Delete or Undo allows the Gmail user to delete the mail from receiver side if a mail was accidentally sent. It’s a great feature provided by Gmail for recall a mail if it was accidentally sent to someone or the mail has some mistake or for various reasons, we can use these features.
But first, we have to activate this feature before using it in our Gmail. It can be used in the Gmail app as well as on the Gmail website.
How To Activate Gmail Recall Or Undo Setting
To avail this feature first you have to activate or enable the Gmail Undo setting feature. By activating this feature one can recall his/her email if it was sent accidentally. so follow the below-described steps to activate recall or undo setting in Gmail.
In this post,we can see how to activate undo or recall setting in Gmail website.
Step By Step Guide To Activate Gmail Recall Or Undo Setting
Step 1: First of all login to your Gmail account to activate recall or undo setting for your Gmail account.
Step 2: Now tap on Setting symbol situated at the top right corner of your Gmail account.
Step 3: At this step, you have to select the Setting options among the given options.
Step 4: Now at this step, you have to Select the UNDO Send option and select the duration available in which Gmail will allow you to undo or recall your mail to selected durations.
Step 5: After selecting the duration scroll down and tap on Save Changes to save your settings for the recall of your mail.
How To Recall E-mail In Gmail
To recall your email in Gmail you need to follow the below-described steps. It will not take enough time to do this. By following this you will recall or undo your mail which was sent accidentally or mistakenly. So just follow the below steps.
Step By Step Guide To Recall E-mail In Gmail
Step 1: First of all login to your Gmail account to recall your mail. The homepage of Gmail will look like the below image.
Step 2: Now you have to tap on Compose Mail to send a mail and after this, you will recall or undo your mail.
Step 3: Now enter the Email address of receipt and send it.
Step 4: At this step, you have to tap on Undo to recall your mail which is located at the bottom left corner.
Step 5: After tapping on Undo your mail will be recalled or deleted from the receiver side. But you have to undo or recall your mail within the predefined time. Once the time has passed you will not able to do this.
Benefits Of Recall Or Undo Mail-In Gmail
There are various benefits of recalling or undo an E-mail in Gmail or any other platform. It is now used among the various platforms like Gmail, WhatsApp, Outlook etc.
- Delete an E-mail which was sent accidentally (Wrong Email address).
- Spelling Or content mistake.
- Forgot to attach the file.
Time Limit For Recall Mail In Gmail
Well, there are also some limitations to availing this feature. You have to recall your mail within the selected durations because once the duration has been passed you will not be able to recall or undo your mail in Gmail.
The minimum time is 5 seconds and the maximum time is 30 seconds. It is the durations specified by the Gmail to recall your mail.