Gmail : The No. 1 Email Service Provider

Gmail : The No. 1 Email Service Provider

Needless to say that Gmail is the most famous and No. 1 email service provider today. After all, it is powered with many awesome and cool features. But have you ever inserted an image inside message body and sent along with the message in Gmail? There are still many other features which are not enabled in your account by default. You have to do them manually. One among those features is the option to insert the image facility. Earlier this facility was not there in Gmail and people generally have to use attach a file option instead. But now this option is available in Gmail and by enabling them you may be able to insert the image in message body area along with the message.

How to enable this option?

To enable this option follow these steps :

  1. Firstly log in to your Gmail account and click on gear icon at the right top corner and select setting.
  2. Then select and click on “Labs” in the available tabs and type “Insert images” in “Search for a lab” field and press Enter. See the screenshot below for further clarification.
    Gmail Setting to Insert an Image in Email Body

    Gmail Setting to Insert an Image in Email Body

  3. It quickly gives the result. Click on Enable radio button to enable this option and click on “Save Changes” button.
  4. Now navigate to compose mail section. In the message body you can see a tool for “Insert Image” in the toolbar.
    Insert Image Option in Gmail Toolbar

    Insert Image Option in Gmail Toolbar

  5. Whenever, you click on that a pop-up window will appear asking you about the location of the image that you want to insert.  Browse your desired image in your computer and click on “OK” button.
    Gmail Option for Image Location

    Gmail Option for Image Location


    You can either insert a picture stored in your computer in the message body area or you can directly assign the web address (URL) of the image.