This semester is all about keeping head above water with better organization strategies–and this not just for my students. So last semester I thought: ‘If I set up more rules for incoming messages I will have better control of the onslaught of information coming through each day.’
So Happy Dance for
My colleague explains how to set them up. In case you are a bit of a technophobe.
Nice thought … if you actually check them!
Now setting up rules is easy–remembering to check them when your brain runs on the attention span of a squirrel that ate fermented berries (long story it was before the time of smart phones) is not.
But I found really easy instruction on how to do this
Direct Link Folders in Outlook to Desktop
The only problem I had was the last step. It all worked fine until ‘Inbox’ but it would not take the actual sub-folder. So I renamed the sub-folder into a one-word term and it worked.
Once it is set up you can rename the folder into anything you find useful. Thank you provider of the information: Hail to thy helpfulness!