Retrieve mail location in Outlook 2010

OK, I spent 30 minutes looking for this: you use the Outlook 2010 search to find a mail and now you would like to know in which folder this mail is located… how do you do this ?

I tried googling for “retrieve mail location”, “retrieve mail parent folder” but couldn’t find any relevant answer.

The solution is rather easy: you just need to add the “in folder” column to the search result. To do this, right click on the search columns header and choose the “view settings” option:

Then, click on the “Columns…” button:

Then, add the “In Folder” column to the columns to display (it is part of the “All Mail fields” category”):

There you go: