How to Delete Labels in Gmail

By nawa | Updated On November 26, 2021 

Labels (also known as folders in Gmail) are a great way to categorize your emails. However, if you don’t need some labels in your Gmail, you can easily delete it. Here’s how. 

Important: Deleting labels in Gmail won’t delete your emails. 

How to delete folders in Gmail

  1. Go to and sign in to your account if you haven’t.
    Log in to Gmail
  2. On the left pane, hover your cursor over the label you want to delete and click on the three-dot icon.
    Click on the three dot icon
  3. Select Remove label from the dropdown menu.
    Select Remove label
  4. A confirmation popup will appear, select Delete to finish.
    Choose Delete to confirm

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