Split Up From A Partner – You May Need To Take Action

Not all relationships last forever and many will share their passwords , logon details , account details with their partners in life.

So what do you do when things go wrong and your partner has known all your passwords and logins for your devices and accounts.

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Using Outlook And Getting Lots Of Junk – Have A look At Your Settings

Many people still use Outlook for their emails and get many junk emails coming through but have not taken the time to adjust their junk email settings.

When I visit clients they have never altered their junk email settings as it is usually at the default setting of No Automatic Filtering.

There are however other settings that you can choose which will be far better at capturing Junk

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What To Do About Spam – Junk Email – Stop It Before It Lands On My Device

There are 2 initial ways for people to try and stop spam or unwanted emails from appearing on your devices. Filter them after they arrive  on your computer / tablet / smartphone- this means tagging them as spam or junk and moving them to a spam folder. This does mean they will arrive on your computer / tablet / smartphone , then you have to do something about them. Filter them before they arrive on your computer / tablet / smartphone which means doing it at your internet service providers online email page ( webmail ).This means they will not appear on your computers / smartphone / tablet inbox. This does take time to work as you have to train the email client to recognise the unwanted emails and delete them. However doing it at your ISP webmail page means them not being downloaded to your device where you have to do a local actioning of junk and spam email as in point 1. If you are being undated with junk / spam emails you could let Google and Gmail handle your email as they can filter out all your junk / spam emails ( there is still some training to… Read More

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Split Up From A Partner – Time to Change Passwords

Not all relationships last forever and many will share their passwords with their partners in life. So what do you do when things go wrong and your partner has known all your passwords and logins for your devices and accounts. You should change passwords on the following : Email accounts Social media Gmail if you are an Android user Apple ID if you are an iPhone user Change your security questions for any account Check to make sure that your phone number is used for 2 factor authentication Also in many cases if the split has not gone well you may consider not using social media for a while.

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Control Your Email With Rules & Labels

Email can be frustrating when your inbox fills with emails you did not want and will never read from the same people / businesses / organisations that you just end up deleting. If you run Outlook or Gmail you can create rules for Outlook and Labels for Gmail so that you never see those emails and they just appear in a spam folder or the deleted folder. The following are 2 articles that will help you understand how to achieve a better inbox How to use Outlook rules to easily organise your inbox Understanding Gmail – Inbox management 

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