By default, your mailbox opens with the Inbox view. You can change the initial view to be any folder, searches, or tags. For instructions on how to make this customization please see the directions below.

1. Using a web browser, navigate to https://mail.zimbraservice.com and log into the desired mailbox.


2. Select the Preferences tap.


3. From the Preferences panel, select Mail.



4. Located under the Displaying Messages section, scroll until you see the Default Mail Search field.



5. Here are some example of how you can display only specific messages when you open your mailbox.


  • To display only read messages. types is:unread
  • To display messages that are tagged with specific tags, type tag:<tagname>. For example, type tag:ToDo
  • To display messages that you sent to a specific folder, type in<foldername>. For example, type in:work