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    Default Sync error ?

    What exactly is my Nexus sync-ing?

    Google gives a meaningless explanation here: https://support.google.com/nexus/answer/2840875?hl=en

    And another one here: Can someone give me an understanding of what Sync does

    Is it trying to send my private data to some entity without my knowledge or consent?
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    Default Re: Sync error ?

    Go to Settings>Accounts-Google>[your Gmail address], and look at all of the various Google services that are checked--those are the things that are auto-syncing in the background if you have Auto-Sync turned on. You can uncheck things you don't want automatically synced in the background--you can always manually sync that info from the respective app. Also, Auto-Sync can be toggled on or off using the Power Control widget that comes standard on Android devices, or by using 3rd party toggle widgets like Power Toggles.
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    Default Re: Sync error ?

    And of course, any apps (ex. Google Play Store; widgets that access the Internet; etc) may have their own settings for when/how often/what they need to do in the background.

    Sent from my rooted, debloated, deodexed Sinclair ZX-80 running CM -0.001 using Tapatalk
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