Searching for a Message

Locating a message in OWA can be performed by typing a keyword or contact in the search field.

  1. Click inside the Search Entire Mailbox search field located below the menu bar.
  2. Type in a phrase, keyword or contact name in the search field.
  3. Click the magnifying glass icon, or press enter on the keyboard.
  4. A filter will be applied to the entire mailbox and messages matching the search criteria will be returned.
  5. To remove the filter, click the red X in the search field. The search filter will be removed and the mailbox view returned to normal.


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