Office 365 (Outlook 2013) - Turn on or off a rule

Important: By February 28, 2017, Office 2013 version Office 365 ProPlus is no longer available for installation with an Office 365 subscription. Microsoft will no longer push any updates to Office 2013 suite of applications. Please see the following document for further details: Office 365 - Microsoft Office 2013 path to retirement.

Rules are created in Microsoft Outlook 2013 to keep your Inbox organized. For example, all messages from a specific sender can be moved to a specified folder.

To turn on or off a rule, do the following:

  1. Click the File tab.
  2. Click Manage Rules & Alerts.
  3. In the Rules and Alerts dialog box, on the Email rules tab, select or clear the check box next to the rule (rule: One or more automatic actions taken on e-mail messages and meeting requests that meet certain conditions, along with any exceptions to those conditions. Rules are also referred to as filters.).

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Keywords:microsoft office 365 2013 client outlook help mail calendaring overview messages searching rules filters o365 inbox filtering inbox   Doc ID:32590
Owner:Ara M.Group:Office 365
Created:2013-08-07 13:07 CDTUpdated:2017-06-08 13:23 CDT
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