Amazon WorkMail
User Guide (Version 1.0)

Open a Shared Email Folder

You can open an email folder that has been shared with you.

To open a shared email folder

  1. In the Amazon WorkMail web application, on the shortcut bar, choose the mail icon.

  2. In the navigation pane, choose Open other inbox.

  3. In the Open other folders dialog box, choose Name.

  4. For Address Book, select the owner of the inbox to open and choose OK.

  5. In the Open other folders dialog box, for Folder type, select the inbox, and choose OK.

    The shared mail folders are now visible in the navigation pane.


    The shared folders are stored in your Amazon WorkMail web application profile. The next time you log in to the Amazon WorkMail web application, the opened folders are still displayed.

    If you receive a message saying "You have insufficient privileges to open this folder.", contact the owner of the folder and ask them to grant you access.

    To change folder permissions, in the navigation pane, open the context (right-click) the folder, choose Properties, Permissions.

  6. To close a shared folder, open the context (right-click) menu for the shared folder, and choose Close store.