I'm having trouble signing up for Pocket. Can you help?

We’re sorry that you are having trouble signing up for Pocket! Here are some solutions to common issues that could prevent you from creating a new Pocket account.

Username or Email Address are already in use

If you see a message that the username or email address you entered is already registered, it's possible that you already have a Pocket (or Read It Later) account. We recommend trying to log into your account by clicking here: Log in to Pocket.

If you are unable to log in, please visit the following page for assistance: I’m unable to log into Pocket. Can you help?

Check your connection

If you see a message about a failed connection, please double-check to make sure you device or computer has a connection to the internet. An internet connection is required to create an account.

Enter a valid email address

If you see a message that your email address is invalid, please re-enter it to make sure it is correct and complete.

Information for Read It Later Users

If you previously used Read It Later, you can use the same username and password to log in to Pocket. There is no need to sign up for a new account. Everything saved in your Read It Later account will be automatically carried over to Pocket.

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