How to block or unblock emails – Microsoft | Hotmail | Outlook Account
We all receive unwanted emails like Junk and sometimes spam emails in our inbox which can be frustrating and annoying at times which we want to block or unblock.
We can easily block any email address or sender be it a known person or a spam source.
Steps: How to unblock an email on Hotmail
Now to block someone just login to your Microsoft Account on the top right click on the gear icon and select view all outlook settings. As shown in the image below.
After clicking on view all outlook settings a page like shown in the image below will appear.
Click on Junk email under the layout category.
On the right panel, you will see the option Blocked senders and domain under which there is a ‘+ Add‘ button to add the email address you want to block.
By mistake, if you have blocked an email address you can unblock them.
Locate the email address under the blocked email list and click on the Trash bin icon next to the email address as shown in the image.
After clicking on the Trash bin click on Save to save the changes made by you on your account.
So you can Block and Unblock any email address using these options.
One simple way to block an email address is to click on the drop-down next to Junk and select Block as shown in the image below.
Click on the drop-down and select Block to Block a sender.
If you want to unblock a sender, in that case, there is no shortcut for that you have to follow the steps mention on the very top of this post.
If even after following these steps you are not able to block or unblock a sender then you can contact us by clicking on Technician Help Form