Samsung Galaxy S8 / S8+ - Add an Existing Google™ Account

Note If you don't already have an account, refer to Create a New Google Account.

  1. From a Home screen, touch and swipe up or down to display all apps.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode and the default Home screen layout.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Accounts and backup Accounts icon > Accounts.
  3. Tap Add account Add entry icon.
  4. Tap Google Google icon.
    Note If presented, enter the current PIN, password, or pattern.
  5. Enter the email address then tap Next.
  6. Enter the email password then tap Next.
  7. Review the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy then tap I agree (lower-right).
    Note To review the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy, tap the appropriate link and language then tap Close (at the bottom) when finished.
  8. From the Google services screen, tap any of the following to enable or disable then tap Accept:
    • Back up your device's apps, app data, settings, and Wi-Fi passwords using your Google Account
    • Keep me up to date with news and offers from Google Play.


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