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Rename a folder in Outlook 2016 for Windows

After you create a folder or sub-folder you can rename it. This guide explains how.


1. Right-mouse-click on the folder you wish to rename and select Rename Folder from the available options list.

Fig 1. Rename Folder option on right-click…

Fig 1. Rename Folder option on right-click
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2. You will now be prompted to edit the name of the folder you have selected. Enter the new name and press enter on your keyboard to save.

Fig 2. Example of renaming a folder…

Fig 2. Example of renaming a folder
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