Subfolders Not Showing in Outlook App: How to Find Your Missing Folders

On the taskbar, click "View”, then select “Change View”. In the new window, select the “Reset View” button and then click OK. Go back to the “View” dialog box, then select “Change View”. Click on “Apply current view to other mail folders”.

Are you experiencing a problem with your Outlook app where your folder pane is not showing your subfolders? Fret not, as we have prepared a tutorial on how to find your missing folders in Outlook.

First, if your folder pane is minimized, you can click on the tiny arrow to expand it and pin it so that it won’t minimize again. Another method is to click on the three dots, select “folders,” and your folders will appear.

If your folder pane is not showing up, you can go to “view” and select “folder pane” to turn it on. If you still can’t see it, go to “view” and select “normal.”

If you want to find a missing folder in your mailbox, right-click on the main folder (e.g., Inbox), go to “IMAP folders,” and search for the folder that you want to show on your set panel. Select the folder, click “subscribe,” and apply it. Refresh or reopen your Outlook app to see the changes.

We hope this tutorial helped you find your missing folders in your Outlook app. No need to worry about losing your subfolders as long as you know how to retrieve them.


Why can't I see my subfolders in Outlook app?
Click View >, Change View, and then specify the view mode from the drop-down list. 3. In the View tab, click Reset View, and then click the Yes button in the dialog box. (This will automatically reset the selected folder to its original view.)
How do I view subfolders in Outlook app?
The folder pane displays all folders in Outlook. If the folder pane is minimized, you won't be able to see your folders. There are two ways you can view the folder pane. Click View >, Folder Pane >, Normal.
How do I get my subfolders back in Outlook?
Open Outlook >, Folder view >, Public Folders and select the Public Folder that contains the deleted subfolder.Right-click on the selected Public Folder >, Recover deleted items >, select data for restore >, mark Restore Selected Items >, Ok.
Why can't I see subfolders in Outlook on iPhone?
It is suggested you try to update the iOS and Outlook version to the latest one to check it. Also please reset the network to see the DNS related issue cause this phenomenon. We appreciate your understanding.