Samsung Galaxy S8 / S8+ - Adjust Account Sync Settings

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

  1. From a Home screen, touch and swipe up or down to display all apps.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode and the default Home screen layout.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Accounts and backup Accounts icon > Account.
  3. Tap the appropriate account then tap Sync account.
    Note Multiple accounts may appear.
  4. Turn the sync settings on or off as applicable.
    linote A setting is turned on when the switch is in the blue position Switch On icon.
    linote Available options may vary depending on the account type.