I stupidly reset the password on the Gmail account I use for Android phone sync-ing. This broke Android phone sync. The fix I came up with: Visit https://www.google.com/accounts/UnlockCaptcha? Enter the account name and password. Enter the Captcha Now on the phone Sync the phone Enter the Captcha if prompted Enter the account password. Fixed! Related posts: How to remember that password on a test system How to connect your Android Phone to a PC. If your replace your iPhone device, you can say goodbye to Google Sync. Powered by YARPP. Post navigation Disabling the laptop touchpad when typing. Getting a list of users in your AD domain.