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Looking at the Settings
When an email is open, there are icons across the top that allow you create actions. You may do the following:
Archive - Removes a message, but it will come back to your inbox when someone replies to it.
Spam - Click to Report Spam to Google. This improves your Gmail spam filter.
Trash - Deletes a message from your inbox. Empty the Trash to remove it from your computer.
Mark Unread - Messages titles are bold until you open them. You can use this tool to return it to unread.
Snooze - Set a time when you want to open it. New in this version of Gmail.
Move to - When you set up Labels, you can move email to a label, like folders in Outlook.
Label - Add labels or create new ones for messages as they come in.
Labels are Like "Folders"
Labels work like folders, but you can add multiple labels to a message.add content.
Using Filters and Labels to Optimize Gmail
You can manage your incoming mail using Gmail’s filters to send email to a label, or archive, delete, star, or automatically forward your mail...
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A Google Document that included additional resources and a weekly summary of activities. You may view download this document or make a copy and save it to your G Drive.
A Google document with a list of the settings for Gmail. It may be used to develop a personal guide to the functions related to each setting.
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