Is There Any Way to Retrieve Deleted Emails From the Trash Bin?

By Lyan Uaha

Deleted emails can be easily retrieved from the Trash Bin in Gmail, Hotmail, and Yahoo Mail. When you delete an email from a folder (like for example, Inbox), it is moved to the Trash Bin where it is held until you either manually permanently delete it or the maximum number of days for which an email can be stored in the Trash Bin expires. This maximum number of days varies from one email client to another.

In Gmail

Step 1

Log in to your Gmail email account on the Internet.

Step 2

Click “Trash” on the left-pane of the Gmail window that opens.

Step 3

Click to select the check box before the email that you want to retrieve.

Step 4

Click “Move to” button and then select the folder to which you want to restore the email (for example, Inbox).

In Hotmail

Step 1

Log in to your Hotmail account.

Step 2

Click “Deleted” on the left-pane of the Hotmail webpage that opens.

Step 3

Choose the email that you want to retrieve by selecting the check box before it.

Step 4

Click the “Move” button and then click the folder to which you want to retrieve the deleted email.

In Yahoo Mail

Step 1

Log in to your Yahoo Mail account.

Step 2

Click “Trash” on the left side of the Yahoo Mail webpage that opens.

Step 3

Select the check box before the email that you want to retrieve.

Step 4

Click the “Move” button and then pick the folder to which the email should be moved to.