What causes the [SPAM] insertion in the subject of many of my emails?

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Mail' started by BCJOHNSON, Mar 13, 2007.

  1. BCJOHNSON

    BCJOHNSON Guest

    My apologies if this has been discussed and answered. Just hooked up to this
    newsgroup and didn't see a thread on this subject. I have my McAfee
    Spamkiller disabled but still get this "[SPAM]" insertion at the beginning
    of many non spam emails. Anyway to prevent it? Is it caused by Windows Mail
    settings? Just got the Vista computer a week ago so have only used Windows
    Mail for the past week.
    Would appreciate any insights.
    BCJ
    St. Thomas, Ontario
     
    BCJOHNSON, Mar 13, 2007
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  2. BCJOHNSON

    Peter Foldes Guest

    Get rid of McAfee altogether. It is a cause for many problems with Windows Mail
     
    Peter Foldes, Mar 14, 2007
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  3. You need to uninstall any McAfee product as they cause big troubles. See
    www.oehelp.com/OETips.aspx#3

    But that is not what puts the [SPAM] in there. That is on the server side
    and you can adjust that on the mail server web interface usually. Check
    with your mail provider.

    steve
     
    Steve Cochran, Mar 14, 2007
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