Sunday, February 28, 2021

‘Undo Send’ an official feature of Gmail on the Web

Google is finally bringing the life-saving

In what could be described as one of the longest “experimental” periods of any product feature, Google is finally bringing the life-saving “Undo Send” option to the main settings on the Web version of Gmail.

Google first introduced Undo Send to Gmail way back in March 2009, so you could be forgiven for not realizing the feature was still technically an experiment. Indeed, the feature has stayed quietly in the Labs section of Gmail, where Google tests out new features, which users have to manually switch on to use.

As its name suggests, Undo Send gives you a set period of time after dispatching an email to change your mind — so once you’ve clicked “Send” you’ll see an option to reverse it on your screen for between 5 and 30 seconds, depending on what you’ve indicated in the settings.

Moving forward, you’ll see Undo Send in the main “General” tab of your settings. If you already had the option switched on in Labs, then it will still be on by default. If you didn’t, you’ll need to tick the little box next to “Enable Undo Send.”

MOST READ

stc Bahrain partners with the American University of Bahrain (AUBH) to empower students and the educational sector in the Kingdom

stc Bahrain, a world-class digital enabler, announced its strategic partnership with the American University of Bahrain (AUBH) to support the education sector through advising...

New Marker of Inflammation Discovered by the Arabian Gulf University Health Biotechnology team

The “Molecular Medicines Reports” journal published in January 2021 the results of a study conducted by the Medical Biotechnology Research Team in the College...

Bahrain participates in United Nations Leadership Dialogue meeting

Special Envoy for Climate Affairs and Chief Executive of the Supreme Council for Environment (SCE), Dr. Mohammed bin Mubarak bin Dainah, took part in...

American School of Bahrain (ASB) introduces Arabic Language and Islamic Studies Program to Impart and Uphold Bahraini Cultural Values

The American School of Bahrain (ASB) has introduced a comprehensive Arabic language and Islamic Studies program as a way of imparting and upholding Bahraini...

Labour Minister praises training institutes’ role

Labour and Social Development Minister, Jameel bin Mohammed Ali Humaidan, has stressed that the outputs of training should meet the needs of the labour...

Enjoy Advanced Remote Conferencing with the Latest Update of Bahrain’s Own ‘eMeeting’ system!

During these challenging times, having a reliable remote conferencing tool that caters to a wide variety of needs is essential. eMeeting, Bahrain’s first digital...

The New Mercedes-Benz S-Class: Automotive luxury experienced in a completely new way

The S-Class stands for the fascination of Mercedes-Benz: legendary and traditional engineering expertise which defines the luxury segment in the automobile industry. The new...

Bahrain bags 8 medals in Heroes Taekwondo Championship

Bahrainis Sami Mohammed Ali and Abdulla Al Wardi won two gold medals in the third edition of the Heroes Taekwondo International Championship, which was...

Bahrain authorizes emergency use of Janssen Covid-19 Vaccine

The National Health Regulatory Authority (NHRA) has authorized the emergency use of Johnson and Johnson’s vaccine for coronavirus (COVID-19). Janssen Covid-19 Vaccine is the fifth...

On the Directives of HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Holding Sports Events and Functions Prohibited Without Approval from Ministry of Youth and...

HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Representative of HM the King for Humanitarian Works and Youth Affairs and President of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports has issued decree...

HH Shaikh Nasser receives Southern Governor

National Security Advisor, His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, today received the Southern Governor, His Highness Shaikh Khalifa bin Ali bin Khalifa...

Bahraini-Kuwaiti relations role model for fraternity, partnership

The Kingdom of Bahrain shares with the State of Kuwait its celebrations of its 60th National Day and the 30th anniversary of its Liberation...

CBB employee contributes to the FATF Mutual Evaluation of New Zealand

Head of AML/CFT at the Central Bank of Bahrain, Ms. Maryam Salman, participated with the Mutual Evaluation Team of the Financial Action Task Force...

Caribou Coffee and Fuddruckers gives 25% to Frontline Heroes and perks to those who took the vaccine

The first quarter of 2020 brought in the first cases of Covid-19 to Bahrain which led to the closing of non-essential businesses and limitations...