Tag Archive: Undo


How to undo accidental time skips on Siri Remote

The new Apple TV’s Siri Remote is great, except for all of those times that it isn’t. We’ve run afoul of the remote’s touchpad a few times; it’s fine for navigating (and less fine for entering passwords), but sometimes it does its job too well. For example, we can’t even count the number of times […]

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Gmail’s handy ‘Undo Send’ feature comes to Inbox

We’ve all sent emails to the wrong person accidentally. Sometimes it’s as harmless as inviting your grandma to drum and bass rave; other times it’s pictures to your boss that no one should see. But if you use Gmail, those…Read more ›

Enable a Recall Email Feature in Gmail to Undo Sending Erroneous Messages

If you’ve ever sent an email that you immediately realized wasn’t complete, contained errors, or, even worse, was to the wrong person, you know that feeling of dread. For Gmail users, an optional setting offers a layer of forgiveness to those situations, providing for the ability to recall a sent email if acted upon quickly. … Read More

How to Undo & Redo Typing on iPhone with a Shake

All iPhone models have a rather interesting way to “Undo” or “Redo” typing in iOS and in every single app… get ready for it because it’s probably not going to be what you expect: you shake the iPhone to undo and redo typing. Yes, seriously, physically shaking the iPhone initiates an “Undo” or a “Redo” … Read More

How to Undo & Redo Typing on iPhone with a Shake

All iPhone models have a rather interesting way to “Undo” or “Redo” typing in iOS and in every single app… get ready for it because it’s probably not going to be what you expect: you shake the iPhone to undo and redo typing. Yes, seriously, physically shaking the iPhone initiates an “Undo” or a “Redo” … Read More [Read More…]

Undo an Accidental “Don’t Trust” Computer Tap with iOS Devices

Every time you connect an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to a new computer, you’ll get a “Trust This Computer?” alert dialog popping up. If you’ve updated iTunes or reset an iOS device to factory settings, sometimes you’ll even see this Trust dialog box on a computer you’ve already chosen to trust from that device. … Read More

Undo That Hastily Sent Email When Using Gmail [OS X Tips]

We’ve all done it, sent that nasty email to a boss, co-worker, spouse. That email that we really wish we hadn’t sent? You know the one. If only we could go back in time, we could un-send that email and…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Undo And Redo Keyboard Buttons On An iPad? You Bet [iOS Tips]

iPad Keyboard Undo RedoOn the Mac, you can always hit Command-Z to undo something. You can also hit Command-Shift-Z to redo something and put it back to what it was before you hit undo. Make sense? This isn’t so easily done on iOS, as there isn’t a Command key, to being with, but there is, in fact, an […]

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How to Access & Use the Undo & Redo Buttons on iPad

Much like OS X and Windows on the desktop, iOS on the iPad has an “Undo” and “Redo” option. Undo does just what it sounds like, it undoes the last text based action. For example, if you typed out a sentence but decided it wasn’t what you wanted to say, you could hit “Undo” and it would instantly disappear. Redo is also fairly self explanatory, as it redoes the prior text action that was just undone. For example, if you  [Read More…]

Undo That Mistaken Swipe In Mailbox For iPhone [iOS Tips]

mailbox swipe

One of the central conceits of new iOS mail client, Mailbox, is getting to Inbox Zero, a zen state of pure joy, in which you feel much better having dealt with all your email. The way the app does this is with swipes. Swipe partway across an email to the right and you archive it with a pleasant green checkmark. Swipe completely from left to right and you send the  [Read More…]