New Gmail Update: First Impressions

The new Gmail is here and has many new features than before. (Some of the new Gmail features as of publishing this article are yet to be available for this specific account. However a brief description of them is listed and they will be reviewed in depth once available).surgeprice.display("ihaveapc.com_336x280_abovepost"); To use this new version, click on the gear icon and choose...

Configure Gmail To Automatically Archive Specific Emails

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When subscribed to many mailing lists, they can flood the inbox very quickly due to frequency. Even though unsubscribing from such lists may not be necessary, managing the inbox overall can be time consuming. Gmail provides a useful option of creating custom filters that can sort these emails. This can be handy when labelling such mass emails so that they aren’t visible in the Gmail inbox or...

How To Undo Sent Messages In Gmail

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Gmail has an option of recalling emails. This can help undo emails sent by mistake or not to be sent in the first place. This undo option can be enabled as follows : Login to Gmail and access Settings by clicking on the gear icon.Next, scroll down and enable the tick next to Enable Undo Send. Also, the default send cancellation period can be changed from 10 seconds to a maximum of 30 seconds if needed.Scroll...

Simplify Gmail Inbox Management Through Personal Level Indicators

Gmail has a visual feature that can identify whether emails sent to recipients are exclusively to their email addresses only and not as a part of mailing list  (marked by a >) or if sent to their email address only which may or may not be a part of mailing list (marked by a >> ). This is the Personal levels indicators feature which is disabled by default. Here is how to enable it : Login...

How To Block Emails From Specific Senders In Gmail

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Gmail comes with a useful option of creating filters that can automatically block emails based on sender’s email address or from an entire domain. To block emails coming from a specific domain or even a specific email address, first create a filter for that. To do this, click on the down arrow next to Gmail search box at the top.Then, in the From field, fill out the sender’s domain or...

How To Unsend Emails In Gmail

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Gmail now has a feature of unsending emails. What it does is defer immediate sending of emails and instead gives a time window of few seconds during which the email can be unsent/recalled. This is a Gmail Labs feature which needs to be enabled first. To do this: Login to Gmail and click on the gears icon. Then choose Settings.Under the Labs feature, scroll down to Undo Send.Then choose Enable. Finally,...