Create a New Google™ Account - Samsung Galaxy S® III

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).
  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:
    • 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. Tap the Choose a security question field.
  10. Tap 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?
  11. Enter the appropriate information into the following fields then tap Next.
    • Answer
    • Recovery email address
  12. From the "Join Google+" screen, tap Not now (located at the bottom).
    Note Google+ setup can be resumed by navigating Apps > Google+ from the home screen.
  13. From the "Finish creating account" screen, tap I accept.
  14. From the "Authenticating" screen, enter the appropriate characters then tap Next.
  15. From the "Set up credit card", tap Not now.
    Note Enabling purchases can be resumed by navigating Apps > Play Store from the home screen, tap a paid app then tap Add payment method.
  16. Configure the appropriate synchronization settings (e.g. Sync Contacts, Sync Calendar, etc.) then tap Next (located at the bottom).
    Note Enabled when a check mark Check mark icon is present.


Related Topic: Remove Gmail™ Account