Outlook.com - How to restore deleted mails

December 2016

Outlook.com - Restore deleted mails

You have accidentally deleted an important email and want to restore it? Here's how to proceed on outlook.com.

Method 1

  • Open your Outlook inbox.
  • Go to Folders > Deleted.
  • Down in the right pane, click on the "Recover Deleted Messages" link.
  • Outlook will try to recover as many deleted messages as possible and restore them to the "Deleted folder".
  • From there you can move them to the folder of your choice.

Method 2

You can also restore a deleted email, using the Undo button which has been recently added to the Outlook toolbar.

NB: This function works in a chronological order, allowing you to undo the last action performed in Outlook (place the mouse cursor over the button to see the last action performed):

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