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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by nickstanley, Dec 9, 2009.

  1. nickstanley

    nickstanley Well-Known Member
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    I only get my emails if I refresh the screen. Sometimes that doesnt work. What am I doing wrong? Are there any App out there that are better for Gmail? Thanks
     

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  2. DA717

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    that doesn't sound right it should be pretty instant. Do you have your data synce enabled?
     
  3. williamn

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    Gmail rocks. I get notified of a new email faster than the webpage does.

    Check Settings > Accounts & sync. Make sure it's ON and auto-sync is on.
     
  4. bigdroid

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    I had this happen once. I ended up turning off my mobile network and my wifi, then turned them both back on. No problems since. :)
     
  5. nickstanley

    nickstanley Well-Known Member
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    Yes it is set to sync....
     
  6. nickstanley

    nickstanley Well-Known Member
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    OK i turned my Wifi on and it seems to be better. Doesnt that KILL the battery though?
     
  7. nickstanley

    nickstanley Well-Known Member
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    Nope still not working
     
  8. jackburnt

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    I heard if you Refresh it from Gmail, it works.

    I unplugged my battery and refreshed Gmail and mine's ok now. Try that.
     
  9. johninbigd

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    No. I've been told that 3G uses more battery than Wifi. Turning on Wifi disables 3G, so you'll save some battery that way.
     

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