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Today I mistakenly deleted messages from the trash on my gmail account. I have tried several suggestions and have not been successful. account is ***@******.***. your help is appreciated
Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Email
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Email technician: Josh, Computer Enthusiast replied 2 years ago
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Hi,

You can use the email recovery form here: https://support.google.com/mail/contact/missingemails?rd=1

Please fill out the form and any emails that can be recovered will be.

If you can take a minute and use the rating system to rate our session as EXCELLENT, GOOD, or OK and press Submit so I am credited with helping you.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Same as alteafy got. No helps all a
Email technician: Josh, Computer Enthusiast replied 2 years ago

What did the form response say?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
your answer was the same as a free answer on line and got nowhere. please give me another answer
Email technician: Josh, Computer Enthusiast replied 2 years ago

Did you fill out the form? What was the form response?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Messages were not able to be retrieved
Email technician: Josh, Computer Enthusiast replied 2 years ago

Unfortunately, if Gmail cannot recover the emails through their own server then there is nothing that can be done. Usually if the emails were deleted within the last 24 hours, they can all be recovered.

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Email technician: Josh, Computer Enthusiast replied 2 years ago

I have not heard back from you in a while -- If the issue is resolved, please rate our session as EXCELLENT, GOOD, or OK and press Submit so I am credited with helping you otherwise please reply back so we can continue with the issue.

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