Change the sent items folder for IMAP account in Outlook 2010

In this tutorial we will see how to change the sent items folder for IMAP account configured in Outlook 2010. This is similar to changing deleted items folder for IMAP account in Outlook 2010.

Click File menu –> Info and select Account Settings. In the Account Settings window, navigate to the IMAP account for which the sent items folder needs to be changed.

Account Settings Outlook 2010

In the Change Account window, click the More Settings button and this would display the following Internet E-mail Settings window.


Choose the Save sent items in the following folder on the server radio option (if this is not already selected). Then choose a folder where you want save the sent items for the IMAP account. Click the OK button to confirm and save the changes.

You can use this feature when you have more than one account configured in Outlook 2010 but want to save all the sent items in one folder.

In Category: Office 2010, Outlook 2010

Ravi Shankar

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