[Quick Tip] Create a Document from Gmail for Printing Quickly

Saikat Basu

Sometimes there are important emails which you need to print out. To properly format it, old habits meant copy-pasting the email content into MS Word and then hitting the Print button. If you are using Gmail, there’s a quicker way. You can enable the Create a Document Lab feature from Settings and connect Gmail to Google Docs seamlessly.

Creating Document From Any Email in Gmail

Step 1. Log in to your Gmail account. Click the Gear icon on the top-right side of the window and choose Settings form the menu.

Step 2. Click on the Labs tab and scroll down the list of Available Labs to locate the Create A Document feature.

Gmail Create a Document

Step 3. Click the Enable button next to Create a Document and then the Save Change button at the bottom of the page. Gmail will reload.

Step 4. Open the message that you want to print – Click on the More button – choose Create a Document to saves the message as a Google Docs file.

Gmail Create a Document

You can then format it and send it to print — or download as a Word document or a PDF file.

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