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How to activate new Google account

Do you want to activate a new Google account? In other words, you want to know how to create a new google account, however you don't know what you need and what steps to follow?
Do not worry, as I anticipated, it is an extremely simple operation. What you absolutely need is a web browser, there are many of very good quality, so if you are still looking for your favorite let me help you in choosing with my selection of the best around.

Once you have opened your favorite navigation program (you can precede from both PC and smartphone and tablet), whatever it is, proceed by connecting to the main Google page. It is possible that Google is already your home page (the home page you see when you start your web browser), alternatively click on the link I provided and then press the button Log in located at the top right.

The next page offers you to log into your account, but what you need to do is create a new one, then hit the button Create account further down, then click on the choice For me (the alternative is To run my business for use in the workplace). By doing so, you will have access to the account creation screen with the relevant registration form to fill out.

The information required for the activation of a new account is Your name e Last name, Username, i.e. a name of your preference that you wish to associate with the email address @ (letters, numbers and dots can be used), Password, then enter the Confirm password repeating the same entered and conclude by writing your personal date in the field Birthday.

After entering all the required data, click the button NEXT, proceed by entering a recovery email address it's a cellphone number (I recommend that you also enter this information because it is useful in case of forgetting or losing your access data) and provide the information date of birth e gender of belonging.

Before concluding with the account creation, please read i terms of service of Google and put the check next to boxes at the bottom of the page. Once done, click the button Create account in order to complete the procedure.

I warn you that it is possible to customize your choices on the information to be shared with Google, for example regarding personalized ads search history and YouTube location history and l 'voice and audio activity. To adjust all these and other customizations, press the button Other options.

How to activate Google account on PC

Now that you have created your new Google account, you will surely be pleased to know that it is possible to associate it with both PCs with an operating system Windows both ai Mac. I'll tell you about the specific procedures in the next two chapters.

How to activate Google account on Windows 10

The procedure I am about to describe is intended for PCs with an operating system Windows 10, in fact it is one of the most interesting innovations introduced by Microsoft on this version of its operating system.

Proceeding with theGoogle account pairing with a Windows 10 device you will be able to control the applications and programs with the data entered in your Google account, including the tools of e-mail, contacts e Calendar.

To associate the Google account on Windows, press the key Home placed in the taskbar in the lower left corner (the icon is a flag with the operating system logo). From here, click the button Settings (whose icon is a gear) and then select the item Account from the window that opens.

Next, click the item Email and accounts from the sidebar on the left, then click the button Add account and choose Google from the menu that is proposed to you. The login window for the Gmail account will then be shown on the screen.

Complete the procedure by entering yours email address o telephone number in the respective fields, then enter the Password and press the button NEXT to authorize Windows 10 to use your Google profile information (if you have activated 2FA, you will also need to enter a disposable verification code). To do this last operation, click the button Allow and then that Done located at the bottom right.

Clearly, it is possible to change the settings just entered also at a later time, as well as to intervene in the synchronization options or delete them directly. All this is possible from the menu relating toGoogle email address you added, accessible by following the path Settings> Accounts> Email and Accounts. You can view the available options by pressing the key Manage.

How to activate Google account on Mac

As I told you, it is possible associate the Google account with a Mac, in a very similar way to what has already been seen for systems with Windows 10. This allows you to synchronize the "big G" account with Mail, Contacts, Calendar e Notes say macOS.

To do this, go to the menu System preference from the icon gear present in Dock bar. From the new window, then click on the icon Internet account and choose the item Google. You may need to click on the button [+] at the bottom left in case you do not see the Google entry directly.

If you are prompted for access, click the button Open your browser to authenticate from a new window and type email address (o telephone number) linked to your Google account and then click the button NEXT and enter the Password of your Google account (if you have activated 2FA, you will also need to enter an OTP code).

The procedure is almost complete, just click on the button Allow, in order to give macOS permission to access your account information, then click on the box next to uses that you want to authorize the use of your data. Finish with a click on the button end.

Congratulations, if everything went well you have associated your Google account with your Mac. To manage the account settings from your Mac go to the menu at any time System Preferences> Internet Accounts, then select the name from the profile to be edited in the left sidebar.

How to activate Google account in Chrome

Another useful operation to do with your Google account is to connect it with the Chrome browser, if you use the latter to browse online. By activating your Google account on Chrome, you can synchronize your data, extensions, passwords and searches on any PC or device associated with the same account.

To proceed with the activation of your Google account in Chrome, open the browser and click onpicture profile you see at the top right of the browser window. Then press the button accesso and log in with your Google account (if you have activated 2FA, you will also need to enter an OTP code). For activate data synchronization, click on the relevant button in the box that appears after selecting the avatar.

You can also add other accounts always clicking on the avatar at the top right and then on the button Add. Still from the same menu (that of the avatar) it is possible to manage and possibly disable the synchronization of Chrome data by pressing the appropriate buttons.

How to activate Google account on smartphones and tablets

After having described the procedure for activating a Google account from Windows PC and Mac, I think it is useful to also know how to activate Google account on smartphones and tablets.

