Retrieving Archived emails

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Q: I have archived an email by mistake - can I get it back?

Archived emails can always be retrieved. There are two ways:
1. If you realise just after you archive it, tap Undo (the Random button on CarPlay). 
2. If it's a bit later, go into your regular mail program, for example Gmail, Outlook, or Office 365. The location of your archived mail is different for gmail that other mail servers. 

Gmail:
Open Gmail in your browser and click on the folder called "All Mail". You will see everything including archived emails. Or you can search in gmail.

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Office 365/Outlook:
Archived email will be moved to a folder called "archive". This will either be  a built in folder that already exists or Speaking Email CarPlay will create it as a personal folder. 

What is Speaking Email CarPlay?

An app for iPhone and Apple CarPlay that reads your email out loud to you. It intelligently extracts content from emails (minus the signatures, disclaimers and threads). And it lets you action your email - archive, mark-as-read, trash, flag - using the CarPlay interface controls. It works Office 365 and Gmail email accounts.


Who is it for?

People who are busy and run out of time to get through their inbox. People who want to make productive use of time when driving between appointments.


What if I don't have CarPlay?

See our other product Speaking Email for iPhone and Android for anyone who doesn't have CarPlay.


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