1. Zolotoy's Avatar
    I have changed a password for my gmail account and now I cannot sync it with my phone. It keeps saying Attention required.
    Any idea?

    Thanks
    01-08-2013 01:23 PM
  2. philpeeps's Avatar
    I have changed a password for my gmail account and now I cannot sync it with my phone. It keeps saying Attention required.
    Any idea?

    Thanks
    Settings>Email and accounts>Google>edit password.
    01-08-2013 01:26 PM
  3. Zolotoy's Avatar
    It's not taking new password. When I was changing a Google password I have set password recovery or something. May be because of this it's not taking it?
    01-08-2013 01:28 PM
  4. CDG's Avatar
    It's not taking new password. When I was changing a Google password I have set password recovery or something. May be because of this it's not taking it?
    Try deleting the gmail account from your phone and starting fresh using the new password.
    01-08-2013 01:31 PM
  5. Zolotoy's Avatar
    Just did, no more contacts on the phone.
    01-08-2013 01:34 PM
  6. philpeeps's Avatar
    Just did, no more contacts on the phone.
    did you choose to sync them?
    01-08-2013 01:37 PM
  7. CDG's Avatar
    Just did, no more contacts on the phone.
    If the contacts are in your gmail, they will be transferred, give a little time but it should slowly populate.
    01-08-2013 01:37 PM
  8. Zolotoy's Avatar
    No, guys, it's not like this. Since I have set a two step process for a Google account password recovery, I had to go Google account settings and generate an application specific password. Then I had to use that password to initially add Google account to my phone.

    http://jonathanmumm.com/tech-it/fix-...equired-error/
    01-08-2013 01:41 PM
  9. philpeeps's Avatar
    No, guys, it's not like this. Since I have set a two step process for a Google account password recovery, I had to go Google account settings and generate an application specific password. Then I had to use that password to initially add Google account to my phone.

    Fix Windows Phone 7/8 + Gmail “Attention Required” Error – WP8 | Jonathan Mumm
    Probably worth including in the OP, eh?

    No idea since I don't use this method.
    01-08-2013 02:14 PM

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