1. onnad's Avatar
    Why does contacts (under google and accounts) have a syncing error (has been like this for nearly 2 yrs)?

    Is there anything I really need to have checked off (under google *app data, calendar, drive, gmail, and contacts*)?

    For back-up assistant plus it has daily schedule (with 3 different choices for when it's done) is it needed?

    Thanks for the help
    05-08-2016 11:15 AM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    I remember seeing that kind of issue when I was on Verizon and had a Razr Maxx. I'd see those sync errors, and yet all of my contacts were synced correctly. Do you notice any problems with your actual contacts?

    I recall that sometimes, the ICE (In Case of Emergency) contacts could cause a sync error if they also weren't in your Google Contacts somehow. Not sure why this would be the case, but it's something that sticks in my memory.
    05-08-2016 12:41 PM
  3. onnad's Avatar
    I don't see any problems with actual contacts. I'm just trying to clear out unnecessary syncing.
    05-08-2016 03:06 PM
  4. B. Diddy's Avatar
    If the ICE contacts aren't the issue, and as long as all of your contacts are in your Google account, you could go to Settings>Apps>All, select Contacts and Contacts Storage, and Clear Cache/Clear Data. Then let the contacts sync again. Does it still say there's a sync error?
    05-09-2016 01:52 AM

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