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Any Advice On A Strong Email Spam Filter


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#1 wise_donkey

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Posted 03 February 2009 - 02:09 PM

I receive like 200 spam emails a day. Most of the times, I am selling Viagra to myself or trying to find myself a date (The From and To are all addressed to me). Soon as I create a rule to send it to junk email, there comes another with a different subject line. I am tired and want a permanent solution to this. It seems like some people are practising a lot on how to send spam emails. Any suggestions on what could be a solution to this menace. Thanks, wise_donkey

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Posted 03 February 2009 - 07:48 PM

Get a new E-mail address. Don't give it to anyone except close friends and family and even then be stingy with it. Use your current E-mail address for any online stuff. I've heard that the Google Toolbar is supposed to be good at blocking Spam but I have no personal knowledge of it as I don't want or use any Toolbars with my browsers.

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Posted 03 February 2009 - 11:32 PM

This one seems to be quite popular
http://www.mailwasher.net/

Don't use it myself, but know someone who does and he's happy. He has the pro version mind you. The free dosen't have all the features.

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Posted 04 February 2009 - 06:42 PM

Helo wise_donkey, Who is your ISP? Mine serves me well here in Australia, it has spam filters that come with the plan I have purchased. Zruker is correct, Googletoolbar is excellent for stopping spam, it has a very good popup blocker so I suggest you download and install it to see if it help you. I couldn't do without it. Keep us posted, kind regards,

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