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How to Sync Contacts from Gmail Account to iPhone

How to Sync Contacts from Gmail to iPhone


The contacts that you use with your Gmail account can be easily synchronized with your iPhone in order to use them directly from your contact list. This feature enables you to have an easy contact with people without even physically opening G-mail which is the best feature of it. All what you need for this purpose is a bit of knowledge about operating your phone and its setting options. The procedure of Gmail contact sync with iPhone goes as follows:-

How to Sync Contacts from Gmail Account to iPhone

How to Sync Contacts from Gmail Account to iPhone

1. Click the Home Button and Locate Settings Application:-

Unlock your iPhone and click the home button. You will be displayed with a verity of applications installed on your device. Slide your finger on your phone’s screen to move the apps ahead and somewhere at the last you will find an option for settings of your device. This is the settings application which can be bought in use to make any sort of changes with the settings of your phone.

2. Select the Option for Mail, Contacts and Calendars:-

There will be an option for mail, contacts and calendars in your phone. You have to click this option now. Clicking this option, you will be taken to a new page where you can add accounts to any application which you are using in your phone. You can also open multiple accounts if the application supports it.

3. Select Add Account Option:-

Now when you find the “Add account” option, there will be the names of a variety of applications like Google, whatsapp etc in it, out of which you have to use Google as even Gmail is one of the products issued by Google Company.

4. Click Google:-

You have to click on Google from the displayed options and the phone will ask you if you wish to make a new account or if you wish to open a pre-existing account on your phone. If you have pre-created Gmail account, you can open it with the username and password filling them to the requisite option, but if you do not have a Gmail account you will have to click create new account option.

5. Fill in Your Account Information:-

In order to create a new account, you will have to fill in your personal information like your name, your desired password, the confirmation of your password, any other email I.D if you are using it and other such details filling and confirming which your Gmail account will be made. Next, it will ask you if you wish to add your VISA or debit card as a payment option in your account or not. You can skip this step if you do not wish to do so.

6. Select Save Account and Make Changes to the Sync Settings:-

The account gets saved this way and now you can click on your account settings to make changes with the sync options by checking or unchecking the checkboxes provided. If you check the checkbox which reads as an option to sync your Gmail contacts with your phone, the contacts will automatically get synchronized with your phone.


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