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My "Inbox (65435)" is filled with spam. How could I quickly delete all of these and prevent more from coming?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Turn on your spam filter. From your yahoo inbox, click on "Options" . When the options page opens up, click on "Spam Protection". You can customize the anti-spam tools to maximize your spam protection. Just follow the prompts.

    After you have completed this page, the spam should all go to your bulk folder. It's a good idea not to accept any email from someone you don't know or have in your contacts list.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    It depends on your E-mail service. Hot mail has a feature that you can click on a box and delete every email. You can set filters to filter out many spam messages. Also, the more sites you go to, the more spam you'll get. NEVER, EVER answer a spam mail, because that will indicate you actually exist and the address will be passed to many other spammer. Personally, I think spammers should be taken out and shot!

  • 1 decade ago

    all the boxes on the left side of each email above them is a check all box. Click this and then click Delete

    Set your Spam higher to prevent them from going into your Inbox and instead going to your Bulk

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    You can't prevent spam from coming unless you block it. If you are sure all the messages are spam, and you want their addresses blocked, put the cursor on the top message then click on Edit up in the left corner, choose Select All and all the messages will be highlighted. Then click on Spam and they will be sent to your trash. Then empty the trash and they're gone.

  • 1 decade ago

    Even after having your spam set up and you want to get rid of them, there is still another option of stopping them by law. Most of the emails will have at the bottom of their email an address or a link to unsubscribe to their emails. They have, by law, oh so many days and they will tell you how many days it will be to take your email address out of their database. But, never, EVER open an email out of spam that has an attachment to it no matter how interesting their subject line is.

    Source(s): Personal experience.
  • 1 decade ago

    near the top of the page there is a place that says check all, click on that then if you know they are all spam click on the spam button to block all the addresses in the future.

    Good luck, hope it helps =)

  • 1 decade ago

    You got to your maill settings, and look for spam. Check the box that says delete spam as it comes in. (SOmething like that)

  • 1 decade ago

    Get a new account

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