How to Edit, Show/Hide or Delete a Label in Gmail

Quick and easy-to-follow guide for Gmail users

Follow these steps to update your labels and their settings.

How to show, hide, or delete Gmail labels step-by-step with images

Step 1

How To Edit, Show/Hide Or Delete A Label In Gmail - Step 1

Hover over a label and click the three dots icon that appears on its right to access its settings:

  • You can display the label in a specific color;
  • You can show or hide the label in the labels list in the left side panel in Gmail;
  • You can show or hide the label on messages in the Gmail preview pane;
  • You can also Edit the label, Remove it or Add a sub-label.
How To Edit, Show/Hide Or Delete A Label In Gmail - Step 2

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