1. greydarrah's Avatar
    Just got a replacement N5 and I'm using the native email app (as I was on my previous N5), with gmail syncing turned on. The problem is when I delete an email on my phone, it's not deleting it from the Gmail server (it's still there if I check email on my PC).

    Can anyone think of some setting on the phone or in Gmail on the PC that I'm forgetting about?
    06-14-2014 07:37 PM
  2. grenefroggie's Avatar
    When you say native email app do you mean the actual GMail app of the yellow email app? See attached picture if you are not sure what I am referring to.

    Deleting Gmail emails from N5 is not deleting them from Gmail server.-uploadfromtaptalk1402793699006.jpg
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    06-14-2014 07:55 PM
  3. slab0meat's Avatar
    In GMail on the phone, click the mail icon in the upper left, click settings, click the email account, then under "data usage" is "Sync GMail"... that may be what you're looking for.
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    06-14-2014 08:41 PM
  4. greydarrah's Avatar
    I'm using the gmail app with the red M sticking out of the envelope.

    When you say native email app do you mean the actual GMail app of the yellow email app? See attached picture if you are not sure what I am referring to.

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    06-14-2014 09:29 PM
  5. greydarrah's Avatar
    Yes, I have sync checked there.

    In GMail on the phone, click the mail icon in the upper left, click settings, click the email account, then under "data usage" is "Sync GMail"... that may be what you're looking for.
    06-14-2014 09:31 PM
  6. anon(654396)'s Avatar
    If it's not your primary account, remove it from the phone and add it again to see if the problem goes away.

    -Sent from Nexus 5
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    06-14-2014 11:53 PM
  7. greydarrah's Avatar
    Got it fixed by signing out and then back into my google account. Thanks for the suggestions.
    06-17-2014 03:55 PM

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