Neat Messages for Gmail

Neat Messages for Gmail

Improves the readibility of plain text Gmail messages by putting them in a neat container.

What is Neat Messages for Gmail?
'Neat Messages for Gmail' is a user-friendly Chrome extension specifically designed to improve the readability of plain text emails on Gmail. It encases such emails into an organized container, leaving HTML emails with rendered designs unaffected. Customizability allows users to modify the extension as per individual preference. Importantly, this extension does not alter email content and only modifies the user's display. Recent updates ensure compatibility with Gmail's new style and the removal of the notifications permission for enhanced usability.
Users: 698 ▼ -11
Rating: 5.00 (4)
Version: 2.0.2 (Last updated: 2018-09-07)
Creation date: 2018-09-06
Risk impact: Low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
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Size: 73.89K
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Tired of the extremely long rows of text in Gmail? This extension will help!

All plain text emails are put in a neat container where you can comfortably read them. In the meantime, HTML emails that are designed and have everything looking nice will be left unchanged.


  • Now works with the new Gmail style
  • Removed the notifications permission

This extension will NOT modify the emails’ content! It will only change how you (and only you) see them.

Customize the extension via the Options page!

User reviews
So much easier to read!
by Stephan Holland Stephan Holland, 2019-10-14

So far, makes reading and writing emails on browser much better. No downsides so far. Doesn't work on a few messages, But it's a keeper
by Barry Rush Barry Rush, 2018-09-06

made my day - and made better my inbox
by Tiziano Tassi Tiziano Tassi, 2018-06-14
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Risk impact

Neat Messages for Gmail is relatively safe to use as it requires very minimum permissions.

Risk likelihood

Neat Messages for Gmail has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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