1. Due to the recent site upgrade, the iPadForums (iPF) App will no longer work. The new iPadForums.net website has been designed from the ground up to work perfectly from any mobile, tablet, or desktop computer using the built in internet browser. Create a shortcut to iPadForums.net on your home screen by following these steps: Create an icon for iPadForums.net

How to get ONLY my Gmail Contacts sync'd to iPad2?

Discussion in 'iPad General Discussions' started by kenkris, Nov 9, 2011.

  1. kenkris
    Online

    kenkris Guest

    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    As a newcomer, I've tried to follow many of the IPF suggestions. One of which was syncing my Gmail account with the iPad2 thru iTunes. I abviously didn't select merge as I ended up with many duplicate Contacts. I'm wondering if the Contacts sync'd are from my MAC Contacts or from the Gmail Contacts? Any help greatly appreciated.

    Ken
  2. skimonkey
    Offline

    skimonkey Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Sep 11, 2011
    Messages:
    18,380
    Thanks Received:
    941
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Michigan. USA
    Ratings:
    +960 / 0
    Kenkris,
    HI there! Can you go onto your settings on your ipad to mail/accounts and check to see if your contacts are on or off. You may be able to verify which email contacts are toggled on to sync. You can easily turn one of the account contact lists off to reduce duplication of names. Hope that helps!:)
  3. glk
    Offline

    glk iPF Novice

    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2011
    Messages:
    26
    Thanks Received:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +1 / 0
    Download app called Contacts sync for google. it will move all your gmail contacts to iPad and replace the ones in your contacts on iPad. Works great.
    • Like Like x 1
  4. kenkris
    Online

    kenkris Guest

    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    This App nowhere to be found! Please advise.
  5. glk
    Offline

    glk iPF Novice

    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2011
    Messages:
    26
    Thanks Received:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +1 / 0
  6. kenkris
    Online

    kenkris Guest

    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    Will this App completely replace my existing Contacts on the iPad or MERGE the Gmail Contacts into the existing Contacts? Please advise.

    BTW - thanks for the App location!!! Ken
  7. glk
    Offline

    glk iPF Novice

    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2011
    Messages:
    26
    Thanks Received:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +1 / 0
    This app will completely replace your contact on iPad with gmail contact so this may or may not be what you want. It works great for me because my gmail contacts are the only Place where I add delete or modify my contacts and every device I use gets updated from my gmail contacts.
  8. KipKip
    Offline

    KipKip iPF Noob

    Joined:
    Feb 25, 2012
    Messages:
    1
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    nEW YORK CITY
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    Can I use contacts sync for google with microsoft exchange?
  9. Forhad
    Offline

    Forhad iPF Novice

    Joined:
    Jun 9, 2012
    Messages:
    98
    Thanks Received:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Bangladesh
    Ratings:
    +1 / 0
    Firstly enable IMAP to Gmail and export the contact list. Then setup your Gmail accounts through outlook and now import your Gmail contacts list to outlook. Now in iTunes go to the info tab and select outlook as your contact source. Now you have synchronized your Gmail with your iPad.

Share This Page

Search tags for this page

contacts

,

sync gmail contacts