How to Block Someone on Gmail from Sending You Emails

If anyone knows your exact Email address, they can send you any number of 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. Yes, you can block them permanently. Here’s we will show you, how to block someone on Gmail from sending you emails.

How to Block Someone on Gmail from Sending You Emails

You can block any email senders from sending you emails using your computer. If you are a computer user then follow this procedure to any email sender.

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

Step 3: 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 to the spam folder.

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 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

How to 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.

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.

Tap on the email that you wants to block

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

click on the 3 dotted icon at gmail inboxed email

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

tap on the block email senders option

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

The Bottom Line

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.

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 that you will also help you to increase your online security.

 

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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