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HT1296 I lost my sync with gmail contacts with Iphone on Itunes.  How I can do that again?

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I want to know how I can sync my Iphone contacts with my google contacts again?

iPhone 5s, iOS 7.0.2
  • sterling r Community Specialists Community Specialists (3,220 points)

    Hello Eltontsang,


    Thank you for using Apple Support Communities.

    It sounds like you Google contacts are no longer syncing to your phone.

    This article should help you get back up and running in that regard:

    iOS: Syncing with Google Contacts

    http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4872

    Follow these steps if you're using iOS 7 to sync your contacts with Google Contacts:

    1. Tap Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Add Account > Google.
    2. Enter the required information in the fields.
    3. Make sure Contacts is on.

    After you have completed the setup, open the Contacts app on your device. Syncing should begin automatically.

    Additional Information

    If you're using iOS 5 or iOS 6, follow these steps to set up contact syncing with Google Contacts:

    1. Tap Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Add Account... > Other > Add CardDAV Account.
    2. Enter the following information in the fields:
      • Server: google.com
      • User Name: your full Google email address
      • Password: your Google account password
    3. Tap Next at the top of the screen to complete the setup.

    After you have completed the setup, open the Contacts app on your device. Syncing should begin automatically.

    Note: Make sure that SSL is enabled (under Advanced settings) and the port is 443.

    You may also visit the Google website to learn more about syncing with Google contacts.

     

    All the very best,

    Sterling

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