From a Home screen, swipe up from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
Navigate: Settings > Users & accounts.
Tap Add account.
If presented, enter the current PIN, password, or pattern.
Tap Create account (lower-left).
Enter the appropriate name into the 'First name' and 'Last name' fields then tap Next (lower-right).
Fill in the fields on the 'Basic information' screen then tap Next.
Select one of the suggested Gmail™ addresses or select 'Create a different Gmail address' to enter your own, then tap Next.
If creating your own, enter the desired address into the 'Create a Gmail address' field.
Enter a password into the following fields then tap Next:
The password must be at least 8 characters.
From the 'Add phone number?' screen, ensure the correct phone number is listed, scroll to the bottom of the screen then tap Yes, I'm in.
A verification message is sent to the device. If you entered the tablet's own phone number, the verification code is filled in automatically.
If you don't wish to include a recovery phone number, tap Skip.
From the 'Thanks, [Name]' screen, tap Next.
The tablet returns to the Users & accounts screen when setup is complete.