1. DroidForums.net is currently undergoing a major software upgrade. If you are experiencing any problems logging in please: Contact Us

Email on Motorola Droid

Discussion in 'Android Tech Support' started by john, Dec 5, 2009.

  1. john
    Offline

    john New Member

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2009
    Messages:
    2
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Ohio
    For some reason my Droid deletes all of my inbox after a day or so. Is there any way to stop this or to find the old emails?
  2. Maxbender
    Offline

    Maxbender New Member

    Joined:
    Dec 4, 2009
    Messages:
    8
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Are you deleting them off your main account? In a POP or IMAP set up, if you delete them off your main account (or remove them from your inbox) then when your phone syncs up your emails will be removed - at least I am experiencing that with a Comcast email account. I think this is good because deleting them on the Droid is cumbersome.
  3. Backnblack
    Offline

    Backnblack Premium Member Premium Member

    Joined:
    Nov 18, 2009
    Messages:
    11,263
    Likes Received:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Are they being deleted or just not showing on the phone?

    I have mine set to keep the last 30 days.....
  4. john
    Offline

    john New Member

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2009
    Messages:
    2
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Ohio
    No I haven't deleted them. I have a full inbox on my phone and it randomly just clears my inbox. I had this problem before and ordered another droid.
  5. kmcscott
    Offline

    kmcscott New Member

    Joined:
    Nov 11, 2009
    Messages:
    13
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    I'm having the same problem. I'm used to my Storm keeping emails until I delete them *on the phone*, so I would sometimes save Redbox codes or the like, but now I open up my email (non-google) and I will watch as it deletes my inbox. I have even gone to click one and and it will have deleted it before I can see it. UGH!
  6. wildrage
    Offline

    wildrage New Member

    Joined:
    Nov 11, 2009
    Messages:
    41
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Yeah, unlike a Blackberry, or Windows Mobile device, I think that the droid mail prog doesn't keep the headers / messages saved locally on the phone. You have to refresh it sometimes to see them...annoying.