O'Reilly logo

Outlook Answer Book, The: Useful Tips, Tricks, and Hacks for Microsoft Outlook® 2003 by Brian Delahunty, Tom Archer

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Search Folders

9.11. What Is a Search Folder?

A search folder isn't really a folder at all. It's more of a cross between a folder and a custom view. Search folders are created by saving the search criteria specified in a find operation so that the criteria doesn't have to be manually specified each time you want to perform a particular search. You specify the conditions of the search, such as all tasks of a given category that have been performed in the past week, and save that search as a search folder. Outlook then automatically keeps that folder updated per your search criteria.

9.12. How Can I Customize the Standard Search Folders?

By default, Outlook installs three search folders that provide you with very useful predefined search conditions ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required