On the 'Welcome' screen, tap the appropriate language then tap Next.
Selected when the text appears in red.
On the Let's get going screen, select your home country or region then tap Next.
From the 'Date and time' screen, select your time zone from the Dropdown menu then tap Next (located in the lower-right).
Connect to Wi-Fi or tap Skip.
If presented with the 'Reset Protection Notification' screen, tap Next.
If presented with the 'Setup Wizard' screen, enter your Email or phone and Password and tap Sign in.
On the 'Get going fast' screen, tap Express or Customize.
If Express is selected, skip to step 10.
Tap any of the following settings then tap Next (located in the lower-right).
Enabled when a check mark is present.
Allow cellular data usage on your phone
Send typing and linking data to improve the recognition and suggestion platform
Let apps use my advertising ID for experiences across apps
Send Microsoft and trusted partners some location data to improve location services
Automatically connect to suggested open hotspots. Not all networks are secure
Automatically connect to networks shared by your contacts
Turn on Reset Protection
This prevents unauthorized users from resetting the phone with a new Microsoft account
Send my location to Microsoft when my phone is activated
Turn on Find My Phone
Personalize your speech, typing, and linking input by sending contacts and calendar details, along with other associated input data to Microsoft
Use SmartScreen to help protect against malicious content
In Windows browser, use page predictions to preload pages, which sends your browsing history to Microsoft
Let Skype (if installed) help you connect with friends in your address book and verify your mobile numbe. SMS and data charges may apply.
Send full error and diagnostics info to Microsoft
From the 'Keep your life in sync' screen, tap sign in or create one, starting at step 5 then tap Next.
You must sign in or create a Microsoft Account in order to activate the Reset Protection feature.
If 'Sign in later' is chosen, Reset Protection won't be activated. Tap Next to continue device activation and skip to step 16.
Refer to Add a Microsoft Account to sign in at a later date and then Reset Protection can be turned on.
Enter Email address and Password then tap Next.
If presented with the 'Restore phone' screen, tap the device to restore your data from or tap 'Don't restore', then tap Next.