Receiving Messages

Outlook for PC

This section outlines how to retrieve and identify your new email messages in the Outlook 2016 for PC application.

Receiving Messages

1. By default, new email messages automatically appear in your Inbox. They will appear in bold text and are marked with a bold line on the left-hand side of the message in the message list.

2. When you receive a new message, the folder that the message is in will have a number beside it indicating how many new/unread messages are in that folder. 

Refreshing Your Inbox

1. Your inbox can be refreshed by clicking the Send/Receive button in the ribbon.