Using Focused Inbox View


How do I enable or disable the Focused Inbox view in Outlook?


  • Microsoft 365
    • Outlook 


  1. Open the Outlook app.
  2. Click on your profile in the top left corner.
  3. Select the Settings icon.
  4. Toggle off Focused Inbox  to disable. Toggle on Focused Inbox to enable
  1. Open Outlook.
  2. Select the View tab.
  3. Select Show Focused Inbox button. Once it is highlighted, focused inbox is enabled. Select it again, and Focused Inbox will be disabled

Note: If you do not have New Outlook version toggled on, please follow these instructions.

  1. Open Outlook.
  2. Click View in the menu bar.
  3. Hover over Arrange By.
  4. Select Turn On Focused Inbox to enable. To disable Focused Inbox, select it again. 

Note: If you are using the New Outlook version, please follow these instructions. 

  1. Open Outlook.
  2. Click View in the menu bar. 
  3. Select Turn on Focused Inbox to enable. To disable Focused Inbox, select it again. 
  1. Log into your WKU email account
  2. Click the gear icon. 
  3. Toggle off the Focused Inbox to disable. Toggle on the Focused Inbox to enable


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