How to Unsubscribe from Emails on Gmail

Author: Simridhi | Guide: Gmail |

Have you lately been swarmed with emails that you don't want to see? Do you want to keep your Inbox organized? If yes, you need to learn how to Unsubscribe from Emails on Gmail. Once you learn this, you will be able to remove all the unsolicited emails that deluge your Gmail app. In case, unsubscribing is not the option you want to go for in the case of some emails, try muting, or archiving emails in Gmail. But to learn the way to unsubscribe from emails, follow the steps below.

Unsubscribe from Emails on Gmail: 4 easy steps

Step-1 Open Gmail: In the first step, you need to open your Gmail app. You can do it by downloading the app from Playstore if you don't have it already.

  • Alternatively, you can access Gmail online through any search engine.
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Step-2 Select the mail and tap on options: In the next step, you need to select the emails you want to unsubscribe from. Once you do that you will see three dots in the top right of your screen.

  • Click on the three dots.
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Step-3 Tap on report spam: In the third step, you need to find the option Report Spam. You will find this in the small menu that opens up.

  • Click on Report Spam.
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Step-4 Unsubscribe from here: Here, you will see two options: Report Spam and unsubscribe and Report Spam.

  • Click on the option that's been highlighted in the screenshot.
  • This is how you unsubscribe from emails.
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These steps will make it easy to navigate unsubscribing from emails in Gmail. To resolve the questions that you might have, go through the FAQs below. In case, you're curious to learn how you can view archived email in the Gmail app, you can do it through the linked article.


What happens when I unsubscribe from an email?

Unsubscribing from an email would mean that you would not receive any information or updates from the contact that you have unsubscribed from. This action however is different from blocking or muting.

I signed up for a newsletter. But I no longer want it. What should I do?

Open the newsletter you want to sign out from. Scroll down. You will see the option to unsubscribe. Click on it to get out of the emailing list of the newsletter.

If I unsubscribe from a newsletter. Will the organization be notified?

No, that's untrue. The organization whose newsletter you've unsubscribed from will not get any notification whatsoever about your action.

I don't want to receive email communication from a contact. What should I do?

If you don't want to receive email communication from your contact. You can do two things: block them or mute them.

What will archiving lead to?

Archiving essentially hides your email contact and their communication. But in case they send an email reply, you will receive it. In other words, their email replies will show in your inbox.

These FAQs will solve your queries on Unsubscribing from Emails on Gmail. Try unsubscribing from emails today!

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