Thursday, November 15, 2012

Google adds Gmail search functions

These two new search commands just became available yesterday. One allows you to search your Gmail archive according to size, the other according to age.

To find emails over 5mb in size, for example, type size:5mb into the Gmail search bar.

The other one is equally useful, maybe more so, but I find the command awkward and hard-to-remember. Let's say you want to only see emails that are over a year old. In the the Gmail search bar, type older_than:1yr