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How To Open Sync Engine’s Dashboard (Sync Settings)

For users of the Email Sidebar on:


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Synchronization Dashboard is a configuration tool used to set up or customize Revenue Grid sync functioning locally, to get a detailed overview of your RG Email Sidebar usage, and to troubleshoot issues. In the Dashboard, you can:

The Dashboard’s functions and Sync settings are mostly identical for MS Exchange / Office 365 and Gmail accounts, with the exception of several MS Exchange specific functions.


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To open Sync Dashboard:

1. Open the RG Email Sidebar Add-In / Chrome Extension in MS Outlook Desktop or On the Web version or Gmail
2. Click the Menu button in RG Email Sidebar Add-In / Chrome Extension and select Sync settings, or Set up Sync to activate RGES Sync Engine first

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3. Next, you may also need to sign in over secure Salesforce OAuth 2.0 or Exchange/Office 365 OAuth 2.0 or Gmail OAuth 2.0 in a browser page that appears, depending on your RGES Org’s configuration



Force RGES Sync

On the Dashboard, to get your data synchronized quickly, you can initiate a sync session ahead of the one-per-30-minutes schedule. To do that:

  • Open Sync dashboard
  • Click Force Sync



The Sync session will not be initiated instantly, but within 1-3 minutes. Additionally, please note that there is a limit on how often Sync forcing can be initiated



Pause RGES Sync

If you need to pause RGES sync for any reason, you can do that from the Dashboard as well. To do that:

  • Open Sync Dashboard
  • Click Pause


Note that when RGES Sync is paused or suspended due to an error, a number of key RG Email Sidebar features are unavailable. Please refer to this table for more information


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