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 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!
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
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
When you create your email accountwith Gmail you will be asked toenter: Your name Your birth date Your gender Your chosen username andpassword
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.
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.
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 hereto get started(remember to keep your emailaddress all in lower case)