The article describes the ‘Clutter’ feature of Office 365. Some ways to disable this feature in Office 365 are also described.
First of all, ‘clutter’ means a set of dirty things collected at a place. This mailbox management feature was introduced to move the low-priority messages from Inbox to the “Clutter” folder (in the user mailbox) to reduce the Inbox clutter.
Because some users rely on rules for managing the mails, this Clutter feature is unnecessary for them. So, they can consider disabling this feature.
Here we are discussing two ways for disabling the Clutter feature, one for administrators and the other for end users.
Open Windows PowerShell on your system. Connect to Office 365 using these steps:
Import-PSSession $Session -DisableNameChecking
For Multiple Mailboxes –
For All Office 365 User Mailboxes –
Note: You can enable the clutter feature for your Office 365 mailboxes, by just passing the true value to -Enable parameter as shown:
Set-Clutter -Identity “user name” -Enable $true
Office 365 end users can also easily disable/enable the clutter feature in their mailboxes. Open your mailbox and follow these steps:
This will disable the clutter feature in your Office 365 mailbox.
Two ways to disable the Clutter feature is discussed here. Exchange administrators can use the PowerShell method, whereas Office 365 end users can use the second method.