Report Spam Email to Microsoft

Posted On May 29, 2014
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Overview

This document details the steps to report spam emails to Microsoft form a Mac or Windows computer, as well as using your online account.

Content

Report Spam Email to Microsoft

Report Spam Email to Microsoft Online

  1. Sign in to your Campus Email.
  2. In your inbox:
    1. Click New Email
    2. Drag the spam email into the blank space at the message body
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  3. In your email:
    1. Enter abuse@messaging.microsoft.com as the recipient
    2. Copy and paste the subject of the spam email into your email’s Subject field
    3. Click Send
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Report Spam Email to Microsoft for Windows

  1. In your Outlook Client, create a new email.
  2. Click Attach File and then click Outlook Item.
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  3. Select the Spam Email and click OK.
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  4. In your email:
    1. Enter abuse@messaging.microsoft.com as the recipient.
    2. Copy and Paste the subject of the spam email into your email’s Subject field.
    3. Click Send.
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Report Spam Email to Microsoft for Mac

  1. In your Outlook Client, create a new email.
  2. Select the spam email and click Attachment.
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  3. If not already populated, copy and paste the subject of the spam email into your email’s Subject field.
  4. Enter abuse@messaging.microsoft.com as the recipient, and then click Send.
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Help

If you have questions or need technical assistance, please contact the IS&T Help Center at help@gsu.edu, or 404-413-HELP (404-413-4357).

 
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