Verizon Support
Verizon Support

In-Home Agent Close

Try the In-Home Agent

Have it? Use it!

Need it? Get it!

Fast, easy 24/7 solutions- right on your desktop.

Customers With Disabilities
Home

High Speed Internet

Creating mail filters with Outlook Express 5 - 6 on Windows® To Create Rules with Outlook Express:

  1. Start Outlook Express.
  2. From the Tools menu, select Message Rules.
  3. Select Mail.
  4. The New Mail Rule dialog box will display.
  5. Select the condition(s) that will trigger this rule.
By creating Outlook Express email rules, you can:
  1. Draw attention to selected emails.
  2. Organize emails based on sender.
  3. Organize emails based on subject.
  4. Automatically delete spam.

When a condition is selected, additional information is displayed in the Rule Description section.

Most conditions require additional information and will display a blue hyperlink. Click on the blue link to further define the conditions that will identify how this email will be processed.

For example, if you want to provide special processing for all emails from your husband/wife, you would select "Where the From line contains people" and click on the "contains people" link in the Rule Description section to select your husband/wife from your Address Book. [Show Movie Clip]


Next
See Also: Using Message Rules in Outlook Express Tutorial
Email & More Printable Instructions
Privacy SettingsAccept CookiesAccept Cookies SolutionDesc2=16732;;SeeAlsoLinks=18448,18590;SolutionDesc1=16794,16797,16800,16793
Verizon SignIn Alerts

Sign in

 

for personalized, convenient support

Did you know?

Many equipment problems can be fixed in less than
5 minutes!

Make sure your equipment is plugged in and that the power is working in the rest of your house

 

Shop FiOS

  • FiOS Internet
  • FiOS TV
  • FiOS Digital Voice
  • FiOS Deals

Account & Services

Email, News & TV

  • Check Email
  • Announcements

Support Tools