How to cancel a message (mail) already sent on Gmail

How to cancel a message (mail) already sent on Gmail

It is undoubtedly already happening to you; a moment of inattention and you realize that you have not sent your email to the right recipient. Or again, the message in question is seared of faults or it misses an important part added … Finished the stress or the crises of nerve "Post sending", because there is a simple method to cancel the sending of this mail on Gmail.

Necessary condition, you must of course have sent your message via Gmail. The feature has been around since 2009, but it's gone unnoticed by many of us because it's not always visible at first glance.

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It is possible to cancel your message sent via Gmail / Google / AndroidPIT

The procedure to follow before sending your next messages

In order for this to work, you must allow Gmail to keep sending your messages for a certain time. Just follow the steps below:

1. Click on the wheel-shaped donut at the top right of the messenger, then select "Settings"

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2. Then click on Labos in the line of tabs that appears at the top of your page

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3. Activate the option "Cancel sending"

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4. Click "Save Changes" (The button appears at the top and bottom of the page)

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You can then increase the sending time of your mails. In this case, click again on a wheel-shaped license, select "Settings", stay on the "General" category, and then change your delay in the "Shipment cancellation deadline" option.

How to cancel your sent message

In order to cancel a mail message that you have just sent, you will have to follow one of the following tips: Immediately click on the "Cancel" button (In the following notification that will appear at the top of your page: " Your message has been sent, Cancel View message "). You can also use the following key combination: Ctrl + Z

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