Receiving and Viewing E-mails
4.6. How Can I View My E-mail?
By default, Outlook displays the Outlook Today pane when started. From here you can display your e-mail by clicking the Inbox link, which takes you to your Inbox (see FAQ 4.17 to find out how to display different folders on the Outlook Today screen). In addition, you can always change to Mail view in your Navigation Pane by pressing Ctrl 1 or clicking the Outlook Go menu and then selecting the Mail option.
4.7. How Do I Specify Which Folder Is Displayed When Outlook Starts?
Most people prefer to have Outlook display the Inbox when the application is started. The following instructions enable you to specify which folder—including the Inbox—you would like to be displayed when you start ...