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Support Android 2.2 froyo and not getting gmail, how is that possible?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by MinnesotaRealEstate, Sep 11, 2010.

  1. MinnesotaRealEstate

    MinnesotaRealEstate New Member
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    I am really trying to like Android...it does much more than my blackberry...but the things my blackberry did...it did easily

    I have a brand New HTC Evo and I am not receiving gmail...unless i open the gmail application and manually hit the refresh key.

    How can an android phone not push gmail? Insane

    Please help...this is a deal breaker for me if i can't fix!!!

    thanks in advance

    HTC Evo...gmail is a google apps account (not sure if that matters)
     

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  2. WaSTeLaNd

    WaSTeLaNd Well-Known Member
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    Did you go to accounts and sync? In settings and make sure that mail is checked under Google settings
     
  3. JunBringer

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    I had a hard time with 2.1 until I did a hard reset and then it was fine. Try that!
     
  4. MinnesotaRealEstate

    MinnesotaRealEstate New Member
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    I am a newbie...how do i do a hard reset?

    I have 2.2 froyo...i looked at settings and i do have it marked to auto sync gmail, calendar and contacts


    However not only does gmail not notifiy me when i have an email....i have to go into the gmail app on the phone and do a "refresh" for it to go out and get mail.

    I do NOT understand how this is possible....this is an android device..and google apps gmail is not working?

    my email is - firstname@FirstnameLastName.com

    Please any help would be great.....otherwise it is back to blackberry
     
  5. MinnesotaRealEstate

    MinnesotaRealEstate New Member
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    Problems solved...thanks everyone
     
  6. UCChemE05

    UCChemE05 Well-Known Member
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    Could you post how you fixed it? It may help others. :)
     
  7. onilink

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    I'm having same problem, except with my secondary account. My main gmail account is syncing and pushing email perfectly, my 2nd account doesn't push email even though the settings are both the same. Using 2.2 unrooted.
     
  8. onilink

    onilink Active Member
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    anybody help with this?
     
  9. gregbridwell

    gregbridwell Well-Known Member
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    :D It's back with the new OTA update! Yeah! :D
     
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