Send & Archive


You have no settings to change. In Sparrow 1.1, performing a long press on Send will trigger a pop up beneath it giving you the option to Send & Archive.

If you are a Send & Archive addict, you can default the Send button to Send & Archive by activating the option in Sparrow settings. Once activated, one press will always Send & Archive, a long press will offer the option to Send Only.


Show specific label and folders

Seeing less folders and/or labels on your iPhone make sense. You’re not using some of them on the go and it can be cumbersome scrolling a huge list of labels on a small screen.
In Sparrow 1.1, you can hide some label/folder easily. Simply go into your Settings, account options and tick/untick label and folders to show/hide them.

Show specific label and folders

Seeing less folders and/or labels on your iPhone make sense. You’re not using some of them on the go and it can be cumbersome scrolling a huge list of labels on a small screen.

In Sparrow 1.1, you can hide some label/folder easily. Simply go into your Settings, account options and tick/untick label and folders to show/hide them.


Badge counter

In Sparrow 1.1, you can disable the badge counter on specific account.
Go into Sparrow Settings, select an account and toggle the Badge Counter setting.

Badge counter

In Sparrow 1.1, you can disable the badge counter on specific account.

Go into Sparrow Settings, select an account and toggle the Badge Counter setting.

Quick inbox switch - Swipe or tap your inbox top bar to navigate between unread, starred (and Priority).

Quick inbox switch - Swipe or tap your inbox top bar to navigate between unread, starred (and Priority).

It’s never too late to switch the account you’re sending from. When composing a message, tap the top bar displaying your account address to quickly switch your sender’s account or select an alias.

It’s never too late to switch the account you’re sending from. When composing a message, tap the top bar displaying your account address to quickly switch your sender’s account or select an alias.

If you’re using a Gmail or Google apps account, turning Archive and Label ON in Sparrow settings allows you to archive & label from beneath the message cell.
The default behavior of the Tag icon found beneath each cell is to apply a label. If you want it to label & archive, simply turn this option on.

If you’re using a Gmail or Google apps account, turning Archive and Label ON in Sparrow settings allows you to archive & label from beneath the message cell.

The default behavior of the Tag icon found beneath each cell is to apply a label. If you want it to label & archive, simply turn this option on.

Always Reply Alllets you automatically reply to all recipients of a message

Always Reply Alllets you automatically reply to all recipients of a message

Sparrow supports Gmail’s Priority Inbox and shows you which messages are important by default. If you don’t find the feature useful, you can disable it in Sparrow Settings by turning it OFF.

Sparrow supports Gmail’s Priority Inbox and shows you which messages are important by default. If you don’t find the feature useful, you can disable it in Sparrow Settings by turning it OFF.

Thread navigation - Sometimes, in a large thread,  you just want to jump quickly to the message you’re looking. Tapping the top bar while reading a message will get you to a global view of the thread (as seen above) and allow you to quickly navigate in a thread. 

Thread navigation - Sometimes, in a large thread,  you just want to jump quickly to the message you’re looking. Tapping the top bar while reading a message will get you to a global view of the thread (as seen above) and allow you to quickly navigate in a thread. 

Mark all as read - To mark all your mail as read, simply click the top-right corner Edit button and press the top-left corner that immediately appears. 

Mark all as read - To mark all your mail as read, simply click the top-right corner Edit button and press the top-left corner that immediately appears.