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Creating a New Mail Rule in Windows Mail
Last Updated: Wed, 22 Apr 2015 > Related Articles
Learn how to create a new mail rule in Windows Mail.
In the New Mail Rule window, under 1. Select the Conditions for your rule, click which conditions boxes you want to control.
In this example, Where the From line contains people is selected.
Under 2. Select the Actions for your rule, click boxes to choose which actions you want the rule to perform.
- In this example, Move it to the specified folder is selected.
- Under 3. Rule Description (click on an underlined value to edit it), the new commands that have been set up for this email rule display. If a new command can be edited, it displays as a link in underlined blue text.
In the Select People window, enter the email account user name to be redirected to the new folder, then click Add.
In this example, John Doe is entered.
In the Move window, under Move the item(s) to the selected folder, select the folder where the redirected emails should go, then click OK.
To create a new folder where the emails should be redirected, click on New Folder.
Note: To set up additional e-mail rules, repeat steps 1 through 11.