Add names to your Safe Senders List


If the Junk E-mail Filter mistakenly marks an e-mail message as junk, you can add the sender of that message to the Safe Senders List. E-mail addresses and domain names that appear in the Safe Senders List are never treated as junk. Email Support and Outlook Support provided by certified technician..

1. On the Tools menu, click Options.
2. On the Preferences tab, under E-mail, click Junk E-mail.
3. Click the Safe Senders tab.
4. Click Add.
5. In the Enter an e-mail address or Internet domain name to be added to the list box, enter the name or address that you want to add. For example, you can add the following types of addresses:
6. Click OK.

If you want all of your Contacts to be considered safe senders, select the Also trust e-mail from my Contacts check box. Some people whom you correspond with may not be listed in your Contacts. If you want all such people to be considered as safe senders, select the Automatically add people I e-mail to the Safe Senders List check box. For more information, If is turned on (the default setting), messages from or to e-mail addresses or domain names that are in the Safe Senders List and the Safe Recipients List will be treated as exceptions, and external content (such as pictures) won't be blocked. An exception is made when the Permit downloads in e-mail messages from senders and to recipients defined in the Safe Senders and Safe Recipients Lists used by the Junk E-mail filter check box in the Automatic Picture Download Settings dialog box is cleared.
If you have existing lists of safe names and addresses, you can move that information into Outlook by saving the list as a text (.txt) file that has one entry per line, and then importing the list. For more information, see Import e-mail addresses into your Junk E-mail Filter Lists.
To quickly add a sender, domain name, or mailing list name to the Safe Senders List, right-click a message from a source that you consider safe. On the shortcut menu, point to Junk E-mail, and then click Add Sender to Safe Senders List or Add Sender's Domain ( to Safe Senders List.
To remove a name from the Safe Senders List, on the Safe Senders tab, click the name that you want to remove, and then click Remove.
To change a name in the Safe Senders List, on the Safe Senders tab, click the name that you want to change, and then click Edit.
If you are using a Microsoft Exchange account, all of the names and e-mail addresses that are in your organization's address book (also known as the Global Address List) are automatically considered safe.