How to Enable IMAP in Gmail

Gmail is a popular email service from Google that many people use as their primary email account. It’s fast, reliable, and works well with the other devices where you might want to check your emails, like a smartphone or a program like Outlook. But in order for Gmail to work on those other devices and […]

How to Show More Conversations Per Page in Gmail

Does it seem like Gmail isn’t displaying very many messages per page in your inbox, which is causing you to always have to navigate to the next page? This is due to a setting in Gmail that specifies the number of emails that are shown on a page per once. Fortunately you are able to […]

How to Switch to Compact View in Gmail

Gmail is an excellent free email service that offers almost everything that you might need from an email provider. If you are new to Gmail, however, then you may notice that there are a lot of differences between Google’s email service and the one that you are used to. Over time you may become accustomed […]

How to Only Send Gmail Vacation Responses to Contacts

Setting up a vacation or out of office reply is a necessary skill for Gmail users whose accounts are used for business. We have previously written about setting up these responses, which can automatically let the people who email you know that you won’t be reading or replying to their emails for a couple of […]

How to Stop Showing Snippets in Gmail

The emails in your Gmail inbox most likely consist of a row of information displaying the name of the sender, the subject of the email, and a small portion of that email. This combination of information provides you with a lot of information about the message that you have received. But you may dislike the […]

How to Remove Your Signature in Gmail

If you often write emails for work or an organization, it can be tedious to always sign those emails with your name, phone number, and perhaps other identifying information of means of contact. The signature option that is available in most email applications can automate this step for you, freeing you from the tediousness that […]

How to Switch to Tabs in Gmail

It’s pretty common for the majority of emails that you receive to be junk, newsletters, and generally things that you just don’t care about that much. While unsubscribing from many of these can really help to reduce your inbox clutter, there are other emails that you might not actually read, but are hesitant to stop […]

How to Disable Auto-Complete for New Contacts in Gmail

The auto-complete feature is something that many users rely upon in any email program that offers it. This auto-complete list is usually generated from your contact list, but Gmail has a feature where it will automatically add anyone that you email to this list. This is helpful if you don’t always create contacts, even for […]

How to Set Your Contact Picture in Gmail

Have you ever received an email from someone and seen their picture when you opened the email? This means that they have set up their contact picture, which is a helpful way to put a face to a name, and personalize the email communication. If you would like to set this up for your Gmail […]

How to Switch Away from Tabs in Gmail

Your Gmail inbox can be formatted in several different ways. The default option includes three separate tabs where emails are sorted into categories, such as Primary, Social, and Promotions. This lets you segment emails by type, making it easy to ignore the emails that you don’t typically act upon, or that aren’t as important to […]