Have you ever been in a situation when you by mistake deleted a very important email from your Gmail account? Or it may have happened that someone hacked into your Gmail and deleted your emails. We are so much dependent on our emails that we keep all the data there assuming it is safe. Do not worry it is definitely safe but how to recover deleted Gmail messages remains a worrying part of the story. You need not at all panic or stress over it as you can definitely recover deleted messages on Gmail.

Part 1: How to Recover Deleted Gmail Messages

The moment when you see that an important email is missing you might be panic. Do not need to panic search it in the search bar you may find it in the Trash if you did not press the delete forever messages. In case you cannot see the message even in the Trash what to do then.

Guide to recover deleted Gmail messages

Situation 1:

Step 1: Login to your Gmail account and open Bin folder (Trash). In case you are not able to view the Trash folder just go to the Gear Icon on upper Right corner.

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Step 2: From the drop down choose ‘Settings’ and choose ‘Labels’ in it. Scroll down till you see the ‘Bin’ label and click on Show button.

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Step 3: Now go to Bin folder(Trash) and select the message you want to recover. Right click on the message and click Move to Inbox. This way you can recover deleted messages on Gmail.

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Situation 2:

Suppose you deleted a mail and it went to Trash. You should recover it from Trash within 30 days or it will be permanently deleted and then you need to contact Google Support Team.

Open the web link https://support.google.com/mail/contact/missingemails. Fill up the below form and correct email ID. Mention the correct date since when you want the messages to be recovered and submit the form. You will have to wait for the Gmail to recover your data from the server this seems to be little longer to recover deleted messages on Gmail.

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Part 2: Tips: Recover Deleted Messages on Android Phones

iSkysoft Toolbox - Android Data Recovery is one of the best ways to view the text messages you deleted by mistake from your Android device. With the toolbox you can recover all the deleted messages. Your message may have been deleted from your android device manually or it may have been infected by a virus. iSkysoft Toolbox - Android Data Recovery toolbox will recover safely all of your messages. It’s a quick way to restore your deleted text messages perfectly and safely.

  • With iSkysoft software you can recover all the files from both phone memory and the external SD card.
  • Software recovers, messages, contacts, call history, photos, and audio, videos, documents or WhatsApp.
  • Virus free software keeps all your phone data safe.
  • You can recover data in case of accidental deletion, rooting error, system crash or Rom flashing.
  • The software supports around 6000 Android devices for data recovery.

Steps to Open Android phone when locked with iSkysoft Toolbox

Step 1: Connect your Android phone to the computer on which you have installed Launch iSkysoft Toolbox - Android Data Recovery. The computer can be Windows or MAC as both the versions of software are available. Launch the toolbox from Desktop and click on "Data recovery". Make sure the USB debugging is enabled.

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Step 2: The next screen displays the 8 files types supported by the toolbox for recovery. You can choose to either recover one or more file types in one batch. Note if you choose more options the time taken to scan and recover is going to be longer. Tick the Check box next to ‘Messaging’ to recover deleted text messages and Click Next.

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Step 3: You can choose from the two modes Advanced and Standard Mode. Standard Mode is recommended. Advanced mode takes longer because it thoroughly scans the memory leading to longer scan time. Check one mode and click Next. The toolbox will scan the Android device. Wait till the scanning of attached android device completes and do not close the toolbox in the between.

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Step 4: After scanning the phone you will see a list of file types on the left side. Choose the type of file you had selected to recover. For example you want only Messages to be recovered, check the tick box next to it. All the deleted messages will be displayed. It will give you the details of the text in the message, the contact name, time and date. Click the messages you want to recover and click Next.

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