Where has the "Move all email from" option gone?
Where has the "Move all email from" option gone? It is no longer available under the "Move to" drop-down menu. I used to be able to open an email message, choose "Move to", then choose "Move all email from", it would auto-fill the sender from the selected message, then I would select a folder, and it would sweep my inbox and move all emails from that sender to a folder. I no longer see that option. The "Sweep" option only gives an option to delete. Very frustrating!
Hi all – Thanks again for reporting this issue! I also wanted to let you know that it is now fixed, and everyone should be able to see Move All when they click on the Move button.
Hope this helps, and keep the feedback coming!
In the non-beta, the MOVE ALL FROM does not work, and in the beta, it seems to have disappeared completely.
Stephan S. R. commented
New "Beta" Outlook missing the option to "Move all email from.."
doesnt have the option of "move all emails from... (always) to folder"
Larry G commented
The "Move To" feature on the new beta version is not as good as the previous version. There needs to be an option for alphabetical listing. This is really a problem if you have a lot of folders, because there is too much scrolling to find seldom used ones. At least alphabetical listing is more intuitive and faster.
It appears that the 'Move All' option has been removed from the Junk Folder area. That function, for me, is vital.
Anatole Bozzolini commented
In the beta version I miss the option by hovering over a mail that you can delete all or move all etc.
Jeffrey Gersbach commented
Should be able to Move all emails from selected email addresses in in box to a specific folder. This function existed in previous version. Liked it even better when it was part of Sweep function
I no longer see an option to "Move All" selected emails to a folder, with options of how to move them.
I can set up rules for what to keep and what gets moved to a folder.
New Outlook.com Beta.
Bring back the simple Move to -
Sweep - Rule creation menu selection as in the original outlook.com. This how I can do all of the above when I get a new email in my inbox that doesn't have sweep rule....
> Select email
> Click on "Move to"
> Click on "Move all email from ..."
> Select "Move all messages from the Inbox folder and any future messages"
> Select folder
> Click "Move all"
Email message has now moved to the new folder and sweep rule created for future emails in one. Now in the new beta version I need to do this in a two-step process by clicking on menu �Create Rule� function and then �Move to� function
I still miss the Move all feature in the beta version
Bring back the "move all" feature that was under the "move to" drop down, allowing you to click on an email and move all of the emails from that sender to a specified folder. Without it, organizing my inbox has become extremely tedious!
I like the looks and the updates in the Beta version. The reason I switched back to the older version was that I like to organize emails and in the Move" drop down. I can't seem to find the options under the "Move All" option. Such as:
Move all email from..
Move all except latest message.
In the old version, I was able to move all emails from the same sender into the same folder. I would just choose an email, then click the "move to" drop down and there would be an option to "move all email from." I would click on that then choose the folder and all of the emails from the same sender would be in the folder I chose. This was an exceptionally helpful feature - especially when I would let my inbox get out of control. I could move these to a folder, then quickly scan to see which ones were important, then delete or move them as needed. Please add this feature back in!
Jesse Downing commented
Outlook web has been incredibly annoying and difficult to use since it took away my ability to select all the e-mails in my inbox and move them to the folder of my choice. I despise having to open a separate e-mail client, download thousands of e-mails, and then wait over 15 minutes to move them all and have that change be universally acknowledged. PLEASE give me back this ability. I have used outlook for 8 years; this is all that I ask.
Can't easily find out how to move all new emails to a specified box. Went back to old version to update rules.
I can not move all messages from one folder to another.
To better organize our messages, it would be best to allow the free movement of emails between folders, including the option to move them all.
The only thing I do not like is not being able to have a certain email (subscriptions) permanently moved to a certain folder of mine ("Ads"). Add that assistance from the original to the beta and you've got a winner.
I would like to move a message to an assigned folder after I read it so I would use"move all" after I have read the messages. I don't see that feature in the new version.
i am not see older and beta version having an option after selecting all mails Move to Folder_Name after selecting all mails move to option was hide please fix it
and problem in selecting mails some times pressing ctrl+ALt for selecting all mails inbox/junk folder only select few
Please fix it we want select all mails and want an option move to,not junk,junk,..... other available all option in both junk and inbox folder
Managing received e-mails is not as good as before. You can no longer move all e-mails from one source and move them all to a specific folder in one go.