How To Change Gmail Button Icons To Text

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Gmail button labels by default are displayed as icons. This can however be changed so that they appear as text. Here is how : Click the gear icon on top right of Gmail inbox and choose “Settings”. Next, under the “General” section, scroll down to “Button labels” and change the type to “Text. At the very bottom, hit “Save” for these changes...

Quickly Create And Email Tasks Using Gmail

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Gmail offers the feature of creating a task list which after creating can be directly emailed to intended recipients. To create a task list : Login to Gmail and choose “Tasks” from the drop-down next to Gmail. Create task list as required. Once finalized, simply choose “Actions” and select “Email task list”. Enter the email addresses of the recipients in the regular...

How To Remove Signature Separator Line In Gmail

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Signature in Gmail by default are separated from the actual email message body by the “–” line. If this seperator line needs to be removed, here is how it can be done : Click on the gear icon at top right of Gmail and go to Settings. In the “General” section, scroll down to the “Signature” options and enable the tick mark next to “Insert this signature...

How To Remove Tabbed Gmail Inbox View

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The new Gmail inbox splits the inbox views in different tabs like Social, Promotions, Updates and so on. While this may be useful, it often can be bit time consuming to navigate to each of these tabs and see the messages listed under them instead of the default view. Besides that, the new inbox split view serves ads via emails (Promotions section) which may be not everyone wants to see every time they...

How To Enable Keyboard Shortcuts For Gmail

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Gmail comes with a huge list of keyboard shortcuts that can make using it quicker and cooler. To enable these keyboard shortcuts : 1. Login to Gmail account and select “Settings” from the gear icon. 2. Under the “General” section, scroll down to “Keyboard shortcuts” and choose the option of “Keyboard shortcuts on”. 3. Save changes and exit. Now, to...

How To Enable Gmail Desktop Notifications

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Gmail can display desktop notifications of new emails when using Google Chrome or other Chromium based browsers like SRWare Iron. To enable these notifications : 1. Login to Gmail and select “Settings” from the gear icon. 2. Under the “General” section, scroll down and select “New mail notifications on”. 3. Save these changes. From now on, notifications regarding...