How to Create an Email Account (HealthCheck Quick Tip)

There are many “free” email services available.

You may access the following link: Google (G-Mail Account): https://accounts.google.com/SignUp

Setting up a Gmail account:

  1. To create a Gmail address, you'll first need to create a Google Account.
  2. Gmail will redirect you to the Google Account sign-up page.
  3. You'll need to provide some basic information like your name, birth date, gender, and location.
  4. You will also need to choose a name for your new Gmail address.
  5. Once you create an account, you'll be able to start adding contacts and adjusting your mail settings.

To create an account:

1. Go to www.gmail.com
2. Click Create an account.

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3. Clicking Create an account
4. The sign-up form will appear.
5. Follow the directions and enter the required information, such as your name, birth date, and gender.

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Finally, review Google's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy, click the checkbox, and then click Next step.

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6. Agree to the TOS and Privacy Policy
7. Click Next step
8. The Create your profile page will appear.
9. Click Add a photo if you wish to add a photo to your Google+ profile.
10. If you don't want to set a profile photo at this time, click Next step.

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11. Click Next step - Your account will be created, and the Google welcome page will appear.

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**Just like with any online service, it's important to choose a strong password—in other words, one that is difficult for someone to guess.

Hotmail



To create a Hotmail (@hotmail.com) account, simply create an account NET Passport, by making registration via this address.

Subscribe to Hotmail:

1. Follow the on-screen instructions to set up your account.
2. Personal information about you will be requested by Microsoft.
3. It is not necessary to fill in all the fields with exact information about yourself if you wish for the information to remain confidential.
4. However, if you forget password or lose access to your account, such information can be useful to recover it.
5. So be sure to remember the information you enter.

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**After creating your new Hotmail account, go on this page: https://login.live.com to log in, with the associated password you just created.