Add a Gmail™ Account - Samsung Galaxy Note® Tablet 10.1
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Add a Gmail™ Account - Samsung Galaxy Note® Tablet 10.1

  1. From a home screen, select Apps ( Applications icon located in the upper-right).
  2. From the Apps tab, select Settings.
  3. Select Add Account.
  4. Select Google.
  5. Select one of the following:
    Existing
    New

 

 

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  1. Enter the following information then select Done (located in the lower right).
    • Email
    • Password
  2. After reviewing the Terms of Service / Privacy Policy select OK.
  3. If presented with Join Google+, select Not now.
    Note Google+ setup can be resumed by navigating Apps > Google+ from the home screen.
  4. From the Entertainment screen, select Skip.
    Note Google Wallet setup can be completed later by navigating Apps > Play Store from a home screen, select a paid application then select Add payment method.
  5. From the Backup and restore screen, select Keep this phone backed up with my Google Account to enable / disable then select the next icon ( Next icon located in the lower right).
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
  6. If presented, configure the following synchronization settings then select the next icon ( Next icon located in the lower right).
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • Sync Calendar
    • Sync Contacts
    • Sync Gmail
    • Sync Google Photos
    • Sync Google Play Books
    • Sync Instant Upload

 

 

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New

  1. Enter the appropriate name into the following fields then select Done (located in the lower right).
    • First
    • Last
  2. Enter the desired username then select Done (located in the lower right).
    • Email
  3. Enter a password into the following fields then select Done (located in the lower right).
    Note The password must be at least 8 characters.
    • Password
    • Re-type password
  4. From the Choose a security question drop down menu Drop down menu icon select one of the following:
    • First phone number?
    • Childhood best friend's name?
    • First teacher's name?
    • Manager's name at first job?
    • Vehicle registration number?
  5. Enter the appropriate information into the following fields then select the next icon ( Next icon located in the lower right). 
    • Answer
    • Recovery email address
  6. From the Join Google+ screen, select Not now (located at the bottom).
    Note Google+ setup can be resumed by navigating Apps > Google+ from a home screen.
  7. From the Finish account screen, ensure the following are configured appropriately:
    Note Enable when a check mark is present.
    • Turn on web history
    • Keep me up to date with news and offers from Google Play
  8. After reviewing the Terms of Service / Privacy Policy select the next icon ( Next icon located in the lower right).
  9. From the Authenticating screen, enter the appropriate characters then the next icon ( Next icon located in the lower right). 
  10. From the Entertainment screen, select Not now (located at the bottom).
    Note Google Wallet setup can be completed later by navigating Apps > Play Store from a home screen, select a paid application then select Add payment method.
  11. Configure the following synchronization settings then select the next icon ( Next icon located in the lower right).
    Note Available options will vary upon account settings.
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • Sync Calendar
    • Sync Contacts
    • Sync Gmail
    • Sync Google Photos
    • Sync Google Play Books

 

 

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Last Modified: July 7, 2014
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