How To Recall Or Bring Back Sent Mail Quickly in Gmail

Gmail is one of the popular websites for sending emails. Millions of people use it every day for personal and professional purpose. They send lots of emails to many people. Sometimes, they remain in a hurry and makes a mistake during typing the correct mail address in the receiver field. Then, the wrong people get that email, which may be horrible in some circumstances. They need to undo the mail quickly after sending when they realize that it has been sending to the wrong address. Google has kept an option to bring back or recall the sent mail quickly within a few seconds to overcome this problem. Here is the full tutorial of the process with clear and easy to understand screenshots.

HOW TO BRING BACK SENT MAIL:

Step 1: At first, log in to your Gmail account. Then you will see the settings icon or the gear icon at the top right corner of your screen. Click on it to get the following options. Now, click on the Settings option to enter the mail settings:

How To Recall Or Bring Back Sent Mail Quickly in Gmail

Step 2: Now, you will see a page with many tabs. Click on the Labs tab. See the below screenshot:

How To Recall Or Bring Back Sent Mail Quickly in Gmail

Step 3: Now, you will see a page with many options. Scroll down to the option Undo Send. It will be disabled by default. It will look like this:

How To Recall Or Bring Back Sent Mail Quickly in Gmail

Step 4: You have to enable the feature. Just bring your mouse cursor there and click on the radio button beside Enable option.

How To Recall Or Bring Back Sent Mail Quickly in Gmail

Step 5: Lastly, you have to save the changed settings. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on the Save Changes button.

How To Recall Or Bring Back Sent Mail Quickly in Gmail

That’s enough. You can now try this feature by sending an email to any mail address. After hitting the send button, you will see an option called Undo. It will remain visible for 10 seconds. If you wish, you can cancel sending the mail within this time. See an example of that:

How To Recall Or Bring Back Sent Mail Quickly in Gmail

How To Recall Or Bring Back Sent Mail Quickly in Gmail

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Updated: July 18, 2019 — 3:01 pm

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