Using the Antispam Toolbar of your Trend Micro Security

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  • Last Updated:Sep. 26, 2018 5:22 AM (PST)
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  • Using the Trend Micro Antispam Toolbar | Trend Micro Security

The Trend Micro Antispam Toolbar automatically filters unwanted and fraudulent messages into a special Spam Mail folder, which you can periodically check for any legitimate messages misidentified as spam.

This article teaches you how to enable and use the Trend Micro Antispam Toolbar on Outlook and Outlook Express.


The Antispam Toolbar supports the following Email Protocols:

 

  • POP3
  • SMTP
  • Exchange
The Antispam Toolbar supports the following Email Clients:

 

OS PlatformMail Client
Windows 10, 32/64 bit Outlook 2003(x32) , 2007(x32) and 2010(x32/x64), Outlook 2013(x32/x64), Outlook 2016(x32/x64)
Windows 8.1,  32/64 bit Outlook 2003(x32) , 2007(x32) and 2010(x32/x64), Outlook 2013(x32/x64), Outlook 2016(x32/x64)
Windows 7,  32/64 bit Outlook 2003(x32) , 2007(x32) and 2010(x32/x64), Outlook 2013(x32/x64), Outlook 2016(x32/x64)

 

Activating the Antispam Toolbar


To activate the Antispam Toolbar, do the following:

  1. Close your Outlook or Outlook Express program.
  2. Open your Trend Micro Security software main console by doing any of the following:
    • Double-click the Trend Micro desktop shortcut.
    • Double-click the Trend Micro icon on the system tray, found on the bottom-right corner.
  3. Click Settings (gear-like icon) to open the Protection Settings window.

    Settings

  4. Click Internet & Email Controls.

    Internet and Email Controls

  5. Click Spam & Emailed Files.

    Spam and Emailed Files

  6. Tick Filter out unsolicited advertisements and other unwanted email messages.

    Tick Filter Out Advertisements

  7. Click Apply, then click OK.

 

Configuring the Antispam Toolbar


To configure the Antispam toolbar, do the following:

  1. Open your email application.
  2. Click the Trend Micro icon > Settings. The Settings window should appear.

    Outlook Settings

  3. Click the settings you want to configure.
    Expand All
    Spam Email Filter
    Email Link Filter
    Approved Senders List
    Blocked Senders List
    Blocked Languages List
    Advanced Settings