Somedays, I just want to scream when things that did work, break. This happened this week when I needed to contact a vendor by email. This is a simple task where you click an email link and it opens in your default email application. Instead of getting Gmail to open up in Chrome, I was staring at
Gmail (Google Mail)
This section covers the tips or tutorials I've written about GMail. Most of the items concern the free version of Gmail. Occasionally, I'll reference the paid version within GSuites.
If you're new to this email service, you can find out more at: https://www.google.com/gmail/about/
Keyboard shortcuts can enhance your productivity. The benefits are compounded the more you use a program like Gmail. The problem is learning them and committing them to memory. In the case of Gmail, there are many and some don't seem intuitive. At first, I created a TinyCards app. Sadly, DuoLingo
Back in the old days, people rarely changed email addresses. Today people change jobs and have multiple email addresses. Some email programs don’t want to let go of the old addresses. This can cause problems with auto-complete. This happened to a friend with Gmail. She mistakenly sent an email to a
One bad habit I have is letting my Gmail inbox get too big. I guess this means I'm not an Inbox Zero expert. These accrued items tend to be non-urgent items that I haven’t flagged as a priority. Eventually, I reach that tipping point and want to mass delete Gmail items. There are many ways to delete
Sometimes Gmail’s simplicity makes people think it is missing features. A case in point is distribution lists or group lists. Many people think that it’s not possible to use a group in an email. The truth is that you can create personal Gmail distribution lists using labels in Google Contacts.