Create a New Google™ Account - Samsung Galaxy S® 4 mini

If you already have an account, refer to Add an Existing Google Account.

  1. From a Home screen, tap Apps (located in the lower right).
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. From the Apps tab, tap Settings.
  3. From the Accounts section, tap Add account.
  4. Tap Google.
  5. Tap New.
  6. Enter the appropriate name into the following fields then tap Next Next icon ( located in the lower right):
    • First
    • Last
  7. Enter the desired username into the following field then tap Next Next icon:
    • Email
  8. Enter a password into the following fields then tap Next:
    Note The password must be at least 8 characters.
    • Password
    • Re-type password
  9. From the Google password recovery screen, tap Set up recovery options.
  10. Ensure the following are configured appropriately then tap Next Next icon.
    • Mobile number
    • Backup email
    • Country
  11. From the Google services screen, ensure the Communication option is configured appropriately then tap Next Next icon.
  12. From the Finish account screen, review the appropriate Terms of Service / Policies then tap I accept.
  13. From the Authenticating screen, enter the appropriate characters then Next Next icon.
  14. From the Upgrade to Google+ screen, tap Not now (located at the bottom).
    Note Google+ setup can be resumed by navigating Apps > Google+ from the Home screen.
  15. If presented with Set up payment info, tap Skip (located in the lower left).
    Note Enabling purchases can be resumed by navigating Apps  > Play Store from the Home screen, tap a paid app then select a payment option.
  16. Configure the appropriate synchronization settings (e.g., Sync Contacts, Sync Calendar, etc.) then tap Next Next icon.
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.


Related Topic: Remove Gmail™ Account