How to unsend an email

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Ever sent an important mail with wrong information or improper grammar to a person? Wish you could unsend it? It’s easy to do that in Gmail, here’s how :

  • Open Gmail and simply start with clicking the gear in the top right and select ‘Settings’.
  • Scroll down and you will find the undo send option.
  • Select “Enable Undo Send”
  • You will also see the option to select “cancellation period”
  • Select this wisely as this is the time you are allowed to unsend an email.
  • At the bottom of the page. click on “Save Changes”.
  • Fin.

Congrats, you saved yourself from many future embarrassments.