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Activating a Google account on my mobile phone

If you want to use Google services (such as Gmail, Google Play and Picasa), you need to activate your Google account on your mobile phone. It's easy, but remember you need to set up your mobile phone for internet before you can use this function.

Step 1 of 9

Find "Accounts & sync"

Slide two fingers down the display starting from the top edge of your mobile phone.

Tap SETTINGS.

Step 2 of 9

Find "Accounts & sync"

Tap Accounts & sync.

Step 3 of 9

Start activation

To create a new account: Tap New. Follow the instructions on the display to create a new account.

Tap the add account icon.

Step 4 of 9

Start activation

To create a new account: Tap New. Follow the instructions on the display to create a new account.

Tap Google.

Step 5 of 9

Start activation

To create a new account: Tap New. Follow the instructions on the display to create a new account.

Tap Existing.

Step 6 of 9

Activate Google account

Key in the username for your Google account.

Tap Password and key in the password for your Google account.

Step 7 of 9

Activate Google account

Tap arrow right.

Step 8 of 9

Activate Google account

Tap OK.

Follow the instructions on the display to select settings for your Google account.

Step 9 of 9

Return to the home screen

Tap the home icon to return to the home screen.

Swipe right for the next step

Tap anywhere to dismiss

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