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It may well be the option Chahk describes in his answer is not present on your device. I've noticed some devices coming without a "local account". If that's your case, there's e.g. MyLocalAccount creating one for you. For other contact tools, you might wish to take a look into my list ;)


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I faced the same problem when I configured the corporate account in my phone. Then I removed the account by going to Settings->Accounts and re added it. While re-adding I unchecked sync contacts, sync calendar, sync email and Activated the account. Now the problem is no more.


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I think you've misunderstood the sync settings. They're not intended as a way to stop apps performing background operations. The sync settings for each app come from within that app, like any other app settings, so the exact behaviour is up to that app. Because the sync settings are part of the accounts mechanism, they're usually used to control data ...


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There is a guide posted on T-Mobile for people with Samsung phones that already include this feature to sync SMS messages between phones using the Microsoft Exchange server, Live or Hotmail account. I'll outline the steps here for archiving purposes. Link to guide: http://support.t-mobile.com/docs/DOC-7313 Android 4.1 and higher Open Email. Press Menu. ...


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I noticed an application on the Android store called "MySMS" that seems to sync between phone, tablet, and PC/Mac. Maybe this is the solution to your problem. Downloadable from: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.mysms.android.sms&hl=en The same company also has a premium service for 2 phone syncing - which has the same features as above ...


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For Dropbox, see How do I configure Dropbox in my Galaxy S III so that it does NOT automatically upload every photo/video I take? For Facebook, see How can I disable automatic Facebook photo sync? Of course, you can also just uninstall (or disable) either app to stop it uploading pictures.


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My Phone Galaxy S4: On mobile network only my Gmail app was not pushing automatically, gmaps was slow, youtube was not working or really slow and Calendar wasn't syncing. After looking on the internet I was not able to find the solution. I have tried everything that was simple like clear cache, reboot, sync OFF/ON ... But finally with this site I come up ...


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When adding contacts to the phone via Google's built-in Contacts app, it will give you a choice how to save the contact. While adding a new contact, tap the "Google contact" to expand the drop-down for more choices on where to save it, and choose the option to store it only locally: Keep in mind that various phone manufacturers such as Samsung, HTC, ...


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You can go to App Drawer > Select Phone > Tap on the three dots > Select "Import/Export" > And then select "Export to storage". This will back up all your contacts on your phone itself. You can later on import from this backup if needed. However, you need to do this manually every time you modify your contact list.


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I use Sweet home! free app to upload photo's and video's from my Android devices over wifi at home to my NAS Google Drive folder. (this is fast 300mbit/s). Then the google drive tool on my NAS(which has Windows OS) uploads the pictures and videos to Google drive to be able to share and have an extra cloud backup. Google+ app comes in to easy watch and browse ...


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Mine works...I have loads of passwords saved on my work computer and they are available on my tablet.


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Personally I just delete photos from my device every month, and with Google+ photos its easy to see which have been uploaded and which haven't.


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The best way is to create or import your contacts under Google account. You can add both Email or Facebook info under each contacts. You can also log in to Facebook app and sync Facebook contacts. Same name will be linked automatically and you may need link manually for the remaining contacts.


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Well its possible to restore any contact present on the Personal Computer provided your method of backup was done using a dedicated software like Samsung Kies. For Samsung Kies follow the below Steps In Samsung kies it provides two kinds of restore phone only restore or complete (SIM+ phone).At first after installation of Samsung kies3 Samsung kies has ...


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I have seen a similar issue trying to sync S Note's between a Galaxy Note 3 (smartphone) and a Galaxy Note 10.1 (as well as to a Galaxy Note 2). The issue seems to be in the version of S Note running on Android 4.3. On my Note 3, S Note saves the files as .spd files in a Snotedata folder. On the Galaxy 10.1 the S Note documents are as .snb files in the "S ...


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Facebook Go to settings>Sync Contacts>Remove Facebook data Skype Settings>Sync contacts>Don't sync Gmail Not all devices allow to delete gmail contacts from phone, but you can always hide them doing like this. Open Contacts>Right tap>More options>Display settings>Google>uncheck all groups.



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