This article will show you how to connect and set up a Google account on your Android smartphone.
If you purchase an Android smartphone, then when you turn it on for the first time, you must start working with this device by connecting a Google account. To do this, you need a Gmail email address. Gmail is also a Google account, so if you already have one, just enter it. To make it a little easier for you to connect your account, here's a step-by-step guide.
You will need:
Connecting and setting up a Google account
First you need to go to the " Applications " menu.
Next, select "Settings" .
Go to the menu " Accounts " / " Accounts and sync ":
Next, you need to click the button " Add account " / " Add account ":
Selecting Google :
A question will appear on the screen: " Add an existing account or create a new one ?" If you are already registered with Gmail, then choose: " Existing ", if not, click the button " New ".
You will see fields for filling in the first and last name , which will become your signature in letters:
After filling out, click the " Next " button:
Now you need to enter the mailbox name . If the name you have chosen is already occupied by someone, then you will have to come up with another one or choose one of the options that the program will offer.
After specifying the name of the email box, click the " Next " button:
You need to come up with a password , the length of which must be at least 8 characters . Also, your password should include numbers and letters of different cases (uppercase and lowercase), only this way its reliability can be guaranteed.
After entering the password, click " Next " again:
You will be prompted to select the appropriate question option and provide a answer , so that in the event of a password loss, you can recover your account .
Click the " Next " button:
You can join the " Google+ " social network users or you can skip this step (you can connect later).
Now you need to configure your web search history and decide if you want to enable Google news notifications for the mailbox you created.
At this point, you will be asked to enter a suggested phrase from the image.
Click the " Next " button:
You need to decide whether to link your credit card to your account for future purchases (you can also postpone this step for later).
Now, after successfully logging into your account, you will be taken to the " Synchronization " section, where you need to check the boxes everywhere.
Your registration process has now been successfully completed.
Now you can use the created mail and Gmail contacts at any time when connected to the Internet, view Google Maps, participate in Google Talk chat, go to YouTube and watch videos, download various applications from the Play Market, use the Google search engine and sync calendar entries on your smartphone with Google Calendar.
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