When you log in to the server, data will normally start syncing without you doing anything special – unless you have switched off syncing.
Syncing data right now
You can at any time press the circular sync icon on the app menu bar to start syncing – as long as you have an Internet connection.
Set up automatic syncing
In Settings you can set syncing to be performed automatically in specified intervals.
- Press the striped menu button on the app menu bar to get the various menu options.
- Select Settings and go to the Sync tab.
- Select Sync my data only if you do not wish to download the data of other people who have used the same form. This is the most common option.
- Select Automatically sync data and forms and type in a sync interval in the box.
If you are experiencing problems syncing, see Capturing: 4.6 Troubleshooting sync for tips on what to do.