended, spam, advertising, and other unexpected emails. If you are tired to delete those violent or spam emails from your inbox every time, then you should block the email senders permanently. Here’s we will show you the full process about, how to block someone on Gmail from sending you emails.

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Block Someone on Gmail From Sending You Emails on Computer

You can block any email senders from sending you emails on your computer device. If you are a computer device user then follow this procedure to block that email sender. here’s how to block someone on Gmail from sending you emails using your computer device.

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Step 1: At first, you have to get logged into your Gmail account.

Step 2: Now open the email from the sender, that want to block.

How to Block Someone on Gmail From Sending You Emails the email of sender

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Step 3: Then click on the upside-down arrow button, that is located at the top-right corner of the email.

How to Block Someone on Gmail From Sending You Emails upside down arrow

Step 4: A menu will appear on your screen. Select ‘Block “Name” from the menu. (Ex. Block “TuneIn“)

How to Block Someone on Gmail From Sending You Emails email block option

Step 5: Click on ‘Block’ button to confirm the blocking process.

How to Block Someone on Gmail From Sending You Emails blocking confarmation option

Done! Now their message will get transferred in the spam folder.

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Block sender using Filter(alternative way): Click on the upside-down arrow at the search bar. Type the email address of sender that you want to block. Then click on ‘Create filter with this search’ option. Check into ‘Delete it’ option and click on ‘Create filter’ button. After that, all email of the sender will get deleted automatically.

How to Block Someone on Gmail From Sending You Emails blocking using gmail filter

Block Someone on Gmail From Sending You Emails on Mobile Phone

You can also block spam and violent email senders on Gmail from sending you emails. But you can’t use the mobile version of Gmail website to block any email senders. For that, you have to use the Gmail app on your mobile device like Android and iPhone.

Note: If you don’t have the Gmail App on your mobile device then down it from Google Play or Apple Store.

Step 1: Open your Gmail App on your mobile device.

Note: You must get logged into your Gmail account.

Step 2: Then open the email of the sender that you want to block.

How to Block Someone on Gmail From Sending You Emails on gmail app

Step 3: Tap on the 3-dot icon at the upper-right corner of the email.

How to Block Someone on Gmail From Sending You Emails three dot icon

Step 4: From the menu, click on Block “Name” option. (Ex. Block “Alice Jay -Avaaz“)

How to Block Someone on Gmail From Sending You Emails blocking option

Note: At “Name” you will see the name of the email sender.

The Bottom Line

That’s all, now you have blocked the email sender using your mobile device! Isn’t it great?

Remember,
👉 All emails of Blocked person/organization, will get stored in the spam
👉 You can also use report spam option to report to google. But blocking is the best way to get rid of unexpected emails.
👉 You can use the filter option to automatically delete emails from a specific sender.
👉 The blocked email senders will not get notified if they are blocked or not.
👉 If you don’t have a Gmail account, then create a new Gmail account.

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Offensive, violated, spam emails are not expected in our inbox. So, use the blocking feature of Gmail, to keep your inbox neat and clean. Hope you have learned how to block someone on Gmail from sending you emails using your Computer or mobile device.

So, what was your experience about blocking someone on Gmail? What was the reason? Let us know.

If you are facing any kind of problem in between any of the mentioned process, then you can comment your problems here. We will help you to fix your problems.

Sources:
https://support.google.com/mail/answer/8151?co=GENIE.Platform%3DAndroid&hl=en&oco=1
https://support.google.com/mail/answer/8151?co=GENIE.Platform%3DiOS&hl=en

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