How to Delete All Emails in Gmail App Android

Kyle Wood

Android, Tutorials

Are you tired of having a cluttered inbox in your Gmail app on Android? Deleting each email one by one can be a time-consuming and tedious process.

But fear not! In this tutorial, I will guide you through the steps to delete all emails in the Gmail app on Android, making your inbox clean and organized once again.

Deleting All Emails in Gmail App on Android

To delete all emails in the Gmail app on Android, follow these simple steps:

Step 1: Open the Gmail App

If you haven’t already done so, open the Gmail app on your Android device. You can find the Gmail app icon either on your home screen or in the app drawer. Tap on it to open the app.

Step 2: Select All Emails

In the Gmail app, tap on the three horizontal lines (also known as the hamburger menu) located at the top left corner of your screen. This will open a side menu.

Scroll down and find the “All Mail” option. Tap on it to view all your emails.

Note: If you have multiple accounts linked to your Gmail app, make sure you select the correct account before proceeding.

Step 3: Tap and Hold

In this step, we will select all emails to delete them. Tap and hold any email in your inbox until it gets highlighted. Once highlighted, release your finger from the screen.

Note: If you have unread emails that you want to keep, make sure to mark them as read before proceeding with this step.

Step 4: Select All Emails

With one email selected, a toolbar will appear at the top of your screen with various options. Look for the checkbox icon labeled “Select all.” Tap on it to select all the emails in your inbox.

Step 5: Delete Emails

After selecting all the emails, another toolbar will appear at the top of your screen. Look for the trash bin icon labeled “Delete.” Tap on it to delete all the selected emails from your inbox.

Note: Deleted emails will be moved to the “Trash” folder, where they will be permanently deleted after 30 days. If you want to free up space immediately, you can empty the trash by going to the side menu, scrolling down, and tapping on “Trash.” Then tap on “Empty Trash now” to permanently delete all emails in the trash folder.

Congratulations!

You have successfully deleted all emails in your Gmail app on Android. Your inbox is now clean and ready for new messages. Remember, keeping a clutter-free inbox helps you stay organized and find important emails more efficiently.

Conclusion

In this tutorial, we learned how to delete all emails in the Gmail app on Android. By following these steps, you can easily declutter your inbox and keep it organized. Remember to regularly delete unwanted emails to maintain a clean and efficient email workflow.

  • Step 1: Open the Gmail App
  • Step 2: Select All Emails
  • Step 3: Tap and Hold
  • Step 4: Select All Emails
  • Step 5: Delete Emails

I hope this tutorial was helpful! If you have any questions or need further assistance, feel free to leave a comment below.

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