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Antispam / Exception

In this 'Antispam/Exception' tab, you can filter unnecessary emails by the email header information of subject, sender's mail software, date or character code set (language). These are useful to remove the SPAM mails.

The incoming mails that have specified words in each header information will be processed according to the mode you chose at the previous page "Filters".

SPAM Filter: Don't forward email which has the specified conditions.

These options can be used to filter SPAM emails which has a diagnostic character of email headers. ForwardMail can filter SPAM emails which has the conditions you specify. A lot of spams are sent by using BCC destination header or by using special software which can sent out to many address at a time. For example, if you use the option "No MY ADDRESS in 'To:' or 'Cc:' header", you can filter the emails sent by BCC.

* Be sure that these option can be used only when you chose the "Filtering Mode a)" in the previous "Filters" tab.

Prohibit bouncing mail:

Don't forward emails from the destination (Forward To:) address
If this option is checked, you can filter mails from the destination (Forward To:) address which you specified at "Server" preference.

Don't forward emails sent from me
If this option is checked, you can filter mails from your address which you specified at "Server" preference.

Use SPAM Exception 'From:' Address: (Always forwarded)

This option can be used to exclude the filtering process by sender's 'From:' address. If the string in the box would match the sender's address, the email will always be forwarded. ( The Filters and (2) settings will be ignored. )
You can specify multiple words by inserting space letter between each words.For example, if you enter '@nifty.com' in the box, all of emails that have 'nifty.com' as the domain name will be always forwarded.

Configuration of all filter functions

The "Filters" "Antispam / Exception" setting screens are processed as shown below, and the mail to be finally forwarded is selected.