Moving an important contact to Favorites in your Android app 1. After setting up an account, select Favorites as shown below and click on add + sign. 2. Select Heart icon to add contact into favorites list. Moving a Message to Starred Folder 1. To move message into starred folder select more action from top right corner and select star. 2. You can also change the left/right swipe action to 'Star' and swipe left/right respectively to star an email.