Changing gmail password


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  1. Trel

    Trel Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    If I wanted to change the password for the account synced with the Droid, what would I have to do to make that work?

    Also, what would happen if I just changed it from the web interface?
     

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  2. buranoid

    buranoid New Member

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    My first post! :D

    I was in a situation where I had to do this. I lent a friend my iPod Touch to try for a few weeks... I then realized my GMAIL account was on it!

    So...

    1.) Web interface: Changed the GMAIL pword.
    2.) On the Droid: Launched the GMAIL app -wouldn't sync. Good.
    3.) Searched thru the GMAIL app to reset to my new pword. No luck.
    4.) Noticed a new notification, swiped it down, viola! Enter new pword!

    In short, don't look in the app itself to change the pword, rather expect a notification to re-enter the pword!

    Hope that helps...
     
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  3. berniexiong

    berniexiong New Member

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    Thanks a lot, what a tricky way to reset the PW!!!
     
  4. Tumbleweed

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    What a crazy way to enter a password
     
  5. clp1000

    clp1000 New Member

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    Great post - works perfect on the Sony Xperia Ray

    ( so simple once you know )

    thanks
     

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