How have separate POP inboxes in Microsoft Outlook

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How have separate POP inboxes in Microsoft Outlook

How to separate POP accounts on Microsoft Outlook.

Ok, so I am truly sorry but the title of this post: “How to separate POP accounts on Microsoft Outlook” is erroneous because you can’t actually separate POP email inboxes in Outlook. By default Outlook puts all pop account in the emails on this computer inbox. Please don't ask why, that's just the way it is. Here's what you can do about it to get the emails in seperate inboxes:

The easiest solution is simply to create some new folders and name them according the emails you want to have separate. Then you can create a full which automatically move all emails which arrive from the email addresses you are separating into their respective folders.

Here is some information about creating rules on outlook. A search for “creating rules on outlook” returns the following instructions:

creating rules on outlook screenshot

Althought it may not seam like the same as making it so each pop account arrives in its own separate inbox, it is (at the end of the day) the same when you move them into seperate folders with a rule.