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PayPal receipt going to spam in Gmail

Posted on 2011-02-16
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Every now and then I have a PayPal receipt go to the spam folder in Gmail.  Does anyone know how I can put a stop to this?  The email subject will be "Instant payment received", and Gmail thinks it's a phony, but I check my PayPal and the money is there.
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by:treetop3
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Hey,

You can Whitelist the email address, have a read of this:

http://www.googletutor.com/how-to-whitelist-in-gmail/

Regards,
TT
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I don't know who is going to send a payment though.  I think I fixed it by creating a filter where if the subject line says "Instant Payment" never send to spam.
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That will work, remember to check you Spam folder every so often to make sure legitimate mails aren't getting stopped, and create another filter for those mails,

Glad I could help
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It worked
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