Spam Email Filtering - Outlook Web App


Configuring your email to filter out spam can help you be more productive by automatically removing spam from your email account for you.


  • Have an Exchange account
  • Have a connection to the Internet


  1. Log into
  2. On the upper-right, click on Options and choose See All Options....
  3. Click on Organize E-Mails.
  4. Click on New Rule in Inbox Rules tab.
  5. Click on More Options.
  6. Set the following:
  7. In the Specify Words or Phrases window enter 'X-Spam-Flag: YES' then click on the plus icon and click OK to add the phrase.
  8. Select what to do with bad emails.
  9. Select Junk E-mail from the Select folder window.
  10. Name the rule and click on Save.

For assistance, contact the IS Service Desk.


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