Step By Step Guide To Block Emails On Gmail App (Android And iPhone)

The below-mentioned guide will let you know about the step by step guide in which you can block emails on Gmail app using your Android and iPhone (11, SE, 11 pro, 11 pro max, XR, X, XS, XS Max, 7, 7 Plus, 8, 8 Plus and other older models) device.

In case you are reading this post, then you may be amazed to know that you are among the 4.04 billion email users.

The reports suggest that, in the year 2020, Gmail had blocked about 100 million spam emails out of the 306 billion emails sent daily worldwide.

If you are also facing problems related to spam emails then, definitely, it is possible to get rid of this by making use of the Gmail mobile app.

Not only that, but you also have the option to block emails on Gmail from your desktop.

In this article, you will get to know about the step by step guide in which you can stop popping up of the spam emails in your mobile’s Gmail inbox.

How to Block Emails On Gmail Android & iOS App

Before, discussing the complete procedure, you should have a clear idea that the method of blocking emails is same for both mobile and desktop devices.

Important Steps To Follow For Preventing The Appearance Of Spam Emails In Your Inbox

Step 1 :- First of all, you need to open the Gmail app specifically on your mobile device i.e. Android or iPhone.

Step 2 :- The next step is to go to your inbox and after that, click on to the specific email which you need to block.

Step 3 :- After that, you should click on to the three-dotted menus which appear on the right side of the email.

Step 4 :- Next, you need to choose the block “User Name” option.

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The Availability Of The Email Blocking Option On Gmail

Step 5 :- Now, you will get to see a pop-up where you can report or unblock that specific email as spam.

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Email Blocked Popup

In case you do not need any of these options, then, all that you need is to close that specific pop-up.

That’s all, now, you have successfully blocked that specific email. After doing this, you will now receive all the emails from that sender in the spam folder instead of the inbox.

Desktop users can also follow similar steps to block emails on Gmail.

Another option is to get the Google Chrome Extension named Block Sender specifically on your computer. This will help to block a specific email with some extra options such as you can block the sender by domain name, email address, email subject name, or by any phrase or word.

Final Words

So, for the effective management of other integral emails without any hassles, one should always consider the blocking or filtering of spam emails.

You should follow the above-mentioned steps if your inbox has been fulfilled with the spam emails daily.