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How to add scour.com to your white list

Select your email provider for instructions.


I use AOL:

If you're using AOL, you can ensure that your scour.com correspondence is delivered to your Inbox by setting your Mail Controls. Here's how:

For AOL webmail:

  • Log in to your webmail.
  • Click on "settings."
  • Click on "spam controls"
  • Under "Spam Filters by Address" select "Custom" from the drop down button.
  • Click on "allow mail from."
  • Type in "scour.com"
  • Click on the "green + button."

For AOL clients:

  • Go to Keyword Mail Controls.
  • Select the screen name we're sending your scour.com emails to.
  • Click Customize Mail Controls For This Screen Name.

For AOL version 9.0: You need to add our sending address to your "People I Know" list.

  • Open your latest scour.com email.
  • Click the Add Address button (over on the right) to add to your "People I Know" list.

For AOL version 8.0: Select Allow eMail from all AOL members, email addresses and domains.

  • Click Next until the Save button shows up at the bottom.
  • Click Save.


I use Gmail:

Having trouble receiving Scour account notifications? Not a problem, all you have to do is follow the steps below:

If you are having issues with Gmail deliverability:

  • Log into your Gmail account
  • Go to the "settings" tab.
  • Click on "Filters."
  • Click "Create a new filter."
  • Under the "from" section, type "@scour.com" (not including the quotation marks).
  • Click "Next Step."
  • Select "Never send it to Spam."
  • Click "Create Filter" and your done!


I use Hotmail:

If you are using Hotmail, you can ensure that scour.com email is delivered to your Inbox by adding our "From" address to your Safe List. Here's how:

  • Click the Options tab.
  • Select Safe List. (It's under the heading Mail Handling.)
  • In the space provided, enter the address in the "From" line of your most recent scour.com email.
  • Click Add.
  • When you see the address you entered in the Safe List box, click OK.


I use Yahoo:

To ensure that your scour.com email is delivered to your Yahoo Inbox (not the Bulk Mail folder), you can instruct Yahoo to filter it to your Inbox. Here's how:

  • Open your Yahoo mailbox.
  • Click Mail Options.
  • Click Filters.
  • Next, click Add Filter.
  • In the top row, labeled From header: make sure contains is selected in the pull-down menu.
  • Click in the text box next to that pull-down menu, then enter the address in the "From" line of your most recent @scour.com or enter @scour.com.
  • At the bottom, where it says Move the message to:, select Inbox from the pull-down menu.
  • Click the Add Filter button again.