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Drag and Drop Messages - Outlook
How to drag and drop e-mail messages from your inbox to other mail folders. 
Quick Links to sections in this article: 
Create New Folder       Move Individual Messages 
Move Group of Adjacent Messages       Move Several, Non-adjacent Messages 

Create New Folder
Step 1:Open Outlook and select your Inbox. Step 2:To create a new folder, right click on the Inbox and choose New Folder...

Step 3:Name the folder, then click outside the text box to save it.

Move Individual Messages
Step 1:Select the message that you would like to move from your inbox to another folder.

Step 2:
Click, hold, and drag the message from the inbox to the folder. Release your mouse button. You may do this for all individual messages.


Move Group of Adjacent Messages
Step 1:Select the first message in the group, hold down the [Shift] key, then click the last message in the group.

Step 2:
Click, hold, and drag the group on the other folder. Release your mouse button.



Move Several Non-adjacent Messages
Step 1:Select the first message, hold down the [Ctrl] key, then click all other messages you would like to include.

Step 2:Click, hold, and drag the selected messages to the other folder. Release your mouse button.

 


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