How to change the Mail Count Display
- The number of unread emails displayed in round brackets:
- The total number of emails displayed in square brackets:
To choose which number you want to be displayed, do the following:
1. Right-click the folder and select Properties... in the popup menu:
2. From the folder's Properties dialog box, you can choose one of the following options:
- Show number of unread items
- Show total number of items
3. Click OK.
See also this tip in French: Comment changer l'affichage du nombre de courriers.