Enable Phishing Email Protection in MS Outlook

Microsoft Office is the trusted software in the market. With this software, you can work as a professional as it helps the user in many ways. To use this software, it does not require any knowledge of programming language. This well known software can be installed through office.com/setup. It is best for the gadgets like Window OS, Mac, Computers, Laptops and Android Phones. MS Office includes application like Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook etc. As you all know that phishing emails are hard to detect so MS Outlook gives protection from phishing emails. In this blog, you will read how to enable phishing email protection in MS Outlook.

How to Enable Phishing Email Protection in MS Outlook?

For this, first you have to go to the Home tab and then in the Delete group, you have to select Junk option. After this, you have to select Junk E-mail Options. Now you have to select Low option if you want to filter obvious junk email messages. Then you have to select High option to filter out the large quantity of junk emails. But sometimes, High level of junk email protection put some safe messages to the Junk Email folder. After this, you have to select Safe Lists Only so that the messages which come from your Safe Senders lists only go to the Inbox. And the other messages go to the Junk Email folder. Here you have to select Permanently delete suspected junk email instead of moving it to the Junk Email folder so that the malicious email get deleted you’re your device. After this, you have to Select Warn me about suspicious domain names in email addresses just to get extra protection from phishing messages. At the end, you have to select OK button when you complete the process.

How to Report Phishing Messages to Microsoft?

You can send the report to Microsoft about the phishing messages so that they can improve spam filters. For this, first you have to select the suspicious message. And then go to the Home tab and then you have to select the Junk option. Now you have to select Report as Phishing, if you a suspicion about the message which you get is a phishing email or you can also select Report as Junk, if the email which you get is a regular spam email.

What will Happen If Report Phishing is Missing?

You can enable the add-in if Report Phishing option is missing. To enable it, first you have to go to the File tab. Then you have to select Options. Now in the Options dialog box, you have to select the Add-ins tab. After this, in the Inactive Applications list, you have to select Microsoft Junk Email Reporting Add-in. Then you have to select the Manage dropdown arrow, just to choose Com Add-ins. After this, you have to select Go option. Here you have to select the checkbox of the Microsoft Junk Email Reporting Add-in. At the end, you have to click on OK button to enable the add-in and also to restore the Report Junk options.

If you are still facing any kind of issues, then you can contact to the customer care executive of MS Office through www.office.com/setup.

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