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Show Me How

Initial Sign In and First Use
  1. To view and enable the device accessibility options, tap ACCESSIBILITY.

    When finished, or to skip ACCESSIBILITY, tap the Next icon.

  2. To connect to a Wi-Fi network, tap the network name.

    Note: To continue without connecting to Wi-Fi, tap SKIP, then tap SKIP ANYWAY to confirm.

    If the device was reset with Device Protection enabled, a Wi-Fi connection will be required to continue and complete the Google account authentication.

  3. Enter the network password, then tap CONNECT.

  4. Tap NEXT.

  5. The Hands Free Activation process will begin automatically, and may take several minutes to complete.

    After the activation is complete, a Got another device? prompt will appear.

    To copy content from another device, tap to select Copy your Google Accounts, apps, and data from your other device, then tap NEXT and follow the prompts.

    To skip this step, tap to select No thanks and tap NEXT.

  6. Enter your Google email address, then tap NEXT.

    Note: To skip this step, tap SKIP, then tap SKIP ANYWAY to confirm.

    Adding a Google account will automatically enable Device Protection. Device Protection uses your Google account to prevent others from activating your device if it's ever lost or stolen.

    If a reset was performed and Device Protection was set up, entering the Google account credentials and Accepting the Google Terms of Service and Privacy Policy will be required.

  7. Enter the account Password, then tap NEXT.

  8. Read the Google Terms of Service and Privacy Policy, then tap ACCEPT to continue.

  9. Scroll through and tap to enable or disable the Google services settings.

    When finished, tap NEXT.

  10. To add another email account, tap to select the appropriate option, tap NEXT, and follow the prompts to add the account.

    When finished, or to skip this step, tap to select Not now, then tap NEXT.

  11. If available, tap to select a backup from Restore from this backup, tap NEXT, and follow the prompts.

    To skip this step, ensure Set up as new device is selected, then tap NEXT.

  12. To protect your phone's data, ensure that Protect this device is checked, then tap NEXT.

    Note: To skip this step, tap SKIP, then tap SKIP ANYWAY.

  13. Tap to choose a screen lock type.

  14. Enter your sceen lock, then tap CONTINUE.

  15. Re-enter the screen lock, then tap CONFIRM.

    Note: The steps will vary depending on the selected screen lock type.

  16. Tap to choose a Notification setting, then tap NEXT.

  17. Tap ALLOW.

  18. Read the Welcome message, then tap GOT IT.

  19. The device is now set up and ready for use.

    Note: If a carrier ID pack prompt appears, tap OK.