How to Help the Mac OS X Mail Junk Filter Identify Spam

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Mac OS X Mail comes with one of the best spam filters you'll find in any email program. To make it work well for you, you have to help it a bit.

Since the Bayesian-style spam filter of Mac OS X Mail relies on the type of spam as well as the type of good mail that you receive, you should tell it whenever it guesses wrong for a message. This helps to make the filter perform even better.

Help the Mac OS X Mail Junk Filter Identify Spam

To help the Mac OS X Mail junk filter identify spam by correcting its decisions: