Junk Email Filtering- Outlook 2002 Unfortunately spam has become an everyday nuisance for many email users, however there are some steps that you can take to minimise how much you get. It is recommended that you are very careful where your email address is published on the internet, many organisations will sell your email address on. If you do find you get spam, then either delete it or filter it out, but never reply to it or use their unsubscribe option, this merely indicates to them that your address "live". You have two choices on what to do with spam email, one is to delete them or you can set up a junk mail filter. Please be aware that this may go some way to reducing the problem, but if the senders change their address then you will have to take the same steps with the new sender. See below for instructions: Open Outlook Click on Tools and then Organise This will bring up the box below: Click on Junk E-mail Select from the drop down boxes so that the top line says: Automatically move Junk messages to Deleted Items Click the Turn on button. The rule for dealing with junk mail has now been set up. Now all you will have to do in the future is add the relevant senders to the list of unwanted senders. Do this by: Right click the relevant message in your inbox and select Junk email and Add to Junk Senders List. If you ever want to delete an address from the list of unwanted senders, click on Tools and then Organise. Click on Junk E-mail tab and then click on click here link to bring up Options. Click Edit Junk Senders and you will then be able to delete items from the list.