How to Automatically Create New Contacts in Gmail

The steps in this article are going to show you how to get Gmail to automatically create a new contact for people that you email for the first time. Any new contact created this way will be added under “Other Contacts.” These new contacts will come up in auto-complete when you start typing their name […]

How to Change Subject Line in Gmail

The steps in this article are going to show you how to change the subject line in Gmail for an email to which you are replying. When you edit subject lines in Gmail you are able to create your own new subject line for an email that was sent to you. This can be helpful in some […]

How to CC in Gmail

The steps in this article are going to show you how to CC someone on an email that you are sending in Gmail from your laptop or desktop computer. There’s a difference between learning how to CC in Gmail and how to BCC in Gmail. If you CC someone, then everyone on the email can […]

Why Am I Seeing Emails in My Gmail Inbox That Should be Filtered?

The steps in this article are going to show you how to change a setting for your Gmail account so that it stops showing emails in your inbox that should be filtered to other folders or labels. Click the gear icon then choose Settings. Select the Inbox tab. Scroll to the bottom of the menu […]

How to Create Folders in Gmail

The steps in this guide will show you how to create folders in Gmail. We will cover the steps briefly at the start of the article, then continue below with additional information and pictures for each of the steps. Note that this article will assume that you are already signed into your Gmail account. Go […]

How to Block Someone’s Email Address in Gmail

The steps in this guide are going to show you how to block all emails in Gmail from a particular email address. We cover these steps briefly at the top of the article, then go into a bit more depth below, including pictures for each step. Open up your Gmail inbox. Select an email from […]

How to Stop Marking a Gmail Conversation as Read if You View it in the Preview Panel

The preview panel in Gmail provides a fast and simple way for you to view the conversations in your inbox. If you have used the desktop version of Outlook in the past, then the preview panel is something that you are probably familiar with, and it may even be a necessity for you to efficiently […]

How to Disable Hover Actions in Gmail

Have you noticed that when you hover over one of the emails in your inbox, a bunch of little icons appear at the far right side of the message line? This is due to a feature in Gmail called “Hover Actions” and it’s meant to provide you with an easier way to perform some of […]

How to Add a Preview Panel in Gmail

If you are used to reading emails in Microsoft Outlook, or if you like to read emails without needing to switch away from your inbox, then a preview panel can make your life a lot easier. Therefore you might find some of Gmail’s views to not be as helpful as you would like. Fortunately there […]

How to Turn Off Nudges in Gmail

Have you noticed that you are seeing some emails at the top of your inbox, even though they aren’t the most recent emails you’ve received? This is a feature in Gmail called “Nudges” that makes it easier to access emails that require a reply from you, or that you might need to follow up on. […]