Quickly Delete Emails from your iPhone

Many of my clients need help getting their emails under control. This can be a pretty big job, especially for those of you with 15,000+ emails in your inbox! So I want to show you a clever little hack for quickly deleting emails from your iPhone. 

Go into your Settings and open Mail, Contacts, Calendars:

 
 
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Choose the desired email account:

 
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Tap on Advanced to access your email account’s advanced settings:

 
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Under “MOVE DISCARDED MESSAGES INTO”, the default setting is “Archive Mailbox”.
Change this to the “Deleted Mailbox” option:

 
 

Now when you go back to your inbox, just swipe left on any messages you want to delete…

 
 

…and you’ll now have the option to easily move your unwanted emails:

 
 

Notice I only have 4 emails in my inbox? Want to reduce your inbox to only
currently pending emails? More on this topic, coming soon!

 

Happy deleting!!!