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How can you recall a sent e-mail message from Comcast.net?

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How can you recall a sent e-mail message from Comcast.net?

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If I send an e-mail to someone, and realize there are errors in the information, how can I retrieve it before it is read by the other party? After it is retrieved and corrected, it can be resent.
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Re: How can you recall a sent e-mail message from Comcast.net?

No you cannot. Please note below.

 

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If I send an e-mail to someone, and realize there are errors in the information, how can I retrieve it before it is read by the other party? After it is retrieved and corrected, it can be resent.
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TheNotary wrote:
If I send an e-mail to someone, and realize there are errors in the information, how can I retrieve it before it is read by the other party? After it is retrieved and corrected, it can be resent.

You cannot retirieve an e-mail that has already been sent... It doesn't matter if the other party has read it or not- It cannot be retrieved.  The only thing you can do is send a new e-mail with the correct information. Sorry.Smiley Sad



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TheNotary wrote:
If I send an e-mail to someone, and realize there are errors in the information, how can I retrieve it before it is read by the other party? After it is retrieved and corrected, it can be resent.

Carole answered you. You can't retrieve a sent email.

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