How to use iPad to access my google contact ?

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  1. make2012better

    make2012better iPF Novice

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    Hi All

    I need to access my google gmail contact from my iPad. When I use safari I log into gmail, I unable to view the contact tab. Hope some one can tell me how ? Or what app I can use for access the above.

    Paul
     
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    hpulmer iPad Junkie

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    You could sync your Gmail contacts with your iPad contacts...
     
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    Yes I already sync using gmail install as exchange , but like to check how fast it will update to gmail server , that is why I need to use iPad access my gmail contact , not sure how to do it . Of cos I can use note book to check but prefer use iPad . Hope you can advise me how ?
     
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    As long as you have a internet connection its pretty much instant when you add a contact on the ipad or via google.com.
     
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    Yes this is suppose to be less then 1 minute, but I not getting update. That is why I need an app to check to confirm google contact already updated. As I am enter contact using iphone and I use android HP to view the contact. You have any idea ?
     
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    The only GMail Contacts page I've been able to get to work properly on the iPad in Safari is the HTML version of the site. It's ugly and awkward, but usable in a pinch.

    When you visit GMail in Safari it always takes you to the mobile site. If you swipe to scroll to the bottom of the email list you will see links for the Desktop and HTML version. Choose the HTML version, then choose the Contacts from that page. Once there you can Add to Home Screen for an icon, or save the bookmark for a quick link back.

    They really should add a mobile Contacts page to match the mobile GMail site.
     
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    Ya. I got it , now I can view contact using my iPad. Many thank.
     
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    twerppoet iPad Legend

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    You're welcome.
     
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    Use the mail app just link your google account and it will sync. Ps unissued previous posts sorry
     
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    Mr col , can give me the name of mail app ?
     

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