Samsung Galaxy S8 / S8+ - 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. Tap the account type (e.g., Cloud, Email, Google, etc.).
  2. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > Accounts Accounts icon > Accounts.
  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.