How to activate Google account on Android

You recently bought a new smartphone or tablet Android or do you want to synchronize a new Google account with your old device? Then I think I can help you with the following advice.

La Google account sync it happens automatically after adding an account to the device, the rest of what to do is just check that the synchronization takes place regularly. Before getting to the procedure above how to activate Google Android account sync, let me explain how to associate google account on android.

The procedure itself is simple and quick: go to the menu Settings, the one recognizable by the icon of a gear and accessible from the app menu of your device, then select the item Account. Now hit the option Add account and select Google among the available choices.

Now is the time to enter theGmail indirizzo to use, and then tap the button NEXT. Now enter the Password in the next step and always press the key NEXT to continue (if you have activated 2FA, you will also need to enter a verification code). In the new step you can enter your phone number via the key Yes I accept, or skip this step by tapping the button Salta.

Next, accept the Google terms of service by pressing the button Accept, after which, after a short wait, the Google account is connected to your Android device. The first time you connect your account, information synchronization starts automatically.

Before moving on to the synchronization verification procedure, I remind you that if you are using a device without Google services, such as a smartphone or tablet with HUAWEI AppGallery, synchronization is not available, unless you have changed the device software by installing the appropriate Google services.

If, on the other hand, you have already added one or more accounts to your Android smartphone or tablet, you may need to check that synchronization continues to be active (or was activated correctly when adding the account). This control is possible by going to the menu Settings and tapping on the item Account, to then choose Google among the options in the list.

Now tap onGmail email address for which you want to ask for synchronization and verify that the mild are active (colored blue) in correspondence with the items Calendar, Contacts, People details, Drive e gmail. Otherwise proceed to their activation with a tap on them.

This way you have made sure that the synchronization of the information contained in your Gmail account is synchronized with your Android device. Multimedia contents such as photo e video as for this kind of content you need to resort to specific apps such as Google Photos.

If these are the contents you would like to synchronize, I invite you to consult my dedicated tutorial where I focus on the procedure for multimedia contents.

How to activate Google account on iPhone and iPad

Google view activation and sync for Android OS devices is also available for iPhone e iPad, albeit in a more limited way.

To get started, go to the menu Settings (the gear icon on the Home screen or in the App Library) and inside it tap on the items Mail, Account e Add account. Now, press the logo of Google and then on the button Continue to enter yours Gmail indirizzo in the respective field. Once this is done, press the button NEXT and repeat the operation for the Password (if you have activated 2FA, you will also need to enter a disposable verification code).

In the new screen you can decide the information of the Google account to be synchronized with the device, to do so move the lever up ON next to the items Mail, Contacts, Calendars and / or Notes. To finish the configuration, press the button Save.

Congratulations, you have synchronized your Google account with your Apple smartphone or tablet. But pay attention to the synchronization of contacts, because another provider (eg iCloud) may be used by default. To fix it, go to the menu Settings> Contacts> Default account e scegli l'opzione gmail from there. By doing this you have set the Gmail account as the main one for synchronizing contacts.

At any time you can return to the account menu of Mail (Or even Contacts) to modify or delete the accounts previously entered for synchronization. Like on Android, syncing photos and videos requires a different procedure. For information on this, consult this guide.

How to activate a deactivated Google account

Have you recently realized that you can no longer access your Google account and related services including Gmail and Google Drive? It may happen that Google deactivates an account if it believes that the rules have been violated Terms and conditions, for example in the case of the creation of profiles that do not respect the age limits, or because computer piracy activities are detected.

In cases like this, what you need to know is how to activate a deactivated Google account. In other words, understand how to reset google account, through a specific appeal procedure.

Of crucial importance is the time in which this procedure is initiated. In fact it is better to act as soon as possible with the opening of the appeal, because Google may decide to permanently delete your account.

The deletion times of your account and all its information are usually notified in the notices sent by Google. In any case, if you intend to at least try to regain access, I suggest you proceed quickly. Furthermore, I would like to point out that it is possible to proceed with the recovery only of accounts that you actually owned.

Start by connecting to the login page and try entering your login information, such as email address o telephone number, then press the key NEXT and inserted the Password then press the button again NEXT.

Now press the button Try to restore and follow the on-screen wizard where it is very important to also enter a email address where Google may contact you for future communications relating to the restoration of your account.

If the procedure does not go as hoped, it is possible to connect to the dedicated page of the Google help center for recovery and resort to using the module appropriate. Also in this case fill in all the required data on the screen, also indicating how your account ends: if with @ o @

Also remember to enter a email address alternative where to be contacted and to add the information that you believe can help Google solve your case.

Finally, tick the box relating to CAPTCHA to confirm that you are not a robot and press the button Send. From the moment of submission, Google has time to two working days to analyze your request and inform you of the decision at the email address you indicated in the form. If successful, you will be able to return to using your account as before, including all related services.

This is all about restoring a deactivated account, but if you want to learn more and also know what to do in case of deleted account, I propose you to read my guide related to the restoration topic.

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