Iphone 5 not updating email
I keeps checking and saying the mailbox is updated even though it isn't (i.e.it says 9 new messages even though I'm on my computer and have since read all of those). Enable Background App Refresh If the methods we mentioned does not work, you can try to allow your apps to refresh their contents by enabling Background App Refresh. Go to Settings That’s all about the solutions on how to fix the issue that i Phone email not updating.If you choose Manual, you will have to launch the email client, in order to see new emails. You may also read: How To Fix i Phone Cannot Connect To i Tunes Store Updating the Software works in many cases.Message was edited by: MB_Vancouver Are you accessing your Gmail account as a POP, IMAP, or Exchange account?If no change after deleting and recreating the account with the i Phone's Mail application, I suggest contacting Google customer or technical support. It says there are 8 unread messages, but when I go to mail, all mail has been read and says "no unread messages." How do you clear out the 8 on home screen. Mahalos from the Big Island I am having the same issue.I too tried with / without wifi I haven't tried to re-create my emails account as I've got a bunch and I doubt it will fix anything.Until I discovered that although I thought I had quit my mail reader on my computer it was still on and was retrieving my messages and since I have enabled the option to delete from server my emails were not showing on my i Phone because of it.
At least doing what I suggest above solved the problem for me.Make sure that your Notification settings are correct for the Mail app: When you set up your email account on your device, i OS automatically uses the correct account settings for many email providers.To make sure that your account settings are correct, compare the settings in the Mail app to the settings for your email account: If you have a POP3 email account, then you can only check email on one device at a time.Got back from vacation on Wednesday retrieved all my emails without a glitch and suddenly my i Phone does not retrieve emails but I do get emails when I check with my computer.It's happening with a business account I have at my domain name as well as home @so 2 different ISP, retrieve hotmail emails seems to be working fine though.