How to add or remove Google account on Galaxy S10 | add or delete existing account

This short tutorial will show you how to add or remove Google account on Galaxy S10. After unboxing your new Galaxy S10, you should be prompted to enter a Google account in order to proceed. However if you can’t recall the steps how to add a new account or delete an existing one from your device afterwards, don’t worry as it’s easy to do. Learn how by following the steps in this article.

How to add or remove Google account on Galaxy S10

Knowing how to add or remove Google account on Galaxy S10 can be handy if you’re trying to troubleshoot Google-related apps or accounts. Whether you want to simply remove or add an account or troubleshooting a problem, you should, at the minimum, know how to add or delete your Google account for future reference. Check out the steps below on how to do either of them.

How to add Google account on Galaxy S10

Before you try the steps below, we assume that you already have an active Google account. You must also know the username and password for your account to avoid delays. If you are not sure about your account password, we suggest that set it in order first using another device, or by using your phone browser. Just open a browser and go to your Gmail log in page and try to sign in. If needed, try to reset your password and use the new one when adding your account on your device.

Once everything is in order, do the steps below to add your Google account:

  1. From a Home screen, swipe up or down from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
  2. Open Settings app.
  3. Tap Accounts and backup.
  4. Tap Accounts.
  5. Tap Add account.
  6. Tap Google. If you set up a screen lock option such as PIN, Password, or Pattern, you should enter it here when prompted.
  7. Enter the Gmail address then tap NEXT.
  8. Enter the password then tap NEXT.
  9. To continue, review the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy then tap I AGREE. To review the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy, tap the appropriate link and language then tap Close (at the bottom) when finished.
  10. If presented, tap the Back up to Google Drive switch to turn on, then tap Accept.

How to remove Google account on Galaxy S10

Removing a Google account is as easy as adding one. Depending on the account you want to remove, you may need to enter the password for your Samsung account or the main Google account. Here are the steps to start removing a Google account from your device:

  1. From a Home screen, swipe up or down from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
  2. Open Settings app.
  3. Tap Accounts and backup.
  4. Tap Accounts.
  5. Select the appropriate Gmail address. If there are multiple accounts, make sure to pick the one you want to remove from the device.
  6. Tap Remove account.
  7. To confirm, review the notification then tap Remove account.

Congratulations! You now know how to add or remove Google account on Galaxy S10. We hope you find this post helpful.