How to Delete Multiple Emails in Gmail

Objective

  • Bulk delete E-mail in Gmail

Environment

  • Gmail
  • Computer

Procedure

  1. Log into your Gmail account on a computer
  2. Click inside the empty square box in the upper left hand corner of the message list
    • All messages on the page will be checked
    • Click the highlighted link at the top of the message list to select all messages in the folder 
    • Remove check marks individually from messages you want to keep
  3. Click the trash can icon in the upper left corner

Additional Notes

Deleted messages are stored in the trash folder for 30 days


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