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The emails i receive in my Gmail account appear in two folders,

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The emails i receive in my Gmail account appear in two folders,
Inbox and
Is there any way i can either delete the Important folder or not have the duplication?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Email
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
Thanks for your question. My name is ***** ***** I look forward to assisting you.
This the importance folder that Google implement.
To stop this, please do the following within gmail at
Press the Gear icon in the top right corner (below your picture) and choose Settings.
Select the Labels tab.
For the Important label, untick the option: Show in IMAP.
Return to your Inbox in Gmail; The setting is saved automatically.
This will disable it for you
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