Always show an email in your inbox Open an email in your inbox. In the top right, select Move to . Choose the Remove from option. Select Always do this in the black bar at the bottom. Check to make sure your email is directly in your inbox and not in a label.

Create, edit & delete labels On a computer, open Gmail. You can't create labels from the Gmail app. On the left, click More. Click Create new label. Name your label. Click Create.

Label emails automatically On your computer, open Inbox. On the left, next to the label you want, click Settings . Under " Automatically add messages," click Add. In the " From" field, click the Down arrow . Choose an option. Enter a name, email address, or keyword.

To set up a subfolder or nested label in Gmail: Click the Settings gear icon near the top right corner of the Gmail screen. Follow the Settings link in the menu that comes up. Go to the Labels tab. To create a new nested label: ... To move an existing label beneath another label: ... Click Create or Save.

If you want incoming messages for that address to go directly into a designated folder, select the options " Apply the label" and " Skip the Inbox." You must apply both filters, or else the mail will go to the new folder and your regular inbox. 7. Hit " Create filter" to save your changes.

Use a particular message to create a filter Open Gmail. Check the checkbox next to the email you want. Click More . Click Filter messages like these. Enter your filter criteria. Click Create filter.