How to Block Emails With Gmail Step By Step? [Updated 2020]

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You may block sender email address because of many reasons such as when you’re receiving large number of unwanted emails even you don’t want, the content is not relevant to you and the email address is phishing email. In this article, we will show you How to block emails with Gmail step by step with screenshot.

How to Block Emails with Gmail?

This is very painful if someone continuously disturbs you by sending email from specific email address. In that case you should block the sender email address immediately.

If you block the email address then messages will go to your Spam folder or marked as spam. Here are the simple and easy steps on How to block emails with Gmail.

Step 1: Login Gmail

Open your web browser and login into your Gmail Account.

how to block emails with gmail

Step 2: Click Inbox

After login into your Gmail account, click on Inbox (Left side).

Message inbox for How to block emails with Gmail

Step 3: Open Message

Open the message, which you want to block.  For example, I’m receiving large no of email from a specific address and I want to Block the email address.

Open message for Blocking Email

Step 4: Go to Top Right side

When you will open the email, you can see the some icon such as support, Google apps, Printer, Not starred, Reply and finally three dotted icon in the top right side.

Go to Top Right side for Blocking email

Step 5: Click three dotted icon

Now, click on the three dotted icon and you will see the different type’s option such as reply, forward, print, delete this message, report spam and block email [Sender Name].

Click three dotted icon to Blocking email

Step 6: Block email address

You need to click on the block email [Sender Name]. After clicking on that email you will see the following pop-up windows to confirm block.

Click on the Block for Blocking email

How to unblock emails with Gmail?

If you blocked someone email address by accident or any other reasons and now, you want to unblock the emails address.  In order to unblock emails with Gmail, you will follow the above steps from 1 to 4.

So, here is the process on how to unblock email address:

Step 1 to 4

Same as Previous Steps

Step 5: Click three dotted icon

Here, you will also see the same option such as reply, forward, print, delete this message, report spam and a new option unblock email [Sender Name].

Step 6: Unblock email address

Now, you need to click on the unblock email [Sender Name]. After clicking on that email you will see the following pop-up windows to confirm unblock.

Click on Unblock Button to Unblock the email address

Finally, when you blocked a sender email address to your Gmail’s list and the messages go to your Spam folder automatically. So, to blocking and unblocking an email address you will follow the above steps very carefully.

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