Yahoo mail draining iphone battery

Discussion in 'Smart Phones' started by THERESA, Jul 29, 2014.

  1. THERESA

    THERESA Customer Service Staff Member

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    While I was on vacation, I didn't always have access to my phone charger. I noticed that my battery was dying really fast. The solution was to turn off the "fetch mail" feature for yahoo mail. You can turn it off completely and it will only fetch mail manually when you open the app or you can set it up to "fetch" on longer intervals to save on your battery.

    Screenshot guide for fetch mail settings:

    1. settings


    settings iphone.jpg


    2. mail,contacts, calendars

    mail contacts calendars.jpg






    3. Fetch new data


    fetch new data.jpg

    4. disable push


    push.jpg



    5. select "manual" to only load when you load the app to save on your battery. This stops it from loading in the background at regular intervals and draining your battery.

    fetch or manual.jpg
     


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