How Do I Stop Someone From Emailing Me?
Have you ever gotten emails from someone that you really don’t want to get? Be it just plain spam or annoying messages from people you’d rather not hear from, you can reduce this unwanted email by using the Bounce feature of Apple’s Mail app. Bounce tells the message sender that your email address isn’t valid, which is very effective when dealing with real people, but less so when dealing with spammers.
How do I stop someone from emailing me?
The most effective way to reduce unwanted emails is to ‘Bounce’ a message back to the sender.
Select the message you want bounced back to the sender and go to the “Message” menu and select “Bounce”, or after selecting the message you can hit the keyboard shortcut Command+Shift+B to achieve the same effect.
Is there anything else I can do to stop unwanted emails?
Yes, you can try labeling the message and sender as Spam and that will help to weed them out as well.
For dealing with individual people I find that “Bounce” works the best to send a message to them, then marking any future emails from this individual as Spam.
Have any other tricks for getting someone to stop emailing you? Either by bouncing their email, or through other means? Let us know in the comments.