Here is a simple step to send email later in Gmail and also schedule email appearing time on your inbox for a clean Gmail inbox. You can use a * free browser add-on called Boomerang for this purpose. If you are a Gmail user you can use this plugin on browsers Chrome, Firefox and Safari. At present Boomerang is only available for Gmail and it is quicker to add to Gmail. Go to the plugin page by clicking the below link.
You are just two clicks away to get an awesome option on your Gmail that will enable you send email later and also clean up your inbox by scheduling the Gmail message appearance. Hope you have already followed the above link. Now click on “Install Boomerang” button and allow permission. That is all you have to do.
Now open Gmail on a new tab on your browser. When you compose a new message you can see the Boomerang “Send Later” Button to schedule your email. Regarding clean up your Gmail inbox, first select Gmail messages or any single message. You can see the “Boomerang” Button on top.
Let us see how Boomerng Works for Gmail.
How to Send Email Later in Gmail Using Boomerang
Write your Gmail message as you do normally and when you are ready to send click the “Send Later” button instead of regular “SEND”. Choose your desired time to send the email from the drop down list. You can schedule your email message by in 1 hour, 2 hour etc. or in 2 days, 1 month etc. or even at a specific date and time. There are plenty of customization options to send email later in Boomerang. See the screenshot below.
How to Schedule Your Message Appearing Time on Gmail
Another awesome Gmail feature that Boomerang brings on Gmail is the clean up Gmail inbox feature. Yep! I find it very useful. To use this feature go to your inbox. Select the messages that you want to bounce back after a specific time. Here also there are plenty of options similar to the above. Hit the Boomerang button and choose your option.
Why you need to clean your Gmail inbox?
If you are wearisome at some particular point of time, when you can’t reply a message due to the in completion of any specific task associated with the message or you are normally being busy at specific time to write reply use Boomerang. It will make your inbox clean and bring back the messages at the time you specified.
* The plugin is free for use but with some limitations like 10 monthly message credit. You can see the pricing details here.
I am sure that all of you will like this Gmail how to article about Gmail schedule sent and clean up inbox feature. If you have a Gmail account try this plugin and you will realise that what you where missing on Gmail was this feature. I have installed Boomerang. Do you?
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