1. sranger#CB's Avatar
    Wondering if anyone has had this happen recently:

    There was no notification, I just happened to be looking in my sync settings and noticed that my Google contacts have a sync error. Quote: "Sync is currently experiencing problems. It will be back shortly."

    Every thing but the contacts are syncing, and my last successful contact sync was on 3/3/12.

    If no one else has this problem, I probably just need to remove my account and set it up again.

    03-12-2012 04:32 PM
  2. zero neck's Avatar
    I've seen that here and there, however, my galaxy nexus is rooted.

    Did you try to force the syncing process?
    03-13-2012 12:18 AM
  3. sranger#CB's Avatar
    I'm rooted too, and have tried forcing the sync several times

    I found an answer, went to app management and cleared data for the app called "Contact storage", then forced the sync, and all seems to be good.
    03-13-2012 12:42 PM
  4. jamontoast1291's Avatar
    Mine has intermittently been doing this for a few months too.
    03-13-2012 07:50 PM
  5. androidisfun1's Avatar
    I found another solution in my case: i went into contacts on my S3 phone, and chose "groups", there i found 38 "unassigned" contacts. I proceeded to assign them all to some group, if not at least "my contacts". then requested a sync, and voil !
    11-04-2012 08:27 PM
  6. dj9281's Avatar
    I have had the same problem for months. Tried clearing data. Tried merging contacts. Neither worked. Does anyone know what this problem is and how to really fix it?
    01-02-2013 11:45 PM
  7. only1canoli's Avatar
    I had the same problem, mine was go contacts app. Un installed it now syncs all the time

    Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using Android Central Forums
    01-03-2013 09:04 AM
  8. Ariff Hamzah's Avatar
    I had the same problem with Nexus 4 last time, it fixed after i removed a few contacts from groups (friends, family), now it can sync perfectly.
    02-25-2013 03:28 AM