How to Block Someone in Yahoo Mail? – Steps to Follow!

by Lily Watson Senior Consultant

Yahoo! Mail is an email service introduced in 1997 by Yahoo! Yahoo Mail, the American parent company. It is then famous for its offers four different email plans. It is widely used for both personal and professional mail exchange. Yahoo! Mail had 281 million users by December 2011, making it the world's third largest web-based email service. Yahoo also brings in other useful applications as well which is available to be used right with the mail account. All these applications are user friendly and thus easy to use but in case of any issues, you may obtain easy help with Yahoo Customer Care Number.


Yahoo is used widely for sending and receiving mails but sometimes you don’t want mails from a particular email address online. When you want to avoid getting emails from an enemy because you don't want to rely on spam filters to keep them out of your inbox, labelling their messages as spam is not enough. In Yahoo Mail, from sending you messages, you can block up to 500 addresses. Here's how to make sure you never get somebody's email again.

{ Read : Different Ways to Report Spam Filters in Yahoo Mail and Yahoo Mail Basic }


You may want to block any potential messages from that person if someone sends you threatening or irritating email at work. The app helps you to block and unblock people whenever you want, if you use Yahoo Mail. If you receive somebody's unwanted advertising email, in Yahoo's settings, you can mark it as spam.


Here Are Some of The Steps:

  • Click the name of the sender at the top of the message.
  • Open any of the offending sender's addresses.
  • At the top of the post, press the name of the sender.
  • Select the Address to copy.
  • Tap the icon on the top right of the gear.
  • Select Setup.
  • Select blocked address.
  • In the Add an Address field, paste the address.
  • Hit the block.
  • Tap Save to the left at the edge.


You will not receive more messages from that address once you have added a contact to your blocked list. By selecting their name from the list and clicking Remove at the right, you can always unblock a person.

With this technique, it is possible to block any email address in yahoo mail and if users finds this difficult, easy help for the same can be obtained with Yahoo Contact Number.


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