1. S3User's Avatar
    I updated to Jelly Bean last night and immediately after my Hotmail no longer worked. At first it had all my previous e-mails but would not sync. An error message comes up that says "unable to sync" and to please select an e-mail account and enter password. It lists my account and I type my password in but it just comes up again. I tried inputting passing in the e-mail settings as well. After I type it in, if I go back to the password settings it has the entire field populated with asterisks; my password is not 20 characters long. As of this morning my e-mail folder is empty, it no longer shows any of my previous e-mails, however; I keep getting the same message about syncing. I have tried removing the account to re-configure it but it does not allow me to delete it. I tried adding a new Live account and it gives me the same messages. I have seen other noted instances of Exchange problems after updating to Jelly Bean; but nothing quite the same as this. Any help would be appreciated.

    Update: From another recent post I tried adding a Live account using the "others" option for e-mail servers. It worked. However, I cannot delete the existing one to re-configure it as it says "Delete failed: Timeout" or something to that effect and it won't let me add it again while it is still listed.
    12-16-2012 02:29 PM
  2. s3roc03's Avatar
    I had the same problem. Only way I could get the existing/live one removed was to do a factory reset and then set up the email again under the "other" option. Not the most ideal option but it got rid of the existing one.
    12-17-2012 01:00 AM
  3. b_leonard's Avatar
    I just got this phone Monday and realized the same thing. Thought I was the only one.

    Sent from my SCH-I535 using Tapatalk 2
    12-20-2012 01:56 AM

Similar Threads

  1. The Jelly Bean OTA update is complete.
    By VW Maverick in forum Sprint Galaxy Nexus
    Replies: 308
    Last Post: 09-24-2013, 11:09 PM
  2. Annoying changes to volume rocker after Jelly Bean
    By dhendriksen in forum Droid RAZR MAXX HD
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 12-07-2012, 04:35 PM
  3. Replies: 4
    Last Post: 09-29-2012, 07:01 AM
  4. Recommended Root Method after Jelly Bean OTA Update
    By jhwf44 in forum Verizon Galaxy Nexus Rooting, ROM's, and Hack's
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 09-21-2012, 11:56 PM
  5. Which will get Jelly Bean OTA update first? VZW GN or VZW GS III?
    By Touchpaddle in forum Verizon Galaxy Nexus
    Replies: 18
    Last Post: 06-28-2012, 08:02 AM