Gmail Features with Google Sync
Starting Jan. 30, 2013, only G Suite, Education, and Government customers can set up new devices with Google Sync. Learn more.
Here's how actions taken on your mobile device using Google Sync will appear in the Gmail web interface.
|Action on mobile device/client (iPhone, Windows Phone, Outlook, etc.)||Result in Gmail on the web|
|Open a message||Mark a message as read|
|Move message to Starred||Apply a star to the message|
|Move a message to a folder||Apply a label to the message|
|Move a message to Spam||Report a message as spam|
|Move a message to Trash||Message will be archived.|
|Send a message||Store message in Sent Mail|
|Delete a message in inbox||Move that message to Archive|
|Delete a message from a folder||Remove that label from the message|
|Delete a message from [All Mail]||Move the message to Trash|
|Delete a message from Spam or Trash||Delete the message permanently|
Not supported and limited support:
- Searching messages in Gmail is currently supported for iOS devices, but not for other devices.
- Editing email drafts is not supported by Google Sync for any device.
- Archiving mail by using the iOS native app option is not supported.
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