back to top
DIY

Gmail Finally Has An Undo Button And It Might Save Your Life

ENABLE IT NOW.

Posted on

If you only have time to do one thing today, enable Gmail's Undo Send button to prevent this:

giphy.com

Undo Send became an official feature for all Gmail users TODAY, after six years of being a Google Labs option!

First, go to your Gmail settings.

Click on the gear icon in the top right.

Click on the gear icon in the top right.

Make sure you're in the General tab.

Scroll down to where it says "Undo Send."

Select how long you want the delay to be. If you select 10 seconds, Gmail will hold the email in your inbox for 10 seconds before sending.If you don't see the Undo Send option, just refresh the page.

Select how long you want the delay to be. If you select 10 seconds, Gmail will hold the email in your inbox for 10 seconds before sending.

If you don't see the Undo Send option, just refresh the page.

Then — most importantly — scroll down to the bottom and save your changes.

Or else this will not work!

Or else this will not work!

Now, after you send an email, you'll see an Undo button. You'll have up to 30 seconds to change your mind about an email.

COOL, THX GMAIL.

The best things at three price points