How to recall an email messages in Gmail? Do you know that you can unsent email messages in Gmail? This is a useful feature when you make simple mistakes such as forgetting to attach a file you are supposed to send, a spelled somebody’s name incorrectly.
If you regretted your action and wanted to recall the email, Gmail now comes with this unique feature, to unsent a Gmail Message, follow the step by step tutorial as shown in the images below. Remember, you only have 10 seconds after you send the email to undo it, only 10 seconds at the time of writing.
Also, you might find this similar article useful – how to unsent Yahoo, Hotmail and AOL Email.
- Step 1 – Click on ‘Nut’ icon
- Step 2 – Go to ‘Settings’
- Step 3 – Select the ‘Labs’ tab
- Step 4 – Type ‘Undo Send’
- Step 5 – Select ‘Enable’
- Step 6 – Click on the ‘Save Changes’ button
Everytime you send an email, an Undo link will appear at the top of the Gmail window as shown in the screen shot above. Simply click on the link to unsend the email.