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Gmail notification - delete email option

(Topic created: 09-23-2020 05:27 AM)
DeePee
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I have recently upgraded to an S20 from an S7. On the S7 and on my Samsung Tab A, I am able to delete and archive emails directly from the notifications, which is really useful. But on the S20, the options are Archive and Reply and I can't find out how/where to change this. I have set swipe options in the Gmail app to be Delete and Archive, how do I get these carried through to the notifications?

 

Many thanks

 

DeePee

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This-is-me
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Open gmail....... settings......... general settings........ default notification action

if this solved your problem, press 3dots and select............

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Zero_83
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open Samsung email app. click the 3 line menu at top left...click the gear icon you will see to the left of your account image..scroll down to swipe actions... customize as you want
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DeePee
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Hi, thanks for this, but is Gmail. not Samsung email that I am trying to sort out.

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This-is-me
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Open gmail....... settings......... general settings........ default notification action

if this solved your problem, press 3dots and select............

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DeePee
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OMG, how did I miss that option in the general settings....you are star thank you!!!!

Diaboyos
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Hmm I didn't know you could do this straight from notifications. So if you get a notification you can just delete it right then without even having to open the Gmail app? I'll have to look into this.
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DeePee
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Yup, you certainly can and it is very helpful if, like me, you get loads of unwanted mails.

 

Just pull down on the notification and the options are there (archive and reply by default). Thanks to This-is-me, I have now found how to change the options to delete and reply.

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