Show Folders button on the left side of the Hotmail window. (Folders
may already be showing. You should have four already there). The
Inbox folder is where your incoming mail is sent. Sent messages is
where the messages you send are stored if you choose that option. The
Drafts folder is where mail you are not finished writing can be stored if
you click Save Draft when you are in the middle of the message. The
Trash Can folder is where you can retrieve deleted messages if you make a
mistake in deleting one. NOTE: Hotmail staff cleans out your trash
can twice a day.
To create a
new folder Click Create Folder.
Click in the
New Folder Name text box and type Funniest Mail (or a folder name of your
name of your new folder to go to this folder. It should say
"There are no messages in this folder."
Now we are
going to move messages into our new folder.
Click on the
checkbox next to each of the messages. Click in the checkbox of two
messages you find the funniest (or whichever messages you would like to
move). Select a folder location from the drop-down combo box to the
right of the Put in Folder button (use the downward-pointing arrow to view
folders). Clicking on this folder will automatically move the
message. Hotmail will tell you the messages have been moved
Click on the
Folder to see the list of messages in that folder.