Gmail Tips

On this page we have put together a list of tips and tricks for use with Gmail e-mail. Have a glance at the tips listed below to make your Gmail e-mail experience more enjoyable and easy to manage.

We also provide you with a handy and printable list of Keyboard Shortcuts and tips for how-to get around the security that prohibits you from attaching executable files to your Gmail e-mail messages.

Keyboard Shortcuts

Gmail e-mail’s webmail interface is loaded with a powerful set of keyboard shortcuts making using Gmail easier than any other web-based email around. To view our list of keyboard shortcuts for Gmail e-mail, click here.

Seven Cool Gmail E-mail Tips

We have put together a list of seven of our favorite Gmail E-mail tips that help make using Gmail e-mail easier and more fun! To view our Seven Cool Gmail E-mail Tips, click here.

Attaching Executable Files

If you have ever tried to attach an executable file when composing an e-mail using Gmail then you have probably seen an error message similar to the one below: Gmail E-mail Executable File ErrorThere is a simple workaround for this problem. You just compress your executable file into an archive such as zip file, rar file or tar.gz file and then you will be allowed to send the archived version of the executable in your Gmail e-mails.

If you are unfamiliar on how-to compress files into archives on your computer the following information maybe be of use to you. To compress executables into archives on Windows: Locate the file or folder that you want to compress. Right-click the file or folder, then hover over to Send To, and then click Compressed (zipped) Folder. To compress executables into archives on Macintosh: First locate the executable file that you want to compress. Then you simply right click on the executable and then select Compress.