How To Schedule Emails to Send later with Boomerang for Gmail

If you use Gmail, there may be times when you want to schedule an email to go out at a specific time during the day or week. With the free plugin Boomerang for Gmail, it makes the process very easy.

1. Download and install Boomerang for Firefox or Chrome.

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2. Go through the steps as normal for whichever browser you’re using…here’s the steps for Chrome.

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3. Boomerang for Gmail has been successfully installed.

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Firefox

4. Allow the plugin to be installed…

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5. Of course for Firefox you’ll need to restart the browser to complete the process.

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Using Boomerang

6. You’ll need to click on Allow for it to access your account.

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7. Then you can change Preferences based on how you want to use it.

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8. After you have it installed, Boomerang is quite easy to use. Click to compose a new message, and after you have the right contacts and message, click the Boomerang dropdown.

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9. Then choose the the time when you want the mail scheduled to be sent out. You can select from a few hours, days, or a specific time.

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10. If the mail hasn’t been saved, you’ll be prompted to save it first.

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11. In this example we picked a specific time. Just type in the time you want it to go out…then click Confirm.

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12. Then you’ll see that Boomerang is processing the message for later delivery.

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13. You’ll also have a special label for Boomerang so you can manage the emails you want to be sent out at different times.

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That’s really all there is to it. It’s very easy to use and there are some other cool features you’ll discover like an email reminder service and more.

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Boomerang can come in very handy if you have something on your mind that you want to get to the recipient(s) but at the time when you want.

  • vicente

    well thx for the information