Creating an email account in GmailSimply click or use the arrow keys to go to thenext slide 
 An email is an electronic letter sent via the internet Emails can be created via an online provider or with aprogram on...
Today you will learn how to open an emailaccount with Gmail – an email service providedby Google. You will learn how to e...
 Gmail is an internet email service provided byGoogle It is a free and safe service You can access it on many different...
When you create your email accountwith Gmail you will be asked toenter: Your name Your birth date Your gender Your cho...
 Your age is required in order to provide youwith age-appropriate settings You can choose not to specify your gender.Sim...
 Last week you practiced creating your ownemail address and password. Now you willuse what you learned to create one that...
 The terms of service and privacy policy are twodocuments that you are required to agree to inorder to set up your email ...
The next slides willbe a demonstrationof the Gmail sign-up process. Pleaseclick to continue…
Now, using the step bystep process outlined inthis tutorial, it’s your turnto sign-up to Gmail.www.google.com.au <click he...
 http://www.gcflearnfree.org/gmail This is atutorial that focusses on Gmail https://mail.google.com/mail/help/intl/en/ab...
Session 2: Opening an email account
Session 2: Opening an email account
Session 2: Opening an email account
Session 2: Opening an email account
Session 2: Opening an email account
Session 2: Opening an email account
Session 2: Opening an email account
Session 2: Opening an email account
Session 2: Opening an email account
Session 2: Opening an email account
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Session 2: Opening an email account

  1. 1. Creating an email account in GmailSimply click or use the arrow keys to go to thenext slide 
  2. 2.  An email is an electronic letter sent via the internet Emails can be created via an online provider or with aprogram on your computer You need an email address and a password to sendemails An email address is made up of a username, the @ signand the domain name Never to give out your password/s or personal details!
  3. 3. Today you will learn how to open an emailaccount with Gmail – an email service providedby Google. You will learn how to enter your personaldetails into the Gmail system You will create your own email address andpassword for your account using the skills youlearnt last week You will learn about privacy policies, terms ofservice and captcha
  4. 4.  Gmail is an internet email service provided byGoogle It is a free and safe service You can access it on many different devicesaside from your computer, such as yourtablet or smartphone You can sign into your account via the Googlesearch engine
  5. 5. When you create your email accountwith Gmail you will be asked toenter: Your name Your birth date Your gender Your chosen username andpassword
  6. 6.  Your age is required in order to provide youwith age-appropriate settings You can choose not to specify your gender.Simply select “other” if you wish. Your name is required in order for you toidentify yourself when sending emails.
  7. 7.  Last week you practiced creating your ownemail address and password. Now you willuse what you learned to create one that youwill use. When creating your password, remember tomake it something personal that only you willremember, and consider making it a “strong”password by a combination of numbers.
  8. 8.  The terms of service and privacy policy are twodocuments that you are required to agree to inorder to set up your email address. You don’t have to read them, however the privacypolicy has some useful information about howGmail will use your details and why they areneeded. Captcha is a security test that is used to ensurethat you are a human, not a program that coulddegenerate the quality of the system. There is anaudio option for people with vision impairment.
  9. 9. The next slides willbe a demonstrationof the Gmail sign-up process. Pleaseclick to continue…
  10. 10. Now, using the step bystep process outlined inthis tutorial, it’s your turnto sign-up to Gmail.www.google.com.au <click hereto get started(remember to keep your emailaddress all in lower case)
  11. 11.  http://www.gcflearnfree.org/gmail This is atutorial that focusses on Gmail https://mail.google.com/mail/help/intl/en/about.html About Gmail http://netforbeginners.about.com/od/c/f/What-Is-a-CAPTCHA-Test.htm Some moreinformation about captcha http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/ Gmail’s privacy policy

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