You can filter the conversations in your Inbox for easier organization, especially if you are enrolled in multiple courses. Filtering conversations allows you to selectively view conversation messages by course, inbox, or user.
1. In Global Navigation, click the Inbox link.
You can filter your inbox by types of courses. Your Inbox may contain the following options:
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You can also filter by Inbox type. By default, the Inbox displays all messages.
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The Unread filter displays all unread conversations in your inbox. Learn how to view and manage unread messages.
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The Starred filter displays all starred messages in your inbox. Starred messages are marked as important so you can locate them later.
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The Sent filter displays all your sent messages, both to individual users or multiple users. Sent messages also includes messages sent from the Gradebook.
Note: The Sent filter only includes sent messages from the first user to send a message in a conversation thread. Replies from recipients of the original message will appear in their Inboxes, but not in their Sent filters.
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The Archived filter displays all archived conversations.
Note: Sent messages cannot be archived. Additionally, archived messages do not include deleted messages, which are completely removed from the Inbox.
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The Submission Comments filter displays all comments associated with course assignments and feedback.
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To filter by user, type the name of a user in the filter field , or browse for the course, group, or user by selecting the Address Book icon .
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