Our Inboxes are filled with an increasing number of unwanted messages every day. We’re inundated with spam, mailing lists, and people we’d rather avoid. Thanks to Gmail’s cool filtering feature, you can organize your email easily. We will show you all about how to block a domain in Gmail in this article.
By blocking a domain, all associated subdomains are prevented from being accessed.A blocked email will not be deleted from Gmail’s servers, but is marked as “unread,” so you will get a message saying it can’t be accessed.In general, blocking senders will prevent the message from reaching its intended recipient.If you block a domain, messages will no longer be delivered to that domainas well as other domains it owns.
How to block a sender’s domain in Gmail?
Step 1.Open the concerned Gmail account.
Step 2.To block an email sender, locate and select their email.
Step 3.At the top of the screen, click the three-dotted menu icon.
Step 4. Select “Filter messages like this” option.
Step 5. The “From” text field in the filter box will contain the sender’s address.When filtering their domain, if, for instance,email@example.com sends the message,remove the name from the message to firstname.lastname@example.org instead.
Step 6. Click “Clear Filter”.
Step 7. You can specify what action Gmail should take with messages specifically from this domain, such as “Delete it.”
Step 8. Now, choose “Clear Filter” option to finally confirm.
From now on, any messages sent from that domain will be deleted.
How to block email from a sender in Gmail?
Step 1. Go to the sender’s message and open it.
Step 2. In the header of the message, select More (the three vertical dots).
Step 3. From the drop-down menu, choose Block sender.
Step 4. When the confirmation window appears, select Block. The sender has now been blocked.
How to block senders in Gmail using filters?
Step 1. In the Gmail search field, select Show search options.
Step 2.Your desired email address should be entered in the From field.In the keyboard, the vertical bar ( | ) is typically found above the backslash and can be used to block more than one address.
As an example, if you want both email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org blocked,simply enter email@example.comfirstname.lastname@example.org.
Step 3. Choose “Create Filter” option.
Step 4. When the search filter dialog box appears, select Delete it.
Step 5. Choose “Create Filter”.
The Trash will now hold any future messages from the specified sender(s).
How to block add a new address to your Gmail block list?
Step 1. Choose the settings gear.
Step 2. Now, select the “Sell all settings” option.
Step 3. Then, head to “Filters and Blocked addresses” tab , to simply select the edit option next to the filter.