Mail app for Windows 8.1 - How to pin a mail folder to the Start Screen

December 2016


Mail app for Windows 8.1 - How to pin a mail folder to the Start Screen


The Mail app of Windows 8.1 allows you to pin any of your mail folder (Inbox, Sent items, ...) to the Start Screen for a quicker access. The procedure is as follows:
  • Open the Mail app.
  • Select the Mail folder of your choice (e.g the Inbox).
  • Right-click on an empty area of the screen > Manage folders > Pin to Start.
  • Select a tile size and a name.
  • Click on Pin to Start.

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