How to stop if wrong E-mail sent on Gmail

Gmail is a very popular and frequently used source of mails transaction especially in offices. It is usually used to send official or important mails. But sometime after sending mail we recognize that we sent it to wrong person or address. At that time we always think that if there is way to undo this mistake. Yes, it is possible in Gmail, but very few people know about it. Here in this article we will see how we can solve this problem.

How to stop if wrong E-mail sent on Gmail:

If you sent mail to wrong address or person you can stop the process of sending this mail for few time. For this you have to activate this feature by going to settings. There are steps to mail to reach wrong address:

Step 1: First open your Gmail account. Then on the right side of screen you will see gear button (setting button), click on it. You can find this gear button just below of your profile image. In its drop-down menu choose settings. See in blow image.Must Read: How to know your Gmail account is hacked or not.

Step 2: Here you will see many option, in which select ‘Labs’ and scroll it and From bottom side third option you will get ‘Undo Send’ option, enable it. On the screen you will see the option of ‘save changes’, click on it. Process is not complete yet. See in blow image.Enable-undo-send-option-in-Gmail


Step 3. After clicking on save change, go to your inbox again. Repeat first step and go to settings. Default ‘General’ tab in front of you. Scroll down side from tab and here you will see ‘Undo Send’ option. This option will be tick marked, by that you can know that your first option is saved.Set-duration-to-stop-sending-mail.


Step 4: In this tick mark option you can choose time duration of 5 to 30 second to stop sending mail. When you chose your time duration, scroll down side and click on ‘save changes’ option. Now your process complete. You can activate this option by following above steps and stop wrong mail sending process.

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