Sync Gmail: When this setting is on, you'll get notifications and new emails automatically. When this setting is off, you have to pull down from the top of your inbox to refresh. Days of mail to sync: Choose the number of days of mail that you want to automatically sync and store on your device.
What does it mean to sync your Google account?
In case the user's mobile is lost, The data is still securely stored. Google sync provided seamless over the air synchronization for many Android OS, iOS, Blackberry, palm, Pocket PC devices with Microsoft outlook. Android- choose to back up and sync any combination of Gmail, People, or calendar.
Where is Auto Sync on Android?
Here is how to turn it off:
- On the main Android home screen, hit the "Menu" key.
- Open "Settings".
- Select "Accounts", "Accounts & Sync", or "Data Synchronization"
- Select the Google account. This is usually designated with the Google "G" logo.
- Uncheck Sync Contacts and Sync Calendar.