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How to create Google Accounts

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How to create Google Accounts: Have you just purchased your first Android smartphone and don’t know how to open your personal Google account to access the Play Store and synchronize online contacts? Would you like to open a mailbox on Gmail but, being impractical in terms of technology, you don’t know how to do it? Don’t panic. Again you can count on my help!

Take a couple of minutes of free time all for yourself and find out how to create Google accounts following the directions I’m going to give you. You can do it both from your computer and from your smartphone (or even from tablet) and the operation is totally free as well as, contrary to appearances, extremely simple, indeed more.

I would also like to point out that in addition to opening a Gmail mailbox and accessing the Play Store on Android, by registering on Google you will have the opportunity to use the Google Drive online productivity suite, you will also get space for online data storage, you can upload videos to YouTube and much more. In short, the advantages are practically infinite while the disadvantages … zero. So what are you waiting for? Enjoy the reading!

Create Google Account from your computer

Do you usually connect to the Internet from your computer and would like to understand how to create Google accounts by acting from your PC (desktop or laptop, Windows, Mac or Linux)? Well, then read the instructions below and you will see that in a flash not only will you finally have a Google account ready for use but you will also know how to juggle the various services available.

Preliminary operations

If you are interested in understanding how to proceed in order to create Google Accounts from your computer, the first step you need to take is to connect to the home page of the search engine (Google. com or google.it) And click on the button Log in located at the top right.

On the page that opens, select the wording Create account and fill in the form proposed to you with the following information: first name, surname, username (i.e. the initial part of the Gmail address to be created) and password to access the service (to be repeated also in the field Confirm password). Then click on the button Forward.

On the next page, you can add a recovery email address it’s a cellphone number (to be used in case of loss of access data), but it is not mandatory data. Instead, you must provide it date of birth is sex of belonging. Again, to go forward you have to press the appropriate button.

In conclusion, get to the bottom of the page with Google’s terms of service, accept the latter by placing the check mark next to the appropriate boxes and click on the button Create account to create your Gmail account.

If you want to more precisely adjust the privacy settings and choose which data to share with Google, click on the item Other options and choose whether to share data with “big G” Web and app activities, personalized ads, search and YouTube history, YouTube history, location history and / or voice and audio activity.

Note: If you already have a Google account and want to add another one to use, for example, just for work, you can follow my guide on how to create another Gmail account and use two addresses simultaneously. It is not difficult.

Log in to your account and related services

How to create Google Accounts

Now that you have finally figured out how to create Google accounts, let’s find out what you need to do to be able to access it from your computer and take advantage of all the various and any services connected to it. To begin with you must go to the home page of the search engine and click on the button Log in located at the top right.

In the new web page that is now shown to you, type your Gmail address in the appropriate field on the screen and click on Forward, then type the password for your account and press it again Forward then choose whether to stay connected or not even after closing the browser by leaving or removing the check mark from the appropriate item and then click on Log in.

If two-step verification is active on your account (if you remember correctly, I told you in detail in my guide on how to authenticate Google), you will also have to worry about providing the appropriate security code that is sent to you from time to time via SMS to the phone number associated with your account.

After logging in to your account, you can easily access all the services offered by Google by clicking on the button with i squares found at the top right of the search engine home, next to the your photo (or on the circle with the silhouette of a little man, if you have not yet set up your avatar) and selecting the one of your interest from the menu that opens.

Instead, as far as the management of your account is concerned, you must access the appropriate control panel made available by the same search engine. Visit the page myaccount.google.com or by clicking on the button Personal accountand attached to the menu that is shown to you after clicking the button with the Your photo or with the circle with the shape of the little man on the Google home page.

Once the web page relating to the management of the Google account is displayed, you can click on the item Access and security to manage your account and password settings; on the voice Personal data and privacy to manage the visibility settings and the data that the search engine uses to personalize your experience and on Account preferences to set language, accessibility and other features that simplify the use of Google.

