Setting up Email Filters in Outlook 2002/XP

  1. In Outlook 2002/XP, create a new folder at the top level called Spam. This is where the email marked as spam will be stored.

  2. Then create a new rule by clicking Tools in the main menu, then Rule Wizard, then New...

  3. Select Start creating a rule from a template and select Move message based on content, then under Rule Description and click the specific words link.

  4. Add two options, one for {Spam?} and one for {Definitely Spam?}

  5. Under Rule Description click on the specified folder link and select the Spam folder that you created.

  6. Then click Finish. You could also modify this rule to only check the Subject field rather than the Subject and Body.

    That's it!
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