How to Whitelist an Email Address/Company

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How to Whitelist an Email Address/Company

First of all, what is whitelisting? It’s simple. Think of this as the “approved” or “safe sender” list. Basically, you’re telling your email service provider that someone isn’t spamming you or providing false information. So, we’ve decided to put together a list of instructions on how to whitelist an email address based on your provider!

 


AOL Mail (people still use this?)

1. Click Contacts in the right toolbar.
2. Click Add Contact.
3. Enter [wlemail] and additional information if you wish.
4. Click Add Contact button in the popup to finish.


Comcast Mail

1. Click Preferences from the menu.
2. Click Restrict Incoming Email.
3. Click Yes to Enable Email Controls.
4. Click Allow email from addresses listed below.
5. Enter [wlemail] you want to whitelist.
6. Click Add.
7. Click Update to finish.


Earthlink Mail

1. Click Address Book.
2. Click Add Contact.
4. Save WhatCounts as a contact.
5. Click save.


Gmail

1. Open an email from the sender that you want to whitelist.
2. Click on the little down-pointing-triangle-arrow next to “reply.”
3. Click Add [wlemail] to contacts list to finish.


Apple Mail

1. Click [wlemail] in the header of the message you’re viewing.
2. Click Add to finish.


NetZero Mail

1. Click the Address Book tab on the top menu bar.
2. Click Contacts.
3. Click Add Contact.
4. Enter [wlemail] and additional information if you wish.
5. Click Save to finish.


Mozilla Thunderbird for PC

1. Click Address Book.
2. Make sure Personal Address Book is highlighted.
3. Click New Card. This will launch a New Card window that has 3 tabs: Contact, Address & Other.
4. Under Contact, enter [wlemail] and additional information if you wish.
5. Click OK to finish.


Mozilla Thunderbird for Mac

1. Click Address Book.
2. Make sure Personal Address Book is highlighted.
3. Click New Card. This will launch a New Card window that has 3 tabs: Contact, Address & Other.
4. Under Contact, enter [wlemail] and additional information if you wish.
5. Click OK to finish.


Mac Mail

1. Click Address Book.
2. Click File.
3. Click New Card.
4. Enter [wlemail] and additional information if you wish. .
5. Click Edit to finish


Outlook 2010

1. Click the Home tab.
2. Click Junk.
3. Click Junk E-mail Options.
4. Click Safe Senders.
5. Click Add.
6. Enter [wlemail] and additional information if you wish.
7. Click OK to finish.


Outlook 2007

1. Right-click on the email you received (in the list of emails).
2. Click Junk E-mail.
3. Click Add Sender to Safe Senders List to finish.


Outlook 2003

1. Open the email message from the sender you want to add to your address book.
2. Right-click Click here to download images in the gray bar at the top of the message.
3. Click Add Sender to Senders Safe List to finish.


Windows Live (Formerly Hotmail)

1. Open an email from the sender that you want to whitelist.
2. Click Add to contacts next to [wlemail] to finish.


Yahoo! Mail

1. Open the email message from the sender you want to add to your address book.
2. Click Add to contacts next to [wlemail].
3. On the Add Contact popup, add additional information if needed.
4. Click Save to finish.


iPhone Mail

1. Open the email message from the sender you want to whitelist.
2. Click the email address of the Sender.
3. Tap the “Add to Contacts” option or “Create New Contact” option.
4. Add the contact to your whitelist.


Android

1. Open the email message from the sender you want to add to your address book.
2. Tap the picture of the sender.
3. It will automatically ask if you want the add the sender to your contact list.
4. Click Save to finish.


 

Adding a contact or user to your whitelist is a useful tool to know, especially so you’re able to filter the good and bad emails to make sure you’re receiving the emails you truly interact with and want to see.

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