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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by crippsy_99, Sep 2, 2011.

  1. crippsy_99

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    Ive got email set up on my DHD for when im out/away from home for a few days and might want to check it on the go.

    In the settings for send and recieve, ive got it set to only update when I tell it too manually, which in theory means it should do just that, only when I tell it too!
    Yet without fail, it goes and downloads the last days worth of emails at least once a day on its own, sometimes twice, then goes and marks the lot on the webmail as read which means I then forget about them later if its something I want to view on a computer.

    Ok so its not a big problem, but its annoying. Any fixes known bar removing the account settings and just re-adding every time I want to use it?
     

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    is it setup on POP or IMAP

    what email service
     
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    To add to the above, which settings for send and receive, within the app or via the accounts and sync menu?
     
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    Its POP and BT yahoo email.
     
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    The send and recieve setting in the default mail app.
    But now you mention it, I hadnt actually thought of looking in the accounts and sync area, which I just have done and sure enough, IMAP/POP3 mail is now on the sync list whereas it never used to be!
    Have now told it to stop through there, so will see if that stops it! Cheers!
     

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