Decluttering CC′s From Your Inbox

Normally you don't have to read the emails that you are CC'ed on right away and you can read them on your own time.

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So why are these emails cluttering your inbox? :(

Here’s how to set up an easy and powerful filter that routes emails you’re CC’ed on to skip the inbox and put into a different folder:

  1. Click on the gear icon in the top right corner and then "Settings"

  2. Click on “Filters and Blocked Addresses” and add a new filter by clicking on “Create a new filter”

  3. To find all emails you’re CC’ed on, in the field “Has the words” you want to type in: cc:youremail@domain.com

  4. Click on the link “Create filter with this search”. On the next screen, you can then decide how you want to deal with these kinds of emails. I recommend you make the emails skip the inbox and then move them to a folder. In this case, you’d create a new label “CC”

  5. Now click on the “Create Filter” button and you’re done!

Now you can read all the emails you’re CC’ed on at a time that’s convenient for you without having them clutter your inbox.

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