Gmail is highly popular among the regular Internet users due to its reliability, attractive features and secure storage to save contacts. A user can synchronize the contacts easily, edit or create a group to store all important Gmail contacts. But, troubleshoot occurs when you try to sync contacts on Android device configured with Gmail account. This happens as several apps don’t easily sync with the Android device. Here’s a simple and secure process to perfectly sync the Gmail contacts to Android device. For amateur users, the Gmail support offers technical support services to resolve all basic and critical email troubleshoots.
- Open the contact section in your Google account and inspect all the contacts stored safely. If you feel you have lost any important contacts, then you are suggested to create two accounts and use them to store the contacts, simply use one for storing basic contacts while another one for backup. Now, you can safely extract and export all the important contacts of the primary Gmail account to the other one, with all groups organized in a sequence.
- Open the “Contacts” section and enter options to select “Contacts to display”, then choose your Gmail account to display the stored contacts to save them on your Gmail account.
Follow these steps to sync Android contacts with Gmail Account:
Step 1: Ensure you set up your Gmail account on Android device. If the Gmail is not configured, then move to “Settings” and click Account sync settings/Add Account.
Step 2: Open “Settings,” click “Accounts and sync settings.” Next, inspect both “Auto-sync” and “Background data” parameters. Now you have to choose your Google account, it appears under the “Manage accounts,” finally enable “Sync Contacts” option.
Step 3: Now you have to click “Sync now” option and wait unless all the contacts on your Gmail successfully sync with your Android phone.
Now sign-in to your Gmail account on your PC and click the Gmail text link appearing on the upper left side of your profile. Next, choose Contact and you will find the contacts appear on your Android device. Finally, your Gmail contacts have synchronized with your Android. However, if you wish to change your Gmail contacts on the PC, then you can sync the contacts on your Android to the computer in the same way.