LG K8 V - Create a New Google™ Account

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

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > Accounts > ADD ACCOUNT (located at the bottom-right).
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Tap Google.
  3. Tap Create A New Account.
  4. Enter the appropriate name into the First and Last fields then tap the NEXT Next arrow (located in the lower-right).
  5. Enter the desired username then tap NEXT.
  6. Enter a password into the following fields then tap NEXT.
    Note The password must be at least 8 characters.
    • Password
    • Re-type password
  7. From the Confirm phone number screen, ensure the correct phone number is listed then tap NEXT.
  8. On the Google verification screen, tap VERIFY.
  9. Review the Terms of Service / Privacy Policy then tap I AGREE Next arrow.
  10. From the "Your Google Account" screen, tap NEXT.
  11. Enable any of the following then tap NEXT:
    Note Enabled when a check mark Check markis present
    • Backup your phone's apps....
    • Keep me up to date.
  12. From the Set up payment info screen, select No thanks then tap CONTINUE.
    Note Enabling entertainment purchases can be resumed:
    1. From a Home screen, tap Play Store play store icon.
    2. Tap a paid app then choose a payment option.
  13. If presented configure the preferred synchronization settings (e.g., Sync App Data, Sync Gmail, etc.)

Related Topic: Remove Gmail™ Account