Sync: BlackBerry Q10

Learn how to sync apps on the BlackBerry Q10.





Background data


To turn on or turn off background data, follow these steps:


  1. From any Home screen, touch the Status bar and drag it down.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Network connections.
  4. Tap Mobile Network.
  5. To turn off, tap the Data Services Switch to Off. The Switch moves left and turns grey.
  6. To turn on, tap the Data Services Switch to On. The Switch moves right and fills with color.



Sync apps & accounts


To add or edit apps and accounts to sync, follow these steps:


  1. Navigate to Home screen 3.
  2. Tap Setup.
  3. Tap Accounts.
  4. Tap the desired account.
  5. If necessary, tap the desired account category (for example, Contacts)
  6. Adjust the following applicable options:

    • Turn sync on or off
      1. Tap the desired sync Switch (for example, Sync Contacts) to On or Off.
      2. Tap Save.

    • Change sync interval
      1. Swipe up and tap the Sync interval field.
      2. Tap the desired sync interval setting (or the Manual setting is also available).
      3. Tap Save.