Unsubscribe from a group

If you no longer want to participate in a group or receive the group’s emails, you have 2 options:

  • Stop getting email from the group: You’re still a member of the group, but you no longer receive emails when there’s activity
  • Leave the group: After you take this action, you can no longer access the group if it's not public

How to unsubscribe from a group

You can stop getting emails from a group by changing your settings or leaving the group.

Follow these steps:

  1. Sign in to Google Groups.
  2. Click My Groups.
  3. Choose a group.
  4. In the upper-right corner, click My settings and then Leave this group.
    • To stay in the group but stop getting emails, click Membership and email settings. Then, choose the Don't send email updates option.
    • To leave the group and stop getting emails, click Leave group.

Problems unsubscribing

If you tried to unsubscribe and still get unwanted emails, try these solutions:

  • Make sure you unsubscribed using the same email address that gets the group emails.
  • Check whether the emails are forwarded from another address.
  • Make sure you’re not signed up for the group with more than one email address.
  • Check that you’re not subscribed to topics. In the upper right corner, click the settings icon, then My topic email subscriptions
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