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Undo a sent email in Apple mail with Mailbutler

If you regret sending a message, you can use undo send by enabling delay sending of all emails by up to 60 seconds. This setting gives you the option to take back a message you just sent.

How to enable Undo Send

  1. Login to your Mailbutler Dashboard (https://bowtie.mailbutler.io/)
  2. In the top right corner, click the drop-down menu next to your email and go to PreferencesScreenshot of Mailbutler dashboard with preferences circled
  3. In “General“, check enable undo send and set the amount of time you want your message to be delayed for
    Screenshot of Undo Send settings on Mailbutler Dashbaord
  4. Save preferences at the bottom of the page

Apple Mail

How to undo a sent email

  1. Open Apple Mail
  2. Compose an email
  3. Click send
  4. Once you have sent the email a button will pop-up at the top right of your screen, giving you the option to undo the sending


  1. Login to your Gmail account 
  2. Go to Settings
  3. Under Undo Send, check enable and set cancellation period
  4. Compose a message and send it
  5. Click undo to stop sending
Updated on April 18, 2018

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