ISS Information Systems & Services - how to read your spam folder

Do not open spam !

The most important thing about checking your spam folder is not to open/read any of the spam in there. By opening a spam message you may be confirming that your mail address is active. If a spammer believes you are reading their mail they will send you more !

How can I check my spam folder without opening mails ?

You can check your spam folder either in webmail or in Netscape Messenger. Please follow one set of instructions below.


You should check your spam folder at least once a week in this way. This will ensure you do not miss any real mails - false positives. It is also important to delete spam from this folder on a regular basis. Unchecked this folder could have an impact on your quota.