After turning on your device the first time, you may see a setup wizard to help you set up the Google Nexus 7.

First-time use

  1. Ensure the SIM card is inserted. This device has a non-removable battery.
  2. If desired, select the Wi-Fi check box to turn on Wi-Fi and select a network.
  3. Tap Next.
  4. Perform one of the following actions:
    • Tap Yes to log in to your Google account. Enter your email address and password, and then tap the Next arrow.
    • Tap No if you do not have a Google account. On the following screen, tap Get an account to open a new Google account and then follow the prompts. Otherwise, tap Not now to skip this step.
  5. Select or clear check boxes for the following settings:
    • Use Wi-Fi and mobile network location
    • Let Google apps access your location
  6. Tap Next.
  7. If desired, follow the steps to add either of these Google services:
    • Backup
    • Location
    • Communication
  8. Add your name to the 'This tablet belongs to' section.
  9. Tap the arrow key to complete setup.

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