How do I recall a sent email in Outlook?


Question

How do I recall emails sent using Outlook?

Answer

All faculty, staff and students have the ability recall emails in Outlook.

  1. In the Outlook desktop application, click on the "Sent Items" folder on the left.
     
  2. Locate and double-click on the email you wish to recall (The email you sent will open up in a new window).
     
  3. In the new window, click "File," choose "Resend or Recall," and finally click "Recall This Message."
     
  4. In the dialog box select "Delete unread copies of this message" then, select "OK."
     

*Please note: Receipient's receive emails saying that the sender would like to recall the original emails.


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Article ID: 29861
Created
Mon 5/1/17 7:00 PM
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Tue 9/8/20 10:19 AM
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