To disable automatic sync of Contacts, Photos and Videos from your smartphone to /e/Cloud. It is turned on by default for ease of use as of yet. The following instructions will definitely help you keep it local.
- A phone running /e/OS and configured with /e/ account
- Open /e/OS Settings to access Accounts settings
- Tap on your /e/ account to enter the Account sync settings
- In Account Sync settings, you can turn OFF for the Sync for ‘Address books’ and ‘Pictures and videos’ as seen in the image below.
Media and Contacts on your phone will not sync to the /e/Cloud any more.
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