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    Nokia Lumia 2520

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    How to set up a Microsoft account on your tablet

    A Microsoft account gives you access to several services on your tablet such as Hotmail, Windows Phone Store and SkyDrive. If you don't have a Microsoft account, you can set one up and activate it on your tablet. Remember, first you need to set up your tablet for Internet.

    Step 1 of 27

    Slide your finger left on the display starting from the right edge of your tablet.
    Press Settings.

    Step 2 of 27

    Press Change PC settings.

    Step 3 of 27

    Press Accounts.

    Step 4 of 27

    Press Other accounts.

    Step 5 of 27

    Press Add an account.

    Step 6 of 27

    Press Sign up for a new email address.

    Step 7 of 27

    Press the field next to "First name" and key in your first name.

    Step 8 of 27

    Press the field next to "Surname" and key in your last name.

    Step 9 of 27

    Press the field to the left of "@" and key in the required username.

    Step 10 of 27

    Press the drop down list to the right of "@" and select the required account type.

    Step 11 of 27

    Press the field next to "Create password" and key in the required password.

    Step 12 of 27

    Press the field next to "Re-enter password" and key in the required password again.

    Step 13 of 27

    Press the drop down list next to "Country/region".

    Step 14 of 27

    Press the required country.

    Step 15 of 27

    Press Next.

    Step 16 of 27

    Press the fields next to "Date of birth" and follow the instructions on the display to key in your date of birth.

    Step 17 of 27

    Press the drop down list next to "Gender".

    Step 18 of 27

    Press your gender or Not specified.

    Step 19 of 27

    Press the drop down list next to "Country code".

    Step 20 of 27

    Press the required country code.

    Step 21 of 27

    Press the field next to "Phone number" and key in your phone number.

    Step 22 of 27

    Press the field next to "Alternative email address" and key in your e-mail address.

    Step 23 of 27

    Press Next.

    Step 24 of 27

    Press the field below the security text and key in the letters and numbers displayed.

    Step 25 of 27

    Press Next.

    Step 26 of 27

    Press Finish.

    Step 27 of 27

    Press the Home key to end the session and return to the Home screen.

    1. Find "Other accounts"

    Slide your finger left on the display starting from the right edge of your tablet.
    Press Settings.
    Press Change PC settings.
    Press Accounts.
    Press Other accounts.

    2. Start setup

    Press Add an account.
    Press Sign up for a new email address.

    3. Enter your name

    Press the field next to "First name" and key in your first name.
    Press the field next to "Surname" and key in your last name.

    4. Enter username

    Press the field to the left of "@" and key in the required username.
    Press the drop down list to the right of "@" and select the required account type.

    5. Enter the password

    Press the field next to "Create password" and key in the required password.
    Press the field next to "Re-enter password" and key in the required password again.

    6. Select country

    Press the drop down list next to "Country/region".
    Press the required country.
    Press Next.

    7. Enter your personal details

    Press the fields next to "Date of birth" and follow the instructions on the display to key in your date of birth.
    Press the drop down list next to "Gender".
    Press your gender or Not specified.

    8. Enter phone number

    Press the drop down list next to "Country code".
    Press the required country code.
    Press the field next to "Phone number" and key in your phone number.

    9. Enter e-mail address

    Press the field next to "Alternative email address" and key in your e-mail address.
    Press Next.

    10. Enter the security text

    Press the field below the security text and key in the letters and numbers displayed.
    Press Next.

    11. Finish setup

    Press Finish.

    12. Return to the Home screen

    Press the Home key to end the session and return to the Home screen.

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