Boomerang for Gmail
Boomerang for Gmail allows you to be in control of when you send emails to friends and receive messages from friends. With Boomerang, you can compose an email message now and plan on when it would be automatically sent at the perfect time. All you have to do is to write or compose the email messages as you normally do and tap the ‘Send Later’ button. Make use of the Google calendar picker. Or use the text box that knows the language like ‘next Monday’ to tell Boomerang when to deliver the messages. You can also use Boomerang to take email messages out of your inbox till when you need them.
Have you ever left the office so early to have dinner with the family and it suddenly flashed through your mind that you need to do something important when you arrive at the office the next morning? Now you can compose an email and have it arrive exactly when you want to be reminded, like ‘8:30 am tomorrow’.
How to Access and Use Boomerang for Gmail
Let us get a quick start with Boomerang for Gmail feature. With the following step-by-step instruction below;
- Check the system needed. In order to be allowed to use this “Boomerang for Gmail”, you must have one of these web browsers on your smartphone (IOS and Android devices)
Note: Boomerang works on a G suite mail and Gmail
- Install ‘Boomerang for Gmail’. For you to install Boomerang on your Gmail, visit the Boomerang site. Go to boomeranggmail.com. There you will see a display asking you whether you to ‘Add Boomerang for Gmail’? Tap on that display.
Tap the ‘Add extension’ button. You will see a brief display notifying you that boomerang has been installed.
- Take a journey of pleasure around Boomerang’s feature. For a start and introduction to Boomerang, tap the ‘start’ button. But if you do not want to see the features of Boomerang then tap the ‘skip’ button. When you open your Gmail inbox, you will find the Boomerang icon in the upper right-hand side of your screen layout.
Note: when you find the Boomerang icon on your screen, you should know that Boomerang is installed. You will also find the Gmail ‘send later’ button.
And you are finally ready to use Boomerang.
How to Send an Email Message at a Scheduled and Specific Time.
To plan and schedule an email message using the Boomerang feature, first compose or write the message in the normal way you do. After composing the email message you want to schedule for later, do not tap the ‘send’ button. Instead, follow the instructions I am about to give you now.
- Schedule your message.
Notice: a Gmail send later button has been added. You will find the button below the normal ‘send’ button.
After you have composed your email message, to schedule this message to be sent to the contact later click the ‘send later’ button in the lower left-hand side. A menu will appear for you to choose a time to schedule your message. If you see the time listed when you want Gmail to deliver the message click it or you type the specific time yourself and click the ‘confirm’ button.