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my android phone no longer gets my email from gmail how do I fix this?

phone used to get email from my gmail now it says waiting for gmail sync I tried setting up sync but dont have firefox system on my phone why did it stop getting gmail bu… (read more)

phone used to get email from my gmail now it says waiting for gmail sync I tried setting up sync but dont have firefox system on my phone why did it stop getting gmail but other emails work fine?

Asked by bigbaddbobb 5 years ago

Last reply by the-edmeister 5 years ago

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How can I tell how many bookmarks I have?

I am setting up my new Galaxy Note 4. I downloaded Firefox and signed in using the same email address I have used to sync all of my computers (Mac's), BUT none of my book… (read more)

I am setting up my new Galaxy Note 4. I downloaded Firefox and signed in using the same email address I have used to sync all of my computers (Mac's), BUT none of my bookmarks show up on my new Android Note 4. Firefox on my Note 4 looks virgin, as if I just created a new account instead of signing into my existing account. I have synced my account once before to a mobile device (an iPod 5) using the "old" syncing method using a code, and seemed to work fine. The info online mentions that all of your devices need to be up to date in order to use this newer "just sign in method" to sync; and all of my computers are running version 36.0.1.

I signed out on my Note 4 and signed back in, I revived a message that the account was verified and the data will begin syncing momentarily. But still no bookmarks.

I read that if you have over 5,000 bookmarks, Firefox on android will not sync bookmarks. So is there a way to find the number of bookmarks I have??? By determining whether or not I have exceeded the 5,000 I will be one step closer to solving my syncing problem. If anyone has any other suggestions that would help me sync my Firefox account to my new phone I would greatly appreciate you thoughts.

Final thought: According to the Mozilla website the older way to sync accounts still works BUT the directions for syncing the old way via code, are not compatible with my phone or Android OS.

Thanks in advance for any help!!!

Asked by whysguy 5 years ago

Last reply by tommyy 5 years ago