Sort email messages in Outlook.com

Sort your email messages in a way that's helpful to you. For example, sort by the name of the sender or the recipient, the date of the email message, its size, and other options.

  1. Select Filter at the top of your inbox.

    A screenshot of the Filter button

  2. Under Sort by, choose any option you prefer to sort your email.

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See Also

Use inbox rules in Outlook.com

Mark email as junk or block senders in Outlook.com

Organize your inbox with Archive, Sweep, and other tools in Outlook.com

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