SmartScreen is the spam filter on a Windows 10 system, this function today, Microsoft made some adjustments, Outlook and Exchange users are affected. In Outlook and Exchange are, SmartScreen will analyze each message information in accordance with Spam Confidence Level (SCL) rating, if they are spam messages will be sent to the junk folder in Outlook. In addition SmartScreen function has been on line Edge and IE browser, malicious Web sites provide online protection for online content and downloads.
According to Microsoft official said the information, SmartScreen following main contents were adjusted
● Since November 1, 2016, Microsoft will stop publishing for Exchange Server and earlier 2016 (2013/2010/2007), Outlook 2016 for Windows and earlier versions (2013/2010/2007) and Outlook 2011 for Mac's SmartScreen spam filter updates.
● SmartScreen spam filter will be removed in a future Exchange Server and Outlook for Windows systems. (SmartScreen will no longer appear in other versions of Outlook)
● This adjustment will not have an impact SmartScreen filter in Windows, Microsoft's IE browser, Edge and online protection. Although the brand is very similar, but the two functions are technically different. SmartScreen Filter can help people from malicious websites and downloads of.
After November 1, 2016, Microsoft no longer available for Outlook and Exchange spam filter release updates. Existing SmartScreen will continue to retain the use, but Microsoft no longer provides updates. Microsoft said that this adjustment for most users, there is no impact on the e-mail experience will not have any effect or increase the chance of seeing spam. In Outlook and Exchange the SmartScreen spam filtering function will be Exchange Online Protection (EOP) in place, this is a use of Office 365 subscription Cloud mail filtering service.