Step #1: Log into your Gmail account

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Step #2: Click on the gear icon at the top right

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Step #3: From the dropdown menu, click on ‘Settings'

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Step #4: Scroll to the bottom & find ‘Vacation Settings'

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Step #5: Fill out the date, subject, & message fields then enable the ‘Only send a response to people in my Contacts' checkbox (optional). Once completed, click the ‘Save Changes' button.

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If you see a bar at the top of your email like this, then you have successfully enabled vacation mode for your GMail account.

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