If the computer you are using is often used by other family members, work colleagues, etc., I suggest you, in the face of greater privacy, to log out of your account when you no longer need to be logged in. How you do it? Nothing could be easier: just click on the Your photo or on circle depicting the shape of a little man that you can always find in the upper right part of the search engine home, click on the button Go out in the window that will open and you’re done.

You do not care to log out of the Google account but do you want to delete it (perhaps because you have thought about it or for any other reason)? Then read my post on how to delete Google account through which I proceeded to explain how to act in great detail. If, on the other hand, you are having problems being able to access your account because you don’t remember your password or your Gmail address, you can follow the steps that I have indicated in my tutorial dedicated to how to recover Google account to try to fix it.

Note: If in the previous step you have proceeded to carry out the procedure for creating a new Google account from a web browser, some of the steps that I have indicated to you in this paragraph may prove temporarily superfluous as you should already be logged in to your account.

Create Google Accounts from portable devices

The computer is not for you, do you mostly use a smartphone or tablet and would you like to understand how to create Google accounts from Android or iOS? No problem! As I already told you at the beginning of the guide, this can also be done. How? Read the directions below and you will find out immediately.

Getting started from Android

If you have an Android smartphone or tablet, you can create a Google account without taking the trouble to turn on the computer and register as we have just seen together. To open a Google / Gmail address from Android, go to Settings (the icon of thegear located on the home screen or on the screen with the list of all the apps on the terminal), scroll the menu until you get to the section Account and presses the button Add account.

At this point, select the logo of Google, press on the item Create account and fill out the form that is proposed to you by typing first first name is surname, then date of birth is sex of belonging, therefore username to be used to access the account (which will also be your gmail.com address) and finally the password.

So choose whether to provide a cellphone number to be used in case of loss of access data or if to go directly to the next step, go ahead again (safely omit any invitation to receive news on Google Play offers), tick the boxes relating to terms of service and presses the button Create account to complete your Google membership. If you want to more granularly adjust the privacy settings and choose which data to share with Google, tap on the item Other options.

Getting started from iOS

How to access Google

If you have an iPhone or iPad, you can download the official application of Gmail from the App Store or any other official Google app in the store and proceed to create your Google account from the device by simply pressing first on Log in, then on the appropriate item for add a new account present in the first screen that opens, then on Other options and finally on Create new account.

Once this is done, you will need to fill in the form on the screen with all the information required to complete the procedure. The information to be provided is always the same and the steps to be taken are almost identical to those already seen together a few lines higher for Android.

Access your account and services connected by Android

How to access Google

If you previously carried out the procedure to create Google accounts from an Android device other than the one you are really interested in connecting to your account or in any case from the computer, you can easily remedy this by grabbing your smartphone or tablet, tapping the Settings attached to the screen where all the apps are collected, scrolling the menu that is shown to you until you get to the section Account and selecting the item Add account.

In the screen that will open at this point, press on the item Google, tap the button with written on it Existing and stick to the appropriate wizard shown on the screen.

To log in, however, simply go back to the section Settings Android, go to the section Account and select the operation by which to remove the account. If your device has a menu with three dots in the upper right part, you should find the option Remove account inside.

Rather than logging out of your account, are you interested in understanding how to perform the actual deletion? Then I invite you to follow the instructions in my guide on how to delete Google Account that I have indicated a few lines above.

Access the account and services connected from iOS

How to access Google

Did you follow the steps to create Google Accounts from your computer or from a device other than your iPhone or iPad? No problem. You can still access your account by downloading any of the official Google applications on the App Store. Once this is done, start the app by tapping on its added icon on the home screen, look for the button Log in by which you can log in, press above and provide the data required to log in or bring up ON the switch for your account which is indicated on the screen below the wording Account and press on end.

In case of second thoughts, you can always log out from the various apps in use on your iPhone or iPad by tapping on the item related to your account, by tapping on Manage accounts, pressing up Edit and to conclude on Remove.

Instead, in the event that instead of logging out of the Google account you want to permanently cancel it, to succeed “in the business” you will only have to follow the instructions in my guide on the topic that I have indicated to you in the previous lines.