How to Turn Focused Inbox On for an iPhone

Focused Inbox sorts your email to help you focus on what matters most. It separates your inbox into two tabs - Focused and Other. Your most important messages appear on the Focused tab, and the rest are moved to the Other tab.

NOTE: Mail apps may look different across different devices, and these instructions may not exactly match the options you see. Use these steps as a guide or consult the manufacturer’s guide for your device.

1. Open the Outlook app on your iPhone.

Outlook app. 2. Tap the Menu icon in the upper left and then Settings (gear icon) lower left.

Outlook menu 3. Tap the Focused Inbox slider to turn On.

Add account menu 4. In your inbox, your emails are separated into the two tabs.

Outlook inbox



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