Gmail has an in-built feature called filter that allow users to define actions for new and existing emails. Using this filter function, we can define a delete action for any email that you will receive.
In this article, I will show how to create an email filter to auto-delete useless promotional email that I receive regularly.
- Login to Gmail and open the email that should get auto-delete. Click on down arrow and click on Filter messages like this. (Screenshot below)
- A web pop-up will appear on search bar, click on Create filter with this search.
- On create filter web pop-up, select Delete it check box. If you want to apply this delete filter on exisitng email, then select the check box available below — Also apply filter to # matching conversations.
- Verify delete filter in Trash box.
Note and Conclusion:
Now your Gmail filter is successfully created, any new email received from email ID which is filtered will be directly deleted without displaying in inbox folder.