How to search email by unique categories

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Hello,

Are you aware of a way to search emails which are flagged with a category alone? e.g. I could have emails flagged with 2 categories, "my","CatA". But I could also have emails with just "my" category. I would that the search returns emails which are flagged only with "my", ignoring the ones with double category.

 

Thank you

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Hi @ruka,

 

I am an independent advisor answering Outlook questions.

 

You can use the Search Syntax:
category:"my" NOT category:"CatA"

 

Your results will show "My" emails only without any combinations of "My" and "CatA".

 

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/Teresa

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