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Old October 26th, 2011, 04:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello everyone, just playing around with my arc and suddenly the sync icon displaying on the top of the screen appears. I'm sure it is not a big issue, but its been displaying for the last couple hours now. Should I let it be and finish synchronizing or is there a manual way to turn it off?

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Old October 26th, 2011, 05:54 PM   #2 (permalink)
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A Sync should not take hours to perform, do the following to turn it off.

Menu > Settings > Accounts & Sync > Background Data Traffic untick this > also turn off Active Auto sync if it is turned on.

Let me know what happens.
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If you just did the update and set up Facebook inside Xperia for the first time - you will find it syncs all of your Facebook photos in the background and that can take hours.

I was already set up for this, but after the update, I ended up with the icon on for ages - so left it going when I went to bed!

Did you just do the update that added the screenshot function, 3D camera mode etc?
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