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How to check that SpamAssassin is working fine?
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To make sure that SpamAssassin is working fine, check the following points:
Make sure that the SpamAssassin service is running at Tools & Settings > Services Management.
Make sure that the Switch on spam filtering for this email address option is enabled at Domains > example.com > Email Addresses > email@example.com > Spam Filter tab.
CONFIG_TEXT: spamd: spamd: identified spam (1000.0/7.0) for firstname.lastname@example.org:110 in 6.1 seconds, 3926 bytes.
If all the above steps are successful - SpamAssassin is working fine.
It is possible to improve the accuracy of SpamAssassin spam detection, if SpamAssassin spam filter is switched on for an email account and the access is performed using the IMAP protocol. To improve the accuracy of spam detection:
Access your mailbox with webmail or a mail client program on your computer.
Review the messages in your Inbox folder.
Manually move all spam messages to the Spam folder. This will make the SpamAssassin spam filter recognize spam more efficiently.