Unwanted email blocking is a sure-fire way to help you prioritise emails and avoid missing important communication among all the spammy promotions. We have explained how to block emails on Gmail in this article.
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If we are not careful about the services we sign up for, our email inboxes can quickly fill up with junk emails. Fortunately, email providers such as Gmail allow users to block emails. Unwanted email blocking is a sure-fire way to help you prioritise emails and avoid missing important communication among all the spammy promotions. We have explained how to block emails on Gmail in this article.
Block Emails on Gmail: A Detailed Guide (2022)
1. Gmail Website Email Blocking (Windows, Mac, and Linux)
Step 1 : Log in to Gmail and open the email from the sender you want to block. Now, in the top-right corner of the email, click the vertical three-dot icon.
Step 2 :From the list of options that appears, select "Block e-mail sender>."
Step 3 :Click "OK" on the confirmation prompt to block the email address on Gmail.
2. Unblock Emails on Gmail Website
Step 1 :To unblock an email from someone, go to the top-right corner and click the Settings gear icon.
Step 2 :Select "See all settings" from the "Quick settings" pop-up to review Gmail settings.
Step 3 :Navigate to the "Filters and Blocked Addresses" section and select the email addresses to be unblocked. Now, select "Unblock selected addresses" from the menu.
Step 4 :When prompted for confirmation, click "Unblock" to unblock the sender.
3. Block Emails on Gmail MobileApp (Android & iPhone).
Blocking someone on Gmail's mobile app is a simple process. Open the sender's email, tap the vertical three-dot menu, and select "Block sender>." That's it; Gmail will no longer send you spam from this email address.
4. Unblock Emails on Gmail Mobile App (Android & iPhone).
To unblock someone on Gmail's mobile app, open the blocked sender's email and tap the "Unblock" sender button. You will continue to receive new emails from the sender in your Gmail inbox.
5. Getting Spam Emails? How to Unsubscribe from Unwanted Emails
To unsubscribe from annoying marketing emails, open the email account in Gmail and click the "Unsubscribe" button at the top, next to the email address.
You will either have a one-click solution to unsubscribe or be redirected to a dedicated webpage requesting feedback on your decision to stop receiving emails, depending on the service. If you don't see the "Unsubscribe" button next to the email address in Gmail, look at the bottom of the email.
That concludes the methods for blocking emails from someone on Gmail via the website and mobile app. If you don't want to completely block emails, you can archive them instead. Our linked guide will teach you how to archive emails and find archived emails in Gmail. After that, we recommend that you use folders and labels to keep your mailbox organised.