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Ignore a Conversation - Outlook Desktop

2019

Ignore a Conversation - Outlook Desktop

 

You have the ability to keep unwanted conversations or emails out of your Inbox by using the Ignore feature in Outlook. Ignoring a conversation automatically removes the message from your Inbox and puts it into your Deleted Items folder.

A Conversation is a thread of email responses with the same Subject. Ignoring conversations in Outlook will also remove the replies/responses by others that may be on the email thread.

This article will walk you through how to use the Ignore feature in the Outlook Desktop version. 

If you are using the web version of Outlook, please view the following knowledgebase article:

Ignore a Conversation - Office 365 Outlook

 

1. Open Outlook.

 
2. Locate and click the email message/conversation you want to ignore until it is highlighted.  

3. Click the Ignore icon located in the Home tab under the Delete section.  

4. A pop-up window will appear asking if you are sure you want to ignore the conversation you selected and inform you that the conversation will be moved to your Deleted Items folder. 

Click Ignore Conversation.

 

5. Now all conversations/emails related to this subject will be automatically placed in your Deleted Items folder.   
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