To set up GroupMe:
- Enter your Facebook details, Microsoft Account, Google Account or email address, and then tap Continue.
- Enter your name, set an avatar (profile photo) and create a password.
- Check the box to indicate that you agree to the Terms of Service.
- Check the box if you want to sync your contacts to GroupMe, then tap Continue.
- Enter your phone number and then tap Get PIN. We will send you a text message (SMS) containing a PIN.
- Enter the PIN we sent to your phone into the app and tap Continue. We will take you through a brief tutorial to get you started.
Don't have a smart phone? You can use GroupMe over SMS. To get started, text START to +1 7542201847. We’ll walk you through everything from there. This feature is only available in the US.