Now that Outlook, has a newer and smoother look, are you jealous of it and want some of the features of Outlook on your Gmail ? If yes then this article will surely be of interest to you. Outlook has an interesting Auto-Purge feature that automatically deletes older email messages from specific senders after a certain period of time. Most of the people don’t know this but Gmail has had this feature ages ago. But that was added by Labnol author Amit Aggarwal.

 

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Read how to add the Auto-Purge feature to your Gmail Account here.

  • Download the script from here.
  • Open the Google Script and choose File > Make copy to copy it into Google Drive account.
  • Set the value of GMAIL_LABEL to the label of the email(s) that you want to auto-sweep.
  • Set the value of PURGE_AFTER to the number of days after which the script should delete the emails.
  • Go to Run > Initialize and grant the necessary permissions for the script to work.
  • Now go to Run -> Install to install the auto-purge script.
  • All done, enjoy !

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