Samsung Galaxy Note5 - Adjust Account Sync Settings

If you're not receiving email and app notifications, follow these steps to check your account sync settings.

Caution Frequent account synchronization can have a negative impact on battery life.

  1. From a Home screen tap Apps Apps icon.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. From the Account section, tap Accounts.
  4. From the Accounts tab, tap the account type (e.g., Backup Assistant Plus, Email, Google, etc.).
  5. Tap the applicable email account.
  6. Turn the sync settings (e.g., Sync App Data, Sync Calendar, Sync Contacts, etc.) On On switch icon or Off Off switch icon as applicable.