How To Sync Google Account on Android

Last Updated on January 23, 2023 by Bestusefultips

Here’s how to Sync Google account on Android and Samsung phones and tablets. By default, turn on sync mail on your Smartphone. This email sync will automatically back up your phone’s data like contacts, docs, Drive, calendar, Google news, etc. You don’t need to back up your phone when syncing your Google account. It will consume your phone battery in the background while taking a backup. Let’s see how to enable or disable Gmail sync on Android and Samsung devices.

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How To Turn On Gmail Sync Android 13, Andorid 12, and Android 11

Follow the below-given different methods to sync your Google account.

How to Sync Google Account on Android

Step 1: Go to Settings.

Step 2: Scroll down and tap Passwords & accounts.

Sync your Google account on Samsung Galaxy

Step 3: Tap on your Gmail account.

How To Turn On Gmail Sync Android

Step 4: Tap Account sync.

How To Sync Google Account on Android

Step 5: Toggle on the button you want to sync data or Tap Three vertical dots at the top right corner > Sync now (Sync all enabled data).

How to Stop Gmail from Syncing using Gmail App

Step 1: Open Gmail app.

Step 2: Tap Three horizontal lines at the top left corner.

Step 3: Tap Settings at the end.

Step 4: Tap on your Google account.

Turn sync Gmail off on your Android

Step 5: Scroll down and uncheck the box Sync Gmail in the data usage section.

This pop-up message view: Turn sync Gmail off?

How to Stop Gmail from Syncing using Gmail App

Step 6: Tap OK to unsync your Google account.

You can set the mail days to sync automatically to your Google sync account.

Alternative: Gmail app > Three horizontal lines at the top left corner > Settings > Three vertical dots at the top right corner > Manage accounts > Gmail account > Account sync > Toggle off Button.

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How to Enable or Disable Google Apps Sync on Android 13, Android 12, Android 11

How to Enable or Disable Google Apps Sync on Android

Settings > Passwords & accounts > Toggle Automatically sync app data on/off.

How do I Sync my Email on Android 10 and Android 9 (Pie)

You can enable or disable Gmail Sync on Android 10 and 9 Pie using the below-given settings.

Step 1: Go to Settings on your Android phone.

Step 2: Tap Accounts.

Step 3: Tap your Email account name. You can sync Gmail, Contacts, Calendars, Docs, Drive, Chrome, Google News, and more.

Step 4: Toggle on or off if you want to sync data from a list.

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For Android 5.1.2 (Lollipop) and Android 6.1 (Marshmallow)

Step 1: Open the Gmail app on your Android  device

click on three horizontal line in gmail app

Step 2: Tap on Three horizontal lines from the top left corner.

scroll down until settings and tap on it

Step 3: Scroll down until you see Settings and tap on it.

tap on your gmail account

Step 4: Tap on your Gmail account id.

By default, turn on Gmail sync Android device.turn off Gmail sync android lollipop

But some of the devices disabled sync Gmail.

How to turn on Gmail sync android lollipop 5.1.1

Step 5: Under the Data usage section, check the box Sync Gmail on your Android phone or tablet.

gmail sync mail days time

You can also set a number of mail days to sync on your Gmail account or PC. Using Gmail sync on your Android phone or tablet, you can easily sync email if lost accidentally.

Above, you can see the steps to enable/turn on Gmail sync on Android devices. If you have any questions regarding the above steps, feel free to let us know in the below comment box. Share this article on your social network.

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