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Old 16-04-2017, 02:13 PM   #1
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are driving me mad with those "we have picked something we think you would like" or "something special just for you" type emails, i know i can list them as spam but then i assume i will not see my bills etc, does anyone know how to stop these sales pitch type emails?

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Mark them as spam, same as I do for homebrewforum posts
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Old 16-04-2017, 02:51 PM   #3
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I did mention that in the OP -

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If i only used it occasionally i would do as you suggest.
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I was jesting but I know how much extra emails can be a pain. I actually like the emails from Amazon, I generally only look for something I actually want and the friendly reminders are just the right frequency and I sometimes buy because of them.

I have an Ebay account but don't search their much and don't log in when I search. Maybe that's a solution?
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are driving me mad with those "we have picked something we think you would like" or "something special just for you" type emails, i know i can list them as spam but then i assume i will not see my bills etc, does anyone know how to stop these sales pitch type emails?

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Go to your account settings, communication preferences, scroll down to promotions and surveys, and uncheck anything you don't want.
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Thanks i will check it out later.
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How do i stop getting notifications from here? Whenever i check my mail i have hundreds to delete.
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My account - Forum Options - Default Thread Subscription Mode
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Ebay, stuff and general crap go to Yahoo email.
Work stuff goes to Gmail.
Personal, finance and family go to ISP. I also use Mailwasher to get rid of any crap which might it's way through.
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