How to Undo a Sent Email in Gmail?

Oh crap………………..

I accidentally send an email to the wrong person or email that’s not completed. It feels like there’s no going back. Is possible to undo a sent email in Gmail? Yes….. You can undo sent en email in Gmail. How to do that? Here are the steps………

1. Click the gear icon in the top right corner of your Gmail window


Click the gear icon in the top right corner of your Gmail window. Then select settings from the drop down menu.

2. Select Labs from the row


3. Scroll Down where you see Undo Send


Scroll down where you see undo send. Click ‘enable‘. Hit save changes at the bottom. Thats it your are done. Next time when you send an email you can see yellow dialogue that displays “Your message has been sent” and also have the option to Undo.

You have 10 seconds to click before the Undo button disappears. Its default settings, but you can adjust that settings up to 30 seconds.

To adjust the time Go to Settings > General > Undo Send and select a cancellation period and hit the save button.

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