You wish you had better deleted your mail account itself than deleting all mails from the inbox. But then what about those folders you have created; those emails you have saved in Drafts; mails you have sent to people; labels you have created and all other stuff.

If your inbox is brimming with unimportant mails, it is recommended to discard the unnecessary stuff. But before that, you should move your important mails to a folder from iPhone and iPad.

How to Delete All Mails in One Go on iPhone and iPad

How to Move Important Mails to Separate Folder on iPhone and iPad Running iOS 9

Step #1. Tap on Mail app from the Home screen of your iPhone.

Open Mail App on iPhone in iOS 9 on iPhone

Step #2. Now tap on Mailboxes from upper left corner of screen.

Tap on Mailboxes on iPhone Email App

Step #3. Tap on Edit.

Tap on Edit in Mailboxes on iPhone

Step #4. Tap on New Mailbox from the bottom right corner.

Tap on New Mailbox in iPhone Mail App

A screen will open with Edit Mailbox title.

Step #5. Give a name to the folder and tap on Save.

Create New Mailbox in iPhone Mail App

You will be returned to the Mailboxes screen.

Step #6. Tap on Done.

Tap on Done in Mailbox in iPhone Mail App

Now you can see this newly created folder in the list on Mailboxes screen.

Step #7. Tap on Inbox.

Tap on Inbox in iPhone Mail App

Step #8. Tap on Edit button.

Tap on Edit in iPhone Mail App Inbox

You can see three options at the bottom: Mark All, Move All and Archive All.

Select the mails you want to move to that newly created folder. Once you select the mails, Tap on Move button.

Select Mails and Tap on Move Button in iPhone Mail App

Step #9. Now tap on the new folder.

Tap on Newly Created Folder in iPhone Mail App

All your selected mails will be moved to the folder. If you want to check, go back to that folder and see your important mails.

Now you can delete all those unimportant mails or all the mails from Inbox.

How to Delete All Emails in One Go on iPhone and iPad in iOS 9

Step #1. Tap on Mail app from Home screen of your iPhone.

Step #2. Tap on Edit.

Tap on Edit in Inbox in iPhone Mail App

You can see three options at the bottom: Mark All, Move All and Archive All.

Step #3. Tap on Move All.

Tap on Move All in iPhone Mail App

You will be landed on a screen, where you can see Trash folder.

Step #4. Tap on the Trash folder.

Delete All Emails in iOS 9 Mail App on iPhone

All your mails from Inbox will be moved to this Trash folder.

Please note that iPhone doesn’t categorize your mails into Primary, Social and Promotions, and therefore, all mails from the three categories will be moved to Trash folder. To confirm your action, you can open your mail ID on a computer and check.

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