Productivity Hack #1: Canned Responses Inside Gmail

Chances are you are you probably use Gmail for your personal and maybe even your corporate email accounts, but did you know you can setup canned responses?

If you’re tired of typing out the same reply every time you need to setup a meeting, or answer a common question, than canned responses are for you. With canned responses you can compose your message once and save it to use over and over.

To enable this feature inside Gmail follow the instructions in the video below:


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  1. The Pc Recycler | February 14, 2012 at 7:10 pm

    fail. canned responses have a maximum limit. 20 or some pathetic number.


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