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Is Google Aware of the Gmail Sync Issue (when changing from cell to wifi)

Discussion in 'Android Help' started by tzr916, Mar 11, 2016.

  1. tzr916

    tzr916 Member
    Thread Starter

    This was happening with my HTC One M8 (Lollipop).
    It is still happening with my new Droid Turbo 2 (Lollipop and Marshmallow).

    Gmail notifications work fine on cell network. Then when I switch over to wifi, I do not get notifications until I go to the Gmail app and swipe down to refresh. After that refresh I will continue to get notifications (until I go on cell then back to wifi again).

  2. Brian706

    Brian706 I like turtles!

    The only idea that I have to check right now is to go into Settings > Applications > All > Gmail > Data Usage and make sure the restrict app background data option is unchecked.
  3. Clementine_3

    Clementine_3 Extreme Android User
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    Yup. It's a problem. A seriously annoying problem.

    I honestly haven't bothered looking around on the Google help forums/page, just waiting for it to get fixed.

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