Sweep Rules not avail to add or edit? O365 OWA

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When I try and add a sweep rule, there is only the delete button...not add or edit button.

 

I can add inbox rules just fine.

 

This is OWA O365

 

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Hi

 

You are not getting the add button for Sweep rules as you can only add the Sweep rule from Inbox after highlighting an email.

 

Once you are going to create a Sweep rule you will get the option to  delete it, edit option is not available. 

 

To add a sweep rule go to your inbox and highlight the email on which you want to add a sweep rule. Once the mail is highlighted you will see Sweep option on top. Click on Sweep and now you will get the pop up with several options. To create a Sweep rule select either "always keep the latest message and delete/archive the rest" or " always delete/archive the message older than 10 days ".

 

Refer Screenshot 

 

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Thanks 

 

Robin Nishad

Sr Technical Consultant

 

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Thanks.


I was hoping to find a way to weekly clean the inbox by moving files to folder at end of each week or similar.

 

I don't think the sweep rules can do this, can they???

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