Evernote for Mac will not sync (appears empty), but works on phone and Web. in Evernote for Mac Issues (Versions 7.14 and under) Posted August 28, 2020 @DTLow BINGO!!!! Force Sync by holding option-shift, then clicking the sync icon worked. Thank you so much for this simple solution. I hope others will find this and not have to spend the time I did searching for solutions.