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REMOVE ACTIVITY FROM MOZILLA THUNDERBIRD EMAIL

EVERY DAY I RECEIVE TEN TO TWENTY EMAILS FROM AN UNKNOW SOURCE, LIKE THIS. {BULK} - FOLLOWED BY MESSAGE. HOW CAN I STOP THIS ACTIVITY?

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So far the fix is unacceptable to most.

1. Change to a new email address and only tell the few what it is.
2. Don't use email.
3. Add each to your spam/block list in Tbird.

I know folk don't like the answers but there is nothing in "email" that stops spammers today. There are tomes on the web about it so my answers are only short about it.

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Re: mail

You can't stop the sender from sending it.
And unless the web-interface offered by your email provider has the option to mark them as spam and delete thim, you can't stop Thunderbird from receiving it.
So all you can do is to make a rule that all received mails starting with {BULK} - should be deleted automatically.

A very good way also is to start using another e-mail address and stop using this one. But normally that isn't the preferred solution, unless you have a quite iimited number of people sending you mail.

Kees

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