Apple® iPad® - Fetch New Data

Note Fetch New Data is a feature that allows the user to select how often the device checks for new email. Push is a feature that's only available with certain email accounts that automatically push email to the device.

Caution Push requires more power and may have an effect on battery life.

  1. Depending on your software version, from a Home screen, do one of the following:
    • Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Passwords & Accounts
    • Navigate: Settings  > Mail  > Accounts
    • Navigate: Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars
    • Navigate: Settings > Accounts & Passwords
  2. Tap Fetch New Data.
  3. Tap the Push switch to turn on Switch On or off Switch Off.
  4. Select an email account.
  5. Select the schedule option then tap Fetch New Data (upper-left).
    Note The schedule option is selected when a checkmark is present.
    • Push
    • Fetch
    • Manual
  6. Tap Back arrow Fetch New Data (upper-left) then select a Fetch setting:
    Note Selected when a checkmark is present.
    • Automatically
    • Manually
    • Hourly
    • Every 30 Minutes
    • Every 15 Minutes