How to block an Email on iPhone
We all spend hours doing a lot of things on our cellphone. We communicate with our loved ones, use social media, do our professional work, play games, and do many such things that please us. If it is an iPhone, then the joy is simply multiplied. But there ‘ARE’ few things which nobody loves to do on the cellphone.
Many times, it is common for all of us, we get really annoyed by the frequent irrelevant or unwanted e-mails in our inbox. They can be promotional e-mails, social updates, or spam e-mails. They can be from a single sender or maybe from a group of people. We can’t always respond or call and tell them not to repeat their actions. Letting such mails in the mailbox and then spending time in deleting them is more irritating.
Besides the wastage of time, it is really a headache to keep facing them. So, what can we do to keep our dear iPhone from the reach of such emails? The solution is not that difficult. We have described below some simple yet effective ways. Keep reading to discover the ways to deal with this problem.
As you well know the fact that tap here, tap there can’t be a solution here. As we are talking about iPhone which is giving multiple e-mail service provider facilities on the device, the solution is multi-fold too. But it’s easy to do by using the guidelines below.
Very Easy Way to block E-mails on Your iPhone
How to Block email on Gmail app:
Step 1: The first step is opening the Gmail app on your iPhone or iPad whichever device you are using. You have to get to your inbox there.
Step 2: Then you have to get over that annoying e-mail which you didn’t want in your inbox.
Step 3: As that e-mail gets opened, you will see the sender’s name there. There are three dots on the right-hand side of the sender’s details. Tap here for more options.
Step 4: Select the option to ‘Block Sender’ from the options given there. Thus, the sender will be put in the Blocked List. This means, no further e-mails from the sender will be seen in your inbox. Still, for your information, it is to be mentioned that the mails are kept in the spam folder.
How to Block Emails on iCloud:
Step 1: This is Apple’s free e-mail service. First of all, you have to go to icloud.com and sign in to your mail account.
Step 2: You will see the iCloud mail screen. Next, the step is to get on to the gear icon. It can be seen in the bottom left corner.
Step 3: Now, it’s easy to find the ‘Rules’ menu on the menu. You just have to ‘Add a Rule’ (e-mail rule) on the ‘Rules’.
Step 4: In the text box given, you will see it below ‘is from’, write down the e-mail address which you want to block. Then you have to tap ‘Then’ which is at the bottom. A drop-down menu will appear.
Step 5: ‘Move to Trash and Mark as Read’ is the option to be selected from the menu. Then the last step is to go to the bottom of the menu and tap ‘Done’. It’s actually done!
Now you have created a new rule for your iCloud mail inbox. The mails sent from that particular sender will directly be moved to the Trash folder. Because the e-mail address you entered has been blocked and no e-mail from the sender will you see in your inbox, henceforth.
Following the steps mentioned in the guide above will surely solve your problem. You will know now how to block emails on your iPhone. So, no need to worry about annoying emails on the iPhone and wastage of time in deleting them. We hope you find this guide helpful.