Question: Why are my Google Contacts not syncing?

Check the following: Check that the contact sync feature is enabled under Solve Menu > Add-ons. Ensure Contact sync settings are set under Solve Menu> Manage Contacts > Data > Synchronize contacts with Google.

How do I recover my Google contacts?

Recover deleted contactsGo to Google Contacts.At the left, scroll down.Click Trash.Select an option. A single contact: Check the box next to the contact name. Multiple contacts: Check the boxes next to all the contacts you want to recover. All contacts: Check the box next to any contact. ... At the top, click Recover.

I currently do the same thing, Shazz, but I have to do it several times a week as a third of my contacts duplicate everytime the auto iTunes WiFi sync happens. Is it Google, iTunes, or the iPhone? And why do only a third of my 500 contacts duplicate? My gut tells me it has something to do with a third party app like Facebook that is accessing my contact list and causing an issue, but I have no proof of this.

I experienced the same thing, even after I deleted my old google account on my phone and chose to delete all existing contacts on phone before syncing. I always thought when they sync, the updated info will automatically override the old ones but they do not, they duplicate instead. Sometimes, the old ones override the new ones, whether the new one is in the google contact or the phone contact. So when we sync, how do we know google contacts override phone's or the other way round?

It's inevitable that we update contacts either on phone or gmail so how do we avoid the above scenarios from happening again? In the end, I resorted to conventional way - manually. Thought to share an app which helped me to clear the duplicate contact problem with iOs5. It is called PhoneBook CleanMaster, try it, it should solve the problem in 5 minutes.

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The best part of it is that you have an option to examine detailed information of each contact before batch delete or merge. There are other apps, none is free. PhoneBook CleanMaster seems work best. Now follow the steps again to set up a google sync account using exchange, only this time when it asks Why are my Google Contacts not syncing? if you want to keep your existing numbers or delete them choose delete.

As long as you have all you contacts on google, the next time you go into you iphone address book they will re-populate, and you won't have any duplicates. Here are the details back everything up first. Run an iTunes sync between Google and the iPhone, forcing a replacement of all contacts on the iPhone with the Google data i. There should be no duplicates on the iPhone. On your computer, go to a Yahoo account.

Make sure there are no contacts listed. If there are, delete them all. Go back to iTunes, and change the Contacts sync from Google to Yahoo. All contacts should now be migrated Why are my Google Contacts not syncing? Yahoo, without duplicates. I don't know if I had to do this, but I ran iTunes sync a few times like this, just to make sure duplicates would not be reintroduced.

Run an iTunes sync between Yahoo and the iPhone, forcing a replacement of all contacts on the iPhone with the Yahoo data i. Go back to iTunes, and change the Contacts sync from Yahoo to Google. Run an iTunes sync between Google and the iPhone do not force a replacement of any contacts. It will sync via Mobile Me, so you don't need to have it sync via iTunes too.

Google Contacts not syncing to iPhone [SOLVED]

If they do, you'll want to clean them out first to get a pristine backup. My Address Book was okay, because I didn't let it sync and create duplicates.

But, I had to manually delete the duplicates of each calendar. In Address Book this is easy, select the first one, scroll down, hold shift and select the last one, then select Delete. In Calendar it's a bit less obvious.

Why are my Google Contacts not syncing?

At the end of this process, all your calendar and contacts entries should be gone. Approve it for both iCal and Address Book, and when it finishes now your Mac's iCal and Address Book should also be empty.

Your iPhone will probably also have synchronized and will have an empty address book and calendar. Now, when MobileMe synchronizes, your one true copy of both should exist on your Mac, Mobile Me, and your iPhone as soon as that syncs.

The Yahoo method did not work at all. When I imported into Yaho only 19 of my 300+ contacts made it through -- and I tried this several times.

What seems to be working the best is to fix any issues with the google contacts in the iPhone, then sync with Google. I was not a subscriber to MobileMe and it is now no longer is around so I could not try that option.

Let me know what you think of just importing into Outlook, fixing everything, deleting everything in Google Contacts and then rebuilding the Google contcat list by importing back from Outlook. This almost seems like too much work but then, i like a challenge. Sure if you feel better in the Outlook Why are my Google Contacts not syncing?

then go for itIn contacts export all your contacts as an excel file.

Why are my Google Contacts not syncing?

Make sure that it contains all your contacts that you need. Go to google contacts and select all your contacts and delete all. Sync the iphone and it should delete all the contacts on the phone because they are gone on Google. Then go into contacts and import your contacts excel file in which you removed all the duplicates.

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