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How to Create a New Gmail Account.

Learn how to sign up for a Gmail account in seconds.

Signing up for a new Gmail (Google Mail) account is quite easy. Register for an account for use with all Google services, including Gmail, YouTube and Google Maps.

Visit the Gmail homepage ( or from within the Gmail mobile app.

Click on ‘Create an Account’.

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Find the Create Account link and click on it.

Once on the Gmail sign up form, you will need to enter the following information:

  • Name
  • Your Gmail Username
  • Gmail Password
  • Date of Birth
  • Gender
  • Mobile Phone Number
  • Current Email
  • Location

The Gmail username will serve as the prefix before the ‘@’ symbol in your new Gmail email address.

You must enter  an existing email address, during the sign up process. You must have access to this account. This secondary email account will be used ifyou experience problems, when signing in to Gmal and need to reset your Gmal password.

After entering the necessary information, click on the ‘Next Step’ button at the bottom of the form.

From there, simply follow the on-screen instructions to finish creating your new Google account.

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The first page lets you choose your username. The following page (Screenshot) will ask for a mobile phone number, date of birth and a recovery email address.

Gmail Mobile Phone Verification.

If you want to create a Gmail account you will be required to verify your account with a activation code sent to your mobile phone number.

For people who want to create more than one Google Mail account, you can solve this be buying a new SIM Card for verification.

Alternatively, use this method:

  • Login with your existing gmail account, created with Mobile Number verification.
  • Click on the Image icon in corner and click My account.
  • Go to your Your Personal Info.
  • In Your personal info click Phone option with the registered mobile number.

Click on the edit option and remove the registered mobile number.

As shown here on the screenshot, Gmail will ask for a working Mobile Phone number for verification purposes.

You can now create a new Gmail account with your old mobile phone number.

Image: © Google.


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