Turn on or off a rule

Rules are created in Outlook 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.

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