Gmail app for Android - Disable the auto-download of attachments over Wi-Fi

October 2016


Gmail app for Android - Disable the auto-download of attachments over Wi-Fi



To disable the autodownload of email attachments on the Gmail app, follow the below procedure:
  • Open the Gmail app.
  • Tap on the Menu key (3 horizontal bars at the top left corner) and scroll to Settings.
  • Tap on your email account.
  • Scroll to the Data usage section and uncheck "Download attachments".

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