phonebook sync w. android - AudiWorld Forums

Notices
A8 / S8 (D3 Platform) Discussion Discussion forum for the D3 Audi A8 produced from 2003-2010 and Audi S8 produced from 2006-2010

phonebook sync w. android

Reply

 
 
Old 06-01-2014, 10:48 AM
  #1
Audiworld Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Posts: 42
Default phonebook sync w. android

I am having issues syncing my phonebook to my car, after I upgraded to a new galaxy s4 the phonebook no longer syncs.

I can call and answer using the builtin bluetooth, just the phonebook does not sync.

tried deleting an re-pairing the phone, the phone then asks if it should share the phonebook, to which I answer yes, but still it does not sync.

tried upgrading everything to mmi 5570 to see if that improved anything, but it didn't


any ideas?
everwake is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 06-01-2014, 11:57 AM
  #2
AudiWorld Member
 
1Wasserwerks's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Connecticut, USA
Posts: 561
Default

I have a note2 which was difficult to pair etc. at first. Ended up I had to delete the call logs in the phone itself first. The mmi also keeps a log of calls so perhaps it was an overload issue.
Hope this will help good luck.
1Wasserwerks is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 06-01-2014, 12:20 PM
  #3
Audiworld Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Posts: 42
Default

That was simple, tried deleting the call log of my phone, it deleted about 600 entries, re-paired the phone, and it worked like a charm, thanks wasserwerks.

should have asked here first, but atleast my efforts caused to to do the mmi upgrade.

Also noticed that it synced all my contacts including facebook and linkedin, which some might consider a feature, to disable that feature you need to disable sync of those contacts on the phone completely, not just ommit them from your contacts list.
everwake is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 06-01-2014, 05:56 PM
  #4
AudiWorld Member
 
1Wasserwerks's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Connecticut, USA
Posts: 561
Default

Awesome! Glad I could help!
1Wasserwerks is offline  
Reply With Quote
 
 
 

Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
BFN949
A8 / S8 (D4 Platform) Discussion
1
05-02-2015 11:39 AM
farsed
Q5/SQ5 MKI (8R) Discussion
8
08-19-2013 02:48 AM
rpathak
S4 (B8 Platform) Discussion
1
07-14-2012 08:37 AM
gilee_8
A6 / S6 (C6 Platform) Discussion
10
06-21-2010 06:23 AM
gilee_8
Audi A5 / S5 / RS5 Coupe & Cabrio (B8)
12
06-08-2010 07:50 PM

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 04:14 PM.


 
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: