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Manage the size of your mailbox

Test yourself

Complete the following test so you can be sure you understand the material. Your answers are private, and test results are not scored.


The size of each message is hidden from view in your Inbox. How can you display it?

Press CTRL+1

Resize or hide some of the open Outlook panes.

Point to Arrange By on the View menu, and click Size.

You want to check a message's size before you send it to someone. What could you do?

Save the message in the Drafts folder before you send it. Look at the file size in the Size column.

Make the message a plain text message and hope that it's small enough.

Send it to yourself first.

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