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  1. Access your Gmail.
  2. Search for the link Create a filter, and click it (it's in small leters, next to the "Search the Web" button.
  3. In the "To:" place, enter the email address of the group (mailing list), e.g.,
  4. Click "Next Step >>"
  5. Select "Skip the Inbox"
  6. Select "Apply the label" and choose the label. (create one by "New label..." if you want a new one)
  7. Click "Create Filter"

You should see, The label "cans" was created.

Now, the email of that group won't disturb your normal communications.

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