[horde] Horde and ActiveSync on Android ?

John hordemailing at malkaandmalka.info
Sun Apr 29 17:00:55 UTC 2018

On 13:50 29 April 2018, Andreas Mauser wrote:
> ----- Nachricht von John <hordemailing at malkaandmalka.info> ---------
>      Datum: Sun, 29 Apr 2018 10:01:43 +0100
>        Von: John <hordemailing at malkaandmalka.info>
> Antwort an: John <hordemailing at malkaandmalka.info>
>    Betreff: Re: [horde] Horde and ActiveSync on Android ?
>         An: Andreas Mauser <andreas at mauser.info>
>         Cc: John <hordemailing at malkaandmalka.info>, horde at lists.horde.org
> >>>>
> >>>>It's a long story about not fully compatible activesync clients on
> >>>>android phones. It's your wife's activesync client, the builtin one.
> >>>>
> >>>>The short answer is: Invest a lil and get https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.ninefolders.hd3&hl=de
> >>>>99.999% of all your problems just vanish and you get a really useful
> >>>>app for your android.
> >>>>
> >>>>Best,
> >>>>Andreas ;-)
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>----- Ende der Nachricht von john <hordemailing at malkaandmalka.info> -----
> >>>
> >>>Hi Andreas.
> >>>
> >>>Thanks for the tip. Unfortunately, that didn't work.  We download the app,
> >>>and she adds my account to the app.  E-mail syncs instantly (old and new
> >>>messages), as do all current events.  But a test event that I add next
> >>>Tuesday, doesn't appear on her phone.
> >>
> >>Please disable the buildin activesync client, so that it doesnt interfere.
> >
> >How does one go about deleting or disabling the built-in client?
> Just do not create an ActiveSync Account under your phones Settings/Accounts.
> Then you just dont use it.

In that case, that's what we have done. 

> >What we did this morning was to remove every other account (except the
> >Samsung one, which apparently is for purchases on the Android Store etc),
> >and then add the Horde back into the phone.  As always, she could see all
> >of the events in the calendar, but when I added a new one, that did not
> >appear.
> To make it clear, on an Android phone to download from the Google
> Play Store, you need the Google account.
> For downloading from the Samsung Store (maybe for Themes etc..) you
> need your Samsung account.
> And with 'Nine' you shuld be able to not have problems anymore.
> For me using Nine all the problems stopped.

Not with us, as stated earlier today.  My wife sees the current events.
But not new ones that I add.  I have switched on per-device logging, and
we'll try again this evening and I shall make available the log. 

hordemailing at malkaandmalka.info

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