how to stop gmail from push?Support

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  1. panesingh

    panesingh Member

    Hey, I rarely get emails and this push email is killing my battery, i have the HTC Magic+ with Htc sense so im wondering if theirs a way i can stop it from pushing and just get fetch hopefully? or manually. thanks

  2. UncleMike

    UncleMike Well-Known Member

    Push email by itself shouldn't have a significant impact on battery life. What's leading you to believe that push email is the cause of your battery woes?
  3. TheSultan

    TheSultan Well-Known Member

    Agreed, that's not your battery problem, but, you still deserve to know you answer. Settings> Accounts & Sync> turn off the sync for your gmail. Once it's off, you can open your gmail app and hit refresh, and it will "manually" go get your mail for you.
  4. takeshi

    takeshi Well-Known Member

    If you rarely get email how would it kill your battery? Even regularly receiving a lot of email push doesn't kill my battery. Remember, coincidental != causal.
  5. carrotmuseum

    carrotmuseum Member

    I have done that but it still collects emails as soon as I connect to wifi. This is driving me nuts!! I want to be able to click an icon and the phone picks up mail, at my request. HELP!
  6. Are you using the Mail app or the Gmail app?
  7. carrotmuseum

    carrotmuseum Member


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