How do I move a message to a folder on an Android device?

Organize the data on your device by moving messages to folders to make finding them easier and save disk space.

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You can move a message to a folder on your Android device in one of several ways:
  • In the mail list view, long press on the mail you wish to move. This begins the selection mode, where you can tap (short press) on any additional mail you would like to move. After all items have been selected, press the Move to Folder icon Move.
  • Open the mail, then select Move to Folder from the overflow menu.