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White List

Ensure that you continue to receive our Informative Emails

How to add us to your White List

White Listing
Many websites are involved in practices that may be considered SPAM, and as a result many Internet Service Providers (ISPs) have implemented filters and email rules to block these unsolicited emails.  Each individual ISP determines what is, and what is not considered SPAM or Junk.  This is typically done by setting various threshold levels and rules for inbound (and even outbound) emails.   Due to this, occasionally an ISP may consider our emails as junk or spam, and the email that was intended for you may be delivered directly into your junk and/or spam folder.  We would like to remind you that we do not engage in spam and that all of our newsletters and marketing emails include opt out information. 
To make sure that you receive our emails, you can "whitelist" email from the and domains.  This will ensure that emails coming from or are placed in your Inbox and that you do not miss any important notifications or opportunities. 

There maybe instances when you may not be able to whitelist our entire domain ( ( In that case we suggest that you add specific email addresses to your whitelist.

Recommended Specific Email Addressees to White List

White Listing the and Domains using Email Clients and Services
Please select the email service you use from the list below for helpful information and instructions on how to whitelist IDPC's domain and or a specific email address.

AOL (version 9.0 or higher)
In AOL, you can add the IDPC address to the "People I Know" list. To add the address,
  • Copy the "from" address from the latest IDPC mail.
  • Select the Mail menu and select Address Book
  • In the pop up box, select Add.
  • Paste the copied address/type the address required in the Other email field.
  • Make the newly added address the "Primary email address" by checking the checkbox.
  • Select Save.

AOL (version 7.0 or 8.0)
  • Select Mail in the Menu on the top of the screen.
  • Select Mail Controls.
  • The Mail Control Screen would be displayed. Select Next.
  • Select Customize Mail Controls for this Screen Name and click Next.

Version 8.0
  • You can select "Allow email from all AOL members, email addresses and domains" (allows all emails).
  • Select Next until the Save button shows up at the bottom.
  • Select Save.

Version 7.0
  • In the exclusion and inclusion parameters, include the domain


You can ask Yahoo to filter mails from IDPC to your inbox.
  • Open Yahoo mailbox.
  • Select Mail Options.
  • Select Filters.
  • Click Add Filter.
  • In the top row, labelled From Header, select contains from the pull down menu. Enter the IDPC address in the text box next to the pull down menu. (you can either give a specific IDPC email address or use or * to whitelist the domain).
  • Move down to the bottom where there is the option Move the message to. Select inbox from the pull down menu.
  • Select Add Filter button once again.


To whitelist us in Hotmail, you can add our email address to your Safe List. For that,
  • Access your Hotmail mailbox.
  • Select Options from the top right (next to Help).
  • Select Junk e-Mail Protection (the first link).
  • Select Safe List.
  • In the space provided, enter the IDPC address (you can either enter a specific email address or use * or to whitelist the domain).
  • Select Add.
  • Ensure the safe list box has the address you entered, and select Ok.
You can also add the IDPC email address to your contact list:
  • Open the most recent email from us.
  • Select the Save Address button (to the right in the line of options above the email).
  • Click Ok.


To ensure that you receive IDPC mails in your inbox, you can add the IDPC address to your contact list. And, If one of our mails has been moved to the spam folder, you can mark them Not Spam, to whitelist it.
  • Open the latest issue of the e-mail you want to whitelist.
  • There would be a few drop down options just after the date on the right hand side. Select Add sender to contact list.
  • Select contacts from the options on the left side of the Gmail Inbox.
  • Select Create Contact on the top menu.
  • Enter the IDPC address in the primary email box.
  • Select Save.
If one of our mails has been by mistake moved to the spam folder, you can prevent it happening by:
  • Selecting the Spam link - to open the spam folder.
  • Open the wrongly filtered IDPC mail.
  • Select the Not Spam button at the top of the email (right next to the delete forever).
  • Select Save.


In MSN, to whitelist our mails, you can add our mail addresses to your Safe List. This is how you do that:
  • Select Settings: Email | Junk e-mail (bottom left, just above Calendar).
  • From the E-mail settings screen, select Junk E-mail Guard.
  • Select Safe List.
  • Enter the IDPC address (you can either enter a specific email address or use * or to whitelist the domain) in the text box provided for Add people to safe list.
  • Select Add.


Outlook 2003 or higher
If you are using Outlook 2003 or higher for your emails, you can whitelist by:
  • Open the email.
  • From the list of emails, right click on the sender's email address.
  • Select Add sender to Address book.
  • Click Save and close.
Outlook Domain White Listing
  • Open email.
  • Select the drop down arrow after Contacts in the contacts section (left-hand side, below Folders).
  • Select New Contact.
  • In the E-mail addresses box, enter * (be sure to include the asterisk symbol (*) as shown).
  • Select Add and click OK.


Norton AntiSpam
AntiSpam works along with Outlook, Outlook Express, Netscape and Yahoo, MSN/Hotmail to block spam mails before it reaches your inbox. To make sure IDPC mails reach you, you can add us to your Personal Friends list or Global Friends list. Here is how you can do that:
  • Start Norton AntiSpam, select Status & Settings tab.
  • Select AntiSpam.
  • Select Configure button - right hand side bottom of the screen.
  • Select Allowed List tab - second tab on the list of tabs.
  • Select Add.
  • Enter IDPC address in the Email address box.
  • Select Ok.


McAfee Spamkiller
The McAfee Spamkiller works with Outlook, Outlook Express, Outlook 98, MSN/Hotmail to block spams. To whitelist IDPC mails,
  • Select Friends tab.
  • Select Email Address tab.
  • Select the down arrow to view Personal Friends List.
  • Select Add a Friend from the right hand side.
  • In the address box, add the IDPC address (the specific email address), and select Single e-mail address as type, and Add.
  • Select Domains.
  • In the address box, enter, choose "all users at domain" as type and click Add.
  • Select Save.


Spam Assassin
In Spam Assassin, you can whitelist IDPC in the User Preferences. To whitelist,
  • Find the spamassassin folder from your hard drive, and open it.
  • There would be a file named user_prefs. Open it with a text editor (for e.g. Notepad). If there is no such file, create it, instructions are available at
  • Make a new line in the file. On that line, enter whitelist_from, followed by the IDPC address that you wish to whitelist. To whitelist the domain, enter
  • Save and close the file.