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Trading in your old phone?

Remove your Google account from your old phone before getting started.

Step 1 Turn off your old phone

Step 2 Power on your new phone

Hold the power button until the Samsung Galaxy Note10 screen appears, then release.

Step 3 Welcome

From the "Let's go!" screen, select the appropriate language and then tap the Start icon.

4 Agree to the Terms and ConditionsStep 4 Agree to the Terms and Conditions

If prompted, from the "Verify Your Account" screen, enter your Verizon Account PIN. Follow the onscreen prompts, then tap Next. If you forgot it, reset or create your Account PIN.

Step 5 Activate your new Samsung Galaxy Note10

From the "Phone activation" screen, tap Next. Please allow a few minutes for activation to complete.

Step 6 Transfer your stuff

From the "Bring your old data for quicker setup" screen, select an option and tap Next.

Step 7 Connect to Wi-Fi

From the "Connect to Wi-Fi" screen, select a network. Enter the password and tap Connect or Skip the step.

Step 8 Sign in to Google

Sign in to your Google account or create a new one. Signing in to Google allows you to access Gmail and your Google apps.

Step 9 9. Agree to Google’s Terms of Service

From the "Welcome" screen, review Google's Terms of Service and then tap I Agree to continue.

Step 10 Protect your phone

Add a PIN, pattern, password, face recognition, or fingerprints or choose Not now to bypass locking your screen.

Step 11 Turn on Google Assistant

Enable Google Assistant by tapping Turn on or tap No thanks to skip this step.

Step 12 Set up Google services

Google offers a variety of services that help many of their apps function better. Review all of them and tap the corresponding switch to turn them on. You may need to scroll down to see all of the services. Switches are turned on when in the blue position. Tap Accept after you've turned on all the services you want.

Step 13 Set up Verizon Services

Verizon Services help to improve your experience and optimize your service. Select Location info and Apps info, then tap Accept.

Step 14 Set up Verizon Cloud

Verizon Cloud gives you added protection by backing up your important information to the cloud. Set up Verizon Cloud by tapping Next or Skip the step.

Step 15 Add Security & Privacy

Verizon Security & Privacy protects your phone from malware, viruses and other threats. Set up Verizon Security by tapping Next or Skip the step.

Step 16 Samsung account

From the "Sign in to your Samsung account" screen, sign in to your existing account. Create a new Samsung account or Skip the step.

Step 17 You're all done

From the "Setup Wizard is complete" screen, tap Done to complete setup.