Overview

The Mail App for MacOS has very simple user-created mailboxes that function as folders which you can sort your mail into. This article will detail the process of setting these folders up, and will show you how to delete them.

Creating a Mailbox

1. Open up the Mail App from the Dock or your Applications Folder.

2. Navigate to the Mailbox Tab in the Status Bar.

Create or Delete Mailboxes in Apple Mail

3. A new prompt will open up asking you where to create the new Mailbox. We recommend setting up the mailbox on your email, not your Mac to ensure that the Mailbox is synced across all of your devices.

Create or Delete Mailboxes in Apple Mail

4. Enter the Mailbox Name and select OK.

Create or Delete Mailboxes in Apple Mail

The new Mailbox will show up on the left hand side under your email account as shown below:

Create or Delete Mailboxes in Apple Mail

Deleting a Mailbox

1. Right click on the Mailbox you are wishing to delete.

2. Select Delete Mailbox.

Create or Delete Mailboxes in Apple Mail

You have successfully removed a Mailbox from the MacOS Mail App.

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