Quickly mark all emails within email distribution group folder as read

What are the steps to mark all unread emails within an Outlook 2016 distribution group folder as read?

When I right click on the folder the only options I have are Open in New Window and Add to Favorites (see the screenshot). There isn't an option to mark all emails as read (which is an option when right-clicking on most other email folders such as the Inbox).

Are there any shortcut keys that will do this?

Email-Distribution-Group-Right click
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Bill PrewIT / Software Engineering ConsultantCommented:
Note quite as easy, but I guess a fall back would be to click on one email in the folder, then CTRL-A to select all, then right click and see if you can mark as read.


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IT GuyNetwork EngineerAuthor Commented:
Are there any other ways of marking all emails within a distribution group folder as read?
MereteCommented:
Highlight one
Can you then use the ctrl + A selects all mark as read?
Bill PrewIT / Software Engineering ConsultantCommented:
@Merte, isn't that what I said?


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MereteCommented:
oops missed that sorry. But obviously the OP would see that :)
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