Google started as a search engine and since has
added many applications.
All these applications are available to you once
you set up your Google account.
Setting up an account is easy. Point your web browser to the main Google web page.
The main Google page is the starting point for searches and
other applications and features.
You can sign up for an account, manage your Gmail or start a
Google group from here.
Find "Sign In" at the top right-hand corner.
This is a link and will lead you to where you can sign into
an account or create one.
Fill out the required form.
Google ask you for a current email address, password, word
verification and location.
They also have the terms of service. You must read and agree
to these before going on.
Verify your email address.
Once you have submitted the completed form, Google will
generate an email to your email address.
It will have a web address that you must visit to verify
that you received the email.
Log in to your new Google Account.
Use the email address and password that you selected during
You now have access to all the Google features.
Explore your new Google account features, including email,
groups and the personalized homepages.
TIP : If ever you need to
get google homepage back from other search providers try to take over your
Create the menu tab on your
homepage right click in the top toolbar you should see a number of toolbar
options select the menu tab which will add File Edit View Favorites Tools and
Click on the tools at the
bottom of the drop down list will be internet options or
Click start control panel
internet options you will see a home page box To Create Page Tabs type
each adress on its own line
(type in google.com) or your preferred home page and browser
below that will be change
search defaults click on settings you will see all search Providers
Toolbar extensions and
Accelerators you have
if dont need any of them you can disable or remove them
Sign In to Gmail
Signing in to your Gmail account gives you access to your
Gmail Web-based email functions as most email services do,
with the option for users to send and receive email messages, store contacts
and organize messages.
You can opt to store your Gmail login information when
signing in so that you do not need to re-enter it each time you access your
email.You can access your Gmail account on a computer or a mobile phone.
Open a Web browser window.
Click the address bar and enter "gmail.com." Press
the "Enter" key.
Enter your Gmail username and password in the indicated
Check the "Stay Signed In" box to save your
username and password for future logins.
Click "Sign In" and wait for your Gmail account to
Press the "Menu" key on your mobile phone and
click the "Browser" icon.
Click the Web address bar and enter "gmail.com."
Enter your Gmail username and password and click "Sign