Create a New Google™ Account - HTC Desire® 612

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.
    Note If necessary, tap Drop down menu icon (located toward the left) > Custom.
  3. Tap Add Accounts & sync, Add icon (located in the upper right).
  4. Tap Google.
  5. Tap New.
  6. Enter the appropriate name into the First and Last fields then tap Next Next icon (located in the lower right).
  7. Enter the preferred username into the Email field then tap Next Next icon.
  8. Enter a password into the Password & Re-type password fields then tap Next:
    Note The password must be at least 8 characters.
  9. Tap Set up recovery options.
  10. From the Google password recovery screen, ensure the Phone number and/or Backup email fields are configured appropriately then tap Next Next icon.
  11. From the Google services screen, tap Keep me up to date with news and offers from Google Play to enable or disable then tap Next Next icon.
  12. From the Finish account screen, review any of the available Terms of Service or Policies then tap I accept.
  13. From the Authenticating screen, enter the appropriate characters then tap Next Next icon.
  14. From the Upgrade to Google+ screen, tap Not now.
    Note Google+ setup can be resumed by navigating: Apps > Google > Google+ from the home screen.
  15. From the Account sign-in successful screen, configure the synchronization settings (e.g. Sync App Data, Sync Gmail, etc.) as appropriate then tap Next Next icon.


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