Conclusion on Address book contacts - If you are getting complaint by your contacts address book users that they have received email from you, and you know that you didn’t send that email then there are some reasons responsible to send email to your contacts list from your email address.
I have got lots of complaints from my address book contact list user that that they are receiving emails which looks like spam emails, But i know i never send those type of emails. What can i do now? and how i can resolve this problem where they are getting regulary email from my account where i didn’t send any mails to them.
Address book contacts
There are some possibility which can cause your address book contact list user get emails from your email account. Here we will look some of the reasons and the solution regarding to that reason.
Your contact list user can get email via your email account because of your computer is affected by any virus, Here, those type of virus communicate with the email program which is associated with your computer. Those email programs can be email client running on your computer or web based email program like windows live hotmail.
If the email program is email client like outlook then the virus make connection with outlook and run the mail server in the background and get the information of the contact list of your email account which you have made in outlook or any other email client and send emails with your email address through outlook.
If you are using any web based email client and if you select “Remember Me to this computer” when you access the email address of web based email provider such as windows live hotmail then it is possible that the virus running in background get the information of the address book contact list and whenever you logged in again they will access your email account and send emails to the contact list which you have saved in your email account.
To solve this problem you can run any good anti virus or malware protection software which scan your all hard drive and delete or remove the specific virus and solve your problem.
It is possible that the email address password also known by some other person of your family or friend and he or she send emails to the contact list of your email address. Consult with your family members and friends about this issue
for solving the problem .
It is also possible that your email account has been hacked by someone and he tries to send emails to your contact list as showing you are sending emails to them. If you are in this situation then do the following steps.
- Change the email account password.
- Change the alternate email address.
- Change the security question associated with the email address.
- Contact your email provider cutomer care and tell them about the problem.
One more possiblity is that the spammers use your email address to send email to others, but you know that the specific email sent only to your contact list then it is nearly impossible that the issue is related to the spammers.