1. tr00don's Avatar
    On the Nexus 4 / Android 4.2, how do I disable contacts auto-syncing with my gmail account? Thanks.
    12-22-2012 12:04 PM
  2. PWC Realtor's Avatar
    Settings then under accounts select Google. Select your account then uncheck contacts.

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    12-22-2012 12:16 PM
  3. tr00don's Avatar
    Under both Email|Accounts and Google|Accounts (the same Gmail account, actually) I can see that "Sync is OFF". And yet, every time a add/edit a contact in the People app I get a warning that sync will run and indeed that contact is updated in my Gmail account. What am I missing? Thanks.
    12-22-2012 02:03 PM
  4. PWC Realtor's Avatar
    Try going into the people app then click on the three dots in the lower right corner and pick accounts. Then uncheck the box shown in the screen shot below

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    12-22-2012 02:15 PM
  5. tr00don's Avatar
    Thanks, but it's already unchecked.

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    12-22-2012 02:24 PM
  6. dilipk's Avatar
    I am also facing the same issue, can anybody help?
    05-22-2013 10:06 PM
  7. barnabasnagy's Avatar
    I'm having the very same issue. Auto sync is unticked but it still syncs contacts.
    02-27-2014 03:13 PM
  8. Danorano's Avatar
    It also appears that it will upload every picture you take to your g+ account even if you have that feature turned off.
    03-18-2014 01:57 PM

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