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Delete a folder in Outlook 2011

This guide explains how to delete a folder.


This guide is aimed at...

  • Staff


In this example, we will create a new folder at the top level of your account.

1. Highlight the folder you wish to delete and select the Delete button. Your folder should now be moved to the Deleted Items folder.

Fig 1. Location of the Delete option
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