How to add a Google account to the BlackBerry KEYone

Add or change a Google account on the BlackBerry KEYone with these easy steps!

The core of the Android experience on the BlackBerry KEYone is a Google account with all of your relevant services tied in. We'll make sure that you can not only log into your Google Account painlessly, but you can also add additional accounts or change account details while on the move. It's important to note that out of the box, the BlackBerry KEYone will give you the option to log into your Google account right away. These steps will help you if you skipped those steps for whatever reason.

How to add a Google account to the BlackBerry KEYone

Adding a Google account to the BlackBerry KEYone

  1. Swipe down from the top of the screen and tap the gear icon to open Settings.
  2. Tap Accounts under the Personal subheading.
  3. Tap Add account.
  4. Swipe down the list and tap Google.
  5. Enter your PIN number or press a registered fingerprint on the spacebar.
  6. Enter your Google e-mail address and tap Next. You can also create a new account or reset a password by tapping More options in the bottom-left.
  7. Enter your password and tap Next. Tap the eye icon in the text field to see the full password after typing it. 8, If two-factor authentication is enabled on this Google account, it will be prompted for confirmation. You will then have the option to set the BlackBerry KEYone as a device to receive such log-in prompts in the future.
  8. Read and agree to the Terms of Service, then tap the I Agree button.

Your new Google account will begin to sync with the BlackBerry KEYone. It may take a few minutes before the accounts data fully downloads.

How to change a Google account on the BlackBerry KEYone

Changing Google accounts on the BlackBerry KEYone

  1. Swipe down from the top of the screen and tap the gear icon to open Settings.
  2. Tap Google under the Personal subheading.
  3. To change your password or add two-factor authentication, tap Sign-in & security.
  4. To change your name on Google, associated e-mail addresses, and phone number with Google, tap Personal info & privacy.
  5. To delete your entire Google account and check your Drive storage limits, tap Account preferences.

Additional detailed Google account settings can be changed under the Services subheading.

How to remove a Google account from the BlackBerry KEYone

Removing a Google account from the BlackBerry KEYone

  1. Swipe down from the top of the screen and tap the gear icon to open Settings.
  2. Tap Accounts under the Personal subheading.
  3. Tap Google.
  4. Tap the account you wish to remove.
  5. Tap the three dots in the top-right and tap Remove account.

Further down in the account details, you can toggle off individual synchronization options.

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