We usually prefer to keep our inboxes clean against spam and unwanted emails. In that regard, we spend a significant amount of time deleting those emails. But, instead of deleting such emails, if you block that specific sender, you can save your time to some extent. To know the correct procedure for AOL mail block sender, continue reading this article till the end.


Steps to block a sender in AOL

  1. From your browser, go to the AOL login page.
  2. Log in to your account with the respective email address and password.
  3. Select an email of the sender you wish to block and click the button next to Remove the sender and mark as spam.
  4. Now, the emails from that specific sender will be transferred to the Spam folder, and that specific sender will be removed from your contact list.
  5. From now on, all the emails from that sender will not reach your inbox. Instead, those emails will go directly to the Spam folder.

Block sender in AOL via an email filter

  1. In AOL, you have yet another option to block your senders. All you should do is create an email filter.
  2. On the home screen of your AOL Mail, click Options.
  3. Choose Mail Settings followed by Block Senders.
  4. Now, enter the username and email address of the sender you wish to block.
  5. Finally, click the Save Settings button.
  6. If you wish to block several email addresses, repeat the procedure.
  7. This is how you should block senders in AOL. Read the upcoming section if you wish to block senders in AOL on your mobile app.

Block senders in AOL mobile app

  1. Open your AOL app on your smartphone.
  2. Locate an email from the specific sender you wish to block and open it.
  3. Tap the menu option at the bottom-right of the screen and choose the Mark as spam option.

Block all senders except your contacts

  1. If you want to block all senders except those in your contacts, follow the instructions listed below.
  2. From your browser, visit the AOL login page.
  3. Log in to your AOL account with your email address and password.
  4. Click Options> Mail Settings> Block Senders.
  5. Check the box next to the option Only accept messages from people in your contacts.
  6. Finally, click the Save Settings button.

In this manner, you can do AOL mail block sender. If you still have any questions, get back to us for expert assistance.