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Gmail account deleted, unable to sync
AnnaLaGrave14
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When I first got my DROID setup at the Verizon store they synced my phone to my gmail account "anna15663".

 

I recently deleted that gmail account and now on my phone it keeps saying "unable to sync to anna15663" even though I turned all the syncing off for that account. I tried to delete that account but it says that I would need to restore my phone to factory settings and all my data would get erased.

 

I'm not sure what I should do. I have my new email address set up and synced already so I don't need the "anna15663" but it keeps trying to sync and I'm getting annoyed by the notification!!

 

Any suggestions??

 

Thanks for any help!!

 

Anna

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Re: Gmail account deleted, unable to sync
Ann154
Expert
Expert

Factory reset is the only way to clear it.  I hope you didn't purchase any apps with that account because you will have to buy them again.

I'm most definitely NOT a VZW employee. If a post answered your question, please mark it as the answer.

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Re: Gmail account deleted, unable to sync
Wildman
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If you have the new account configured, have you tried opening Accounts / Unwanted Email Account / Delete and see if it will allow you to remove it, normally ir wont but maybe you will have luck with more than one account.

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