Friday, May 17, 2024

How to Recall a Mail in Gmail after 1 Hour: Useful Tips

In this post, we share tips on how to recall a mail in Gmail after 1 hour. You can recall a sent email on the desktop version of Gmail and in the Gmail app for iPhone and iPad. Unfortunately, Android users can’t recall sent emails. However, they can enable a setting that prompts Gmail to confirm before sending any email.

So, how to recall a mail in Gmail after 1 hour?

  1. Open Gmail
  2. Enable the “undo send” feature

If you are not using the latest version of Gmail, follow these steps to enable “undo send”.

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  • Click on the Wheel like icon
  • Next, click on the settings in the drop-down menu
  • In the General tab, you will see the “Enable Undo Send”, tap on it.
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  • Select the duration of time for which you can undo an email from the “send cancellation period” in the drop-down menu.
  • Click on “Save Changes”.
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  • From the upper-left side of the Gmail inbox, click on Compose.
  • Enter the subject and recipient.
  • Type in your email’s message.
  • Click on send.
  • Click on undo when prompted. By default, you get five to 10 seconds to recall your message.
  • Review your unsent mail.
  • Set a time you have before you can no longer undo an email.
  • Click on the “wheel” like icon.
  • Next, click on Settings
  • Click the “Send cancellation period” drop-down under the General tab.
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  • Select a suitable time from the drop-down menu.
  • Click on Save Changes.

How to recall emails on iPhone?

  1. Open Gmail

The Gmail app resembles a red “M” on a white background. It will open your inbox if you’re logged in. In case, you aren’t logged in, you will have to enter your email address and password.

Note: You can’t recall an email sent from Gmail on Android.

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  • Click on compose
  • Enter the recipient’s email address
  • Add a subject and the body text
  • Click on ‘Send’.
  • When prompted, tap on “undo”.
  • Review your unsent mail

So, this is how to recall a mail in Gmail after 1 hour.

For more information, you can watch this video:

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Varsha Kamath
Varsha Kamath
I have been writing content for various businesses for the last decade or so. Apart from writing content, I enjoy reading and travelling.

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