How to block unwanted mail and social media posts FAQ

Management of unwanted emails and social media items

Occasionally, members of the SPH community contact the Helpdesk to request assistance with blocking junk mail senders or to report nuisance or harassing behavior on email or social media.  There are many self-service steps that you can take immediately to lessen the impact of the unwanted email and posts.

If the unwanted conduct is harassing in nature and poses a potential danger to you, we encourage you to immediately contact Harvard University Police at 617-495-1212.  More information on forms of harassment protected by Massachusetts General Laws may be found at:

Instructions to help you with specific technologies may be found below:

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