Anti Spam Tool for Nod32 V5 AV only

Discussion in 'ESET NOD32 Antivirus/Smart Security Beta' started by Escalader, Sep 10, 2011.

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  1. Escalader

    Escalader Registered Member


    I have the AV only NOT smart security.

    Are there tools you guys can suggest that will help me with Spam?

    I recall that I had PC tools anti spam years ago. It was integrated with MS Outlook I think.
  2. piranha

    piranha Registered Member

    First, not sure it is the right place here to ask this question. May be here or here.

    wich window ?
    wich e-mail client ? want to keep this one or you are open to change ?
  3. Escalader

    Escalader Registered Member

    Thanks I looked for anti spam forum wasn't sure either.

    Answers to your questions are:

    1) windows 7 ultimate 64 bit
    2) I use MS Outlook 2010 and the ISP's yahoo based server as well
    3) I am always open to change if there is a solid rationale for change.
  4. 4L3X

    4L3X Registered Member

    Use windows live mail and its got very good anti spam built into it and you dont need any plugins or extra software :cautious:
  5. piranha

    piranha Registered Member

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  6. Donny

    Donny Registered Member

    Over the past year, I've shifted loyalties to MailWasher Pro 2011 and find this standalone anti-SPAM program to be much more advanced and customizable than any other integrated solution I've ever used. :thumb:
  7. Escalader

    Escalader Registered Member

    Links please, TY
  8. Escalader

    Escalader Registered Member

    Thanks a lot. Especially for the links.

    One real quick question can I use my email address as is or do I have to change it?

    If this seems a dumb question for me what can I say?:)
  9. piranha

    piranha Registered Member

    i forgot Mailwasher, it is very good. I used it some years ago. But now, Opera browser and Mail can do what FF, Outlook/Thunderbird and Mailwasher did for me before, in just one and only apps.


    you can set account in Opera Mail with your actual isp email adress and servers and yahoo email adress, gmail adress...... no problem. Have a look to Opera Mail tutorial
    Last edited: Sep 12, 2011
  10. Escalader

    Escalader Registered Member

    I will, what about Chrome? Is it in the same league on Spam prevention?
    In your view of course!
  11. dmaasland

    dmaasland Registered Member

    No, Chrome is a browser, not an antispam solution :).
  12. Escalader

    Escalader Registered Member

    Of course :eek:

    What I should have asked in better language is does Chrome have an antispam function with it! :D
  13. piranha

    piranha Registered Member

    same response, spam is received by mail so only email client should have antispam fonction, not browser.
  14. Donny

    Donny Registered Member

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  15. Escalader

    Escalader Registered Member

    When I'm on the "new" yahoo mail used by my current ISP this is a email client that just happens to be running on the ISP setup.

    Yet it has the anti-spam tool/function and filter rules I can set up.

    I have MS Outlook as you say it is NOT a browser and they (M$) just updated their junk mail filter.
  16. piranha

    piranha Registered Member

    your yahoo mail is received by yahoo web site showed in your browser. That is not the same process of a email client in your pc that (send and) receive by itself all email and have to analyse them for spam.
  17. toxinon12345

    toxinon12345 Registered Member

    In other words, they dont use e-mail protocols.
  18. Escalader

    Escalader Registered Member

    Exactly! So I can if so inclined go to the ISP yahoo based email and read and delete and detect/scrap all the spam that slips through their screen.

    Then I can download only the mail I want to store on my personal box!
  19. trjam

    trjam Registered Member

    I use Windows Mail internal. After setting it at low for awhile then ticking to permantly delete junk mail, it works as well, if not better, then all of the rest. I swear Esets has yet to label anything as spam.
  20. piranha

    piranha Registered Member

    mailwasher can do the same job.

    Very rare spam here. Analyse why you got some to prevent.
  21. Escalader

    Escalader Registered Member

    You are right.... why do I get any spam?

    my feeling at the moment is it is time to decommission my main addy.
    as well I am increasing my use of disposable addy'd
  22. piranha

    piranha Registered Member

    o_O what means "addy". Explain please.
  23. Escalader

    Escalader Registered Member

    sorry short form used here for email address:cool:
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