Manage your emails with multiple inboxes

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Important: You can only set up multiple inboxes with a computer.

How to create multiple inboxes

  1. On your computer, go to Gmail.
  2. At the top right, click Settings Settings.
  3. Next to "Inbox type," select Multiple inboxes.
  4. To change multiple inbox settings, click Customize.
  5. Enter the search criteria for each section you want to add.
    • To search for starred emails, use: is:starred
  6. Under "Section name," enter a name for the section.
  7. Next to "Maximum page size," enter the number of emails you want to view in the section.
  8. Next to "Multiple Inbox position," choose where you want to place the sections.
  9. At the bottom, click Save Changes.
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