Outlook - Creating Space

Manage the size of your mailbox by using any or all of the following methods:

Related KBs:
Outlook - Prevent .ost File Errors 
Outlook - Sharing Your Calendar 
Outlook - Checking Storage Space 
Outlook - Configuring Out of Office Replies 
Outlook - Forward an Email as an Attachment 
Outlook - Attachment and Recipient Limits 


Empty deleted items
Empty junk mail
Delete attachments
Delete by size


Method 1: Empty Deleted Items
1. From the Home tab, right-tap Deleted Items.

Deleted items

2. Select Empty folder.


Method 2: Empty Junk Mail
1. From the Home tab, right-tap Junk Email.

Junk mail

2. Select Empty folder.


Method 3: Delete Attachments
1. First, sort the emails by their attachments. Then, select Attachments.

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2. Open an email with an attachment.

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3. Select the drop down arrow on the attachment.

4. Select Remove Attachment.

To save the document that is being deleted:

1. First, sort the emails by their attachments. Then, select Attachments.
2. Open an email with an attachment.
3. Select the drop down arrow on the attachment.

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4. Select Save As and save to the computer.

5. Then, select Remove Attachment.


Method 4: Delete by Size
1. First, sort the emails by their size. Then, select Size.

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2. Delete emails that are no longer of any use.