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 the Menu key (three 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".
CCM is a leading international tech website. Our content is written in collaboration with IT experts, under the direction of Jeff Pillou, founder of CCM.net. CCM reaches more than 50 million unique visitors per month and is available in 11 languages.