Sort Gmail Messages by Size and delete huge sized emails

Is your Gmail account nearly full? and you want delete some unwanted emails? or you want delete large sized emails which is I received in my mailbox?

yes you can soft email from Gmail inbox by size, then delete all those huge sized email, if not required.

you can now search emails by size, more flexible date options, exact match and more.

This means, for example, to find emails larger than 10MB, you can search for size:10m or larger:10m or to find emails sent over 2 years ago, older_than:2y.

size:10m older_than:2y


And see below other advanced search operators.


Operator Definition Examples


Used to specify the sender

Example: from:Musheer
Meaning: Messages from Musheer


Used to specify a recipient

Example: to:Musheer
Meaning: All messages that were sent to Musheer(by you or someone else)


Search for words in the subject line

Example: subject:IToxy
Meaning: Messages that have the word "IToxy" in the subject


Search for messages matching term A or term B*
*OR must be in all caps

Example: from:Musheer OR from:Mahir
Meaning: Messages from Musheer or from Mahir

- (hyphen)

Used to exclude messages from your search

Example: dinner -movie
Meaning: Messages that contain the word "dinner" but do not contain the word "movie"


Search for messages by label

Example: from:amy label:friends
Meaning: Messages from Amy that have the label "friends"

Example: from:david label:my-family
Meaning: Messages from David that have the label "My Family"


Search for messages with an attachment

Example: from:david has:attachment
Meaning: Messages from David that have an attachment


Search for messages on mailing lists

Meaning: Messages with the words in the headers, sent to or from this list


Search for an attachment by name or type

Example: filename:physicshomework.txt
Meaning: Messages with an attachment named "physicshomework.txt"

Example: label:work filename:pdf
Meaning: Messages labeled "work" that also have a PDF file as an attachment

" "

Used to search for an exact phrase*
*Capitalization isn't taken into consideration

Example: "i'm feeling lucky"
Meaning: Messages containing the phrase "i'm feeling lucky" or "I'm feeling lucky"

Example: subject:"dinner and a movie"
Meaning: Messages containing the phrase "dinner and a movie" in the subject

( )

Used to group words
Used to specify terms that shouldn't be excluded

Example: from:amy (dinner OR movie)
Meaning: Messages from Amy that contain either the word "dinner" or the word "movie"

Example: subject:(dinner movie)
Meaning: Messages in which the subject contains both the word "dinner" and the word "movie"


Search for messages anywhere in Gmail*
*Messages inSpam andTrash are excluded from searches by default

Example: in:anywhere movie
Meaning: Messages in All Mail, Spam, and Trash that contain the word "movie"


Search for messages in Inbox, Trash, or Spam

Example: in:trash from:amy
Meaning: Messages from Amy that are in Trash


Search within messages that Priority Inboxconsiders important.

Example: is:important from:janet
Meaning: Messages from Janet that were marked as important byPriority Inbox


Search for messages that are starred, unread, or read

Example: is:read is:starred from:David
Meaning: Messages from David that have been read and are marked with a star


Search for messages with a particular star

Example: has:purple-star from:David
Meaning: Messages from David that are marked with a purple star


Used to specify recipients in the cc: orbcc: fields*
*Search on bcc: cannot retrieve messages on which you were blind carbon copied
Example: cc:david

Example: cc:david
Meaning: Messages that were cc-ed to David


Search for messages sent or received during a certain period of time
(using the date format yyyy/mm/dd)

Example: after:2004/04/16 before:2004/04/18
Meaning: Messages sent between April 16, 2004 and April 18, 2004.*
*More precisely: Messages sent after 12:00 AM (or 00:00) April 16, 2004 and before April 18, 2004.


Similar toolder andnewer, but allows relative dates using d,m, and y forday, month, and year

Example: newer_than:2d
Meaning: Finds messages sent within the last two days.


Search for chat messages

Example: is:chat monkey
Meaning: Any chat message including the word "monkey."


Search for messages within a particular email address in the Delivered-To line of the message header

Meaning: Any message with in the Delivered-To: field of the message header (which can help you find messages forwarded from another account or ones sent to an alias).

circle: Search for messages that were sent from someone who you added to a particular Google+ circle

Example: circle:friends
Meaning: Any message that was sent by a person in your "Friends" circle.
Examples: circle:"soccer friends (team blue)" or circle:"my \"fab four\""
Notes: For circle names that include a space, parentheses, curly brackets, or vertical bar, add quotes around the name. For names that include quotes, add a back slash immediately before the quotes.


Search for all messages that were sent from someone who you added to your Google+ circles

Example: has:circle
Meaning: Any message that was sent by a person in any of your circles.


Search for messages larger than the specified size in bytes

Example: size:1000000
Meaning: All messages larger than 1MB (1,000,000 bytes) in size.


Similar tosize: but allows abbreviations for numbers

Example: larger:10M
Meaning: All messages of at least 10M bytes (10,000,000 bytes) in size.

(plus sign)

Match the search term exactly

Example: +unicorn
Meaning: Finds messages containing “unicorn” but not “unicorns” or “unciorn”


Find a message by the message-id header
Meaning: Locates the exact message with the specified SMTP message-id.


Search for messages that have and have not had labels that you created applied to them.
NOTE: Gmail applies labels to individual messages, not to conversation threads.

Example: has:nouserlabels
Meaning: Finds all messages without any of your own labels (excludes automatic labels like inbox, spam, and trash). Since Gmail applies labels to individual messages, you might see results that appear to have labels; in this case, another message in the same conversation thread has had a label applied to it.


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