How to Turn on and off Contact Syncing on Your Phone

Objective

  • Stop syncing contacts saved to a Google account but keep the Google account on the phone for other syncing purposes

Environment

  • All Republic Wireless phones

Procedure

  1. Open the app drawer
  2. Open the Settings app
  3. Scroll down to Accounts
  4. Tap Google
  5. Tap your Google account (you may also need to tap Sync account or Account sync)
  6. Drag the slider for Contacts to the left to turn it off.

Additional Notes

Turning off the contact syncing will remove all contacts saved in the Google account from your phone.

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