How to create a new Gmail (Google) account?
Gmail account can be created easily with free of cost. To create gmail account you should provide your personal informations. Follow the steps below to create the new gmail account.
Step 1: Gmail can be opened using any of the following two options.
Option 1: In the address bar, type gmail.com and press enter.
Option 2: Open the browser and type gmail in the search box. From the list of search results, click on the first link "Gmail - Google".
Step 2: You will be navigated to the gmail accounts page.
Step 3: In the Google accounts page, click Create an account.
Step 4: In the Name field, type your first and last name. Its mandatory to provide the name to create your account.
Step 5: In Choose your username field, type the required username. You can use letters, numbers and periods.
If the given user name was used by someone before, you will get an alert message stating that "Someone already has that username". At the same time, available usernames will be suggested by google.
Choose the suggested name or type another user name.
Here, we have given "hioxsoftwares" in username wherein it was already in use and hence we changed the username to "hioxsoftwares1117" as shown below,
Step 6: In Create a password field, type your password. Your password should be more than 8 characters. In Confirm your password field retype the same password. You cannot copy and paste your password here.
Step 7: Under Birthday field, select the month from the drop down list and type the date and year. You should be 13 years and above to create your gmail account.
Step 8: In Gender field, select your Gender.
Step 9: In Mobile phone field, give your mobile number (not compulsory).
Step 10: In Your current email address field, provide your alternate email address if any or leave it empty.
Step 11: You can skip the text verification if you choose to do the mobile verification.
If not, type the number as shown in the image under the verification field.
Step 12: Select your location from the drop-down list under the Location field.
Step 14: Click Next step to create the new gmail account.
Step 15: Verify your account page opens. If you have not given mobile number in the gmail registration form, type your mobile number here.
If you have given mobile number while registration, by default your mobile number will be displayed as shown below.
Select Text message or Voice calls and click Continue for verification.
Step 16: Verification code will be sent to the given mobile number. Look at the message and enter the code here and then press Continue button.
Step 17: Your account has been created and "Set up your profile" page opens.
If you want to add a photo click Add a photo.
To share public contents, you will need a public Google plus profile. If you wish to Create your public Google plus profile, click Create your profile or click No thanks.
Step 18: Google Accounts page opens. Click Continue to Gmail.
Wait for few minutes to get your account loaded.
Step 19: You will get a pop up "how to use your gmail account". Click Next to view the next page or click "X" to close the pop up.
Your gmail account will be opened as given in the image